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Part-time Teacher Of English

Havas People
Hanoi City (VN)
VND 34,922,500 to 38,357,500/month. This is the minimum salary for 50 hours of teaching/month.
Closing date
Mar 16, 2024

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Job Role
Teacher Educator
Focus Area
Teacher Education
Job Type

There is a high demand for English language learning in Vietnam due to the country's economic growth, increasing internationalization, and government vision to improve English language proficiency. Certifications like IELTS are also becoming essential for accessing study opportunities, qualifications, and employment in Vietnam. The British Council currently has three locations in Ho Chi Minh City and four in Hanoi, with plans to open four more centers in 2024 to meet market demand. This expansion creates employment opportunities in ELT in a dynamic and diverse country.


Joining dates are available in May or August 2024.


The teaching activity is managed nationally, with Cluster Leads, Academic Managers, and support teams. Teaching focuses on young learners (5 to 17 years old), comprising over 70% of the activity. The British Council currently teaches around 4,500 young learners and 1,700 adults simultaneously.


Role Purpose 

  • To maintain and enhance professional development and academic quality in the teaching center, through the management of in-house teacher development programme and support
  • To promote and ensure quality teaching and effective learning of English
  • To provide learners with a rewarding and stimulating English language learning experience
  • To support the wider aims of British Council and its cultural relations mission


Main Accountabilities

  • Plan, prepare and deliver high-quality English language teaching that meets the needs of different customer groups, taking into account individual learning styles.
  • Monitor progress and regularly provide feedback to help manage students’ performance throughout the course, while actively promoting learner autonomy.
  • Contribute to the development, evaluation, and improvement of English language courses, materials and related services, in order to meet students’ needs by actively working as a member of the teaching team.
  • Complete teaching related administrative tasks to specified standards.
  • Actively engage in professional development and performance management to ensure quality and high standards in teaching and learning and maintain the British Council’s position at the forefront of best ELT practice.




  • Undergraduate degree (BA or equivalent / higher)
  • Cambridge CELTA, Trinity CertTESOL or equivalent recognised entry-level qualification to teach English as a Foreign/Second Language
  • CELT-YL extension/TYLEC or commit to complete these courses while in post.
  • For Vietnamese nationals only: A BA or equivalent/ higher in ESL or related field



  • CELT-YL extension/TYLEC
  • PGCE in Primary/Secondary or equivalent
  • Recognised diploma in EFL i.e. Cambridge DELTA/Trinity DipTESOL


Work Experience

At least 1-year post-qualification experience (600 hours) covering at least two of the following age-groups

• Young learners aged 6 to 10

• Young learners aged 11 to 13

• Young learners aged 14 to 17


Contract Duration : 24 Months

Renewable Period- Renewable

Contract Type – Fixed term

Contract Teaching Hours- 20 Hours Contract

Work schedule (as per operational needs): Work schedules for teachers may include evening and weekend shifts in one or more centers within their city of residence. However, teachers are generally scheduled at one location per day. Although schedules may change periodically, advance notice is given.


Role Requirement: Proof of Identity requirements

Applicants must be potentially eligible to work in Vietnam and must hold a passport which has at least two blank pages and at least 6 months’ remaining validity.



  • Annual Leave: 12 working days per annum plus Vietnamese public holidays (currently 11 days per year).
  • Reimbursable travel expenses if you are recruited from outside Vietnam: For employees taking up a part-time teaching role joining from outside Vietnam, any expenses incurred relating to travel to Vietnam, including airfare, baggage or temporary accommodation on arrival will be reimbursed against receipts up to a permissible allowance limit of USD1,500.


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