English Language Teacher - Vietnam

APAX English

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About the job

APAX English launched in Vietnam in May 2015. Our program brings a new style of curriculum and standard that is raising the bar of English education in Vietnam. With an emphasis on critical thinking, creativity, and character traits for success, our program is entirely unique. This makes it a fun developmental experience for both teachers and students.

Right Now

APAX English has just opened its 100th English Centre and is continuing to open more centers across Vietnam this Summer. APAX English offers the most rewarding teaching experience including charity involvement, ongoing teacher support by foreign management, pioneering bonuses for smaller cities, a competitive salary offer with benefits as well as an 18 to 21-hour teaching week which guarantees teachers a work / life balance and the opportunity to really discover Vietnam.

We are currently hiring more teachers for grand opening centers in July, August and September. Growing a center from scratch can be very rewarding and management positions will be opening imminently.

Job Responsibilities

Typical tasks that may be carried out but not limited to:

  • Preparing and delivering fully organized lessons that are provided (No lesson planning is required)
  • Classroom management
  • Marking and providing appropriate feedback to quizzes, writing assignments, etc.
  • Attending and contributing to training sessions
  • Basic administration: taking attendance, inputting grades, giving monthly feedback on student progress, etc.

Locations

With over 100 centers in more than 25 cities across the North of Vietnam and Ho Chi Minh City, we can offer you the best start to an ESL career in Vietnam.

We have all the systems in place to get teachers: Visas, work permits, qualified to teach and prepared to live in Vietnam.

Qualification Requirements

Bachelor's degree or higher in any field
ESL teaching certificate (TEFL/TESOL,CELTA) OR a teaching certificate (Apax has systems in place to assist with TEFL qualification courses)
Unrestricted right to work in the US, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or South Africa
Able to provide a background check less than 6 months old from your home country or last country of residence
Able to pass a health check required by the Vietnamese government

Experience Requirements

No experience required

Salary

$1200.00 to $1400.00 per month

Opt-in Start up bonus 25,000,000 VND ($1000) paid within the first month (upon legal document submission within 14 days of contract signing)

Entry level salary range from 32,000,000 VND (from $1200 depending on classroom experience) for 18-21 teaching hours per week and up to 25-30 hours per week including administration

Over-time hourly rate of 525,000 VND ($23)

Monthly accommodation allowance of up to 3000 000 VND ($130)

Small-city stipend up to 3 450 000 VND (city dependent) ($150)

Quarterly KPI Bonus up to 2 000 000VND (depending on classroom performance) ($85)

Expert Teacher bonuses (based on optional professional development internal coursework)

Completion Bonus: 10,750,000 VND; pioneering bonus potential for smaller cities ranging from 8,000,000 VND to more than 56,000,000 VND (~$800-$2400)

~20 vacation days

Work permit reimbursement upon 12-month completion

Average class size of 10-16 students

Program training provided

Opportunities for advancement (not only teaching)

Ongoing teacher support

Frequently Asked Questions

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Who are APAX English?

APAX English has just opened its 100th English Centre and is continuing to open more centers across Vietnam this Summer. APAX English offers the most rewarding teaching experience including charity involvement, ongoing teacher support by foreign management, pioneering bonuses for smaller cities, a competitive salary offer with benefits as well as an 18 to 21-hour teaching week which guarantees teachers a work / life balance and the opportunity to really discover Vietnam.

We are currently hiring more teachers for grand opening centers in July, August and September. Growing a center from scratch can be very rewarding and management positions will be opening imminently.

What is the job position?

Typical tasks that may be carried out but not limited to:

  • Preparing and delivering fully organized lessons that are provided (No lesson planning is required)
  • Classroom management
  • Marking and providing appropriate feedback to quizzes, writing assignments, etc.
  • Attending and contributing to training sessions
  • Basic administration: taking attendance, inputting grades, giving monthly feedback on student progress, etc.

How old are the students?

The students vary in age and ability.

Is the curriculum provided?

Yes, no lesson planning is required. Ongoing support for teachers is also provided.

What are the requirements for the position?

You must have the unrestricted right to work in the US, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or South Africa to apply.

Qualification Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in any field
  • ESL teaching certificate (TEFL/TESOL,CELTA) OR a teaching certificate (Apax has systems in place to assist with TEFL qualification courses)

Experience Requirements

  • No Experience required

What is the pay rate?

$1200 - $1400 per month

Plus:

  • Opt-in Start up bonus 25,000,000 VND ($1000) paid within the first month (upon legal document submission within 14 days of contract signing)
  • Entry level salary range from 32,000,000 VND (from $1200 depending on classroom experience) for 18-21 teaching hours per week and up to 25-30 hours per week including administration
  • Over-time hourly rate of 525,000 VND ($23)
  • Monthly accommodation allowance of up to 3000 000 VND ($130)
  • Small-city stipend up to 3 450 000 VND (city dependent) ($150)
  • Quarterly KPI Bonus up to 2 000 000VND (depending on classroom performance) ($85)
  • Expert Teacher bonuses (based on optional professional development internal coursework)
  • Completion Bonus: 10,750,000 VND; pioneering bonus potential for smaller cities ranging from 8,000,000 VND to more than 56,000,000 VND (~$800-$2400)
  • ~20 vacation days
  • Work permit reimbursement upon 12-month completion

What are the teaching hours?

25-30 contracted hours a week. Tuesday - Sunday evenings and Saturday and Sunday mornings