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Language Link Vietnam- teachers needed

Language Link Vietnam has a successful schools program with over 24 locations around Hanoi. The program has been running for five years now and is seeking to recruit teachers for the academic year with schools starting as early as July. Our teachers have access to all the resources of Language Link's language centers as well as tech solutions to help them keep organized and connected with a large network of teachers. Schools Link is a great way to integrate oneself into the culture of Hanoi and work within the Vietnamese school system, but with the support and resources of a large company.  



Our program has teachers in both primary and secondary schools. Your post is assigned based on experience and expertise. Class sizes are limited to 25 students and are taught with the help of a teaching assistant, who in many cases is an English teacher from the public school. Part of our goal is to have a cultural exchange of different teaching strategies and ideas. Most assistants are eager to share their experience and learn from yours.

The main textbooks used are Pearson Longman's, ODI (Our Discovery Island) for primary classes and Solutions put out by Oxford University Press. Schools Link teachers are provided with texts, pacing guides, flashcards, and other resources to help them teach their students.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Teaching the provided syllabus using ESL methods
  • Creating and administering engaging speaking activities
  • Administering quarterly and final tests
  • Participating in mandatory training workshops and meetings
  • Attending parent-teacher meetings annually
  • In certain circumstances, working or covering at the Language Center
  • Finding a means of transportation to and from the school
  • Regular communication with our office

All Full Time contracts also offer

  • 395,000 VND-460,000 VND per hour based on experience
  • An additional 87,000 VND per hour off-site bonus
  • Completion bonus and severance payment
  • 16 days paid annual leave
  • 10 days paid national holidays (inc.Christmas Day)
  • Full Inpatient and Evacuation Medical Insurance
  • Visa & Work Permits
  • Setup of a local bank account
  • Guaranteed minimum of 70 hours monthly payment

Required qualifications

  • Two years of related ESL experience
  • University diploma
  • A CELTA, Trinity or equivalent TEFL teaching certificate
  • A clean Police Clearance Check
  • Must be a native English speaker or equivalent with evidence of high proficiency

Desired Skills and Attributes

  • Self-sufficient: ability to manage oneself in an unfamiliar environment
  • Culturally sensitive: desire to interact with other Vietnamese teachers
  • Flexible: willingness to adapt to unfamiliar situations
  • Mobile: ability to transport oneself to different locations in Hanoi
  • Experienced: at ease with large groups of students and various approaches to ESL teaching
  • Creative: ability to solve problems and come up with interesting and dynamic lesson plans
  • Committed- willing to stay until contract completion

Other details

Please send a cover letter and CV to Only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview. You can also check out the schools website for more information.


Contract Start Date: Ongoing

Contract length: 1 Year

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