LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT FELLOWSHIP 2018 – 2020

WHAT IF YOUR JOB

WAS CHANGING

THE NATION?

The Leadership Development Fellowship by Teach For Vietnam is a globally recognized leadership program in two years to build a pipeline of leaders for education equity and excellence from diverse backgrounds.

AS TEACHER-LEADER,

YOU WILL CREATE COLLECTIVE IMPACT

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LEADERSHIP IN CLASSROOM

Official English teacher to equip students with critical skills to succeed in the 21st century: leadership, critical thinking, creativity, collaboration, grit,etc.

Empower students to reach their fullest potentials; encourage them to take ownership of their studying and their life and inspire them to aim beyond social limitations.

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LEADERSHIP IN
SCHOOL

Build close relationship with local school teachers & principals, share best practices and cooperate with them for win-win solutions to improve teaching quality.

Initiate and implement projects for educational development in local schools and network.

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LEADERSHIP IN COMMUNITY

Build close connections with local communities based on respect and trust.

Actively engage local communities to act towards positive changes with projects that support sustainable development and community development.

MORE ABOUT OUR PROGRAM

HOW FELLOWS – FUTURE LEADERS

CAN BUILD AN ECOSYSTEM FOR COLLECTIVE IMPACT

AND SUPPORT EDUCATION

 

WHY SHOULD YOU BECOME A FELLOW?

 

 

DURING 2-YEAR FELLOWSHIP

A globally recognized leadership development program

Full-time, competitive salary for professional

Be a part of a global movement to ensure education equity as change-maker

Intensive training and support during 2 years on leadership, pedagory skills and community development.

 

AFTER THE FELLOWSHIP

 

Regardless of the industries fellow alumni work for, they are committed to collective leadership to build a sustainable ecosystem supporting education that provides opportunies for all children in Vietnam.

Leader in the classroom, school, and community:

Working directly in education with various different roles: in the classroom as teacher, school manager, policy maker… to change lives of thousands of students, collaborate with other teachers and policy-makers to improve education quality.

Social Entrepreneur:

Fast-tracking your career as social entrepreneur with support from Teach For Vietnam, bringing changes and innovations toward a better society.

Valuable employee with strong leadership experience:

2 years managing classroom and community projects will Fellows master leadership skills such as organization, people management, and problem-solving in an unstructured environment. Those skills are transferrable and valuable in any sector. Over the world, many top employers including BCG, McKinsey, and Google recruit fellow alumni.

Details

Graduate Student:

As a fellow of Teach For All network, you will be recognized as strong candidate by world’s top universities, such as:

Harvard, Stanford, Princeton, Oxford, and Johns Hopkins.

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YOUR LEADERSHIP JOURNEY

November 18, 2017 - April 15, 2018

Deadline 1 (Priority): January 31, 2017

Successful candidates who apply for the Fellowship program
by this deadline will be invited to an early Selection Process.

Deadline 2: April 15, 2018

A successful candidate may not need to go through all rounds of the Selection Process.
Selection Process may happen before Application deadline.

April 16, 2018 - May 2018

Final Selection: April 16, 2018 – May 2018

June - July, 2018

Summer Institute

SI is a 6-8 week full-time training to prepare fellows as a successful leader in classroom, school and community. Fellows will have the opportunity to teach in classrooms with local students in summer.

August 2018 - May 2020

Fellows are offically on board

June 2020

Alumni are in action with the life-long commitment to support education equity and excellence

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

Leadership Development Fellows will be official English teachers to teach full-time in primary, lower secondary schools in Tây Ninh province.

BASIC REQUIREMENTS

  • Vietnamese Citizen
  • Fluent English (preferable: IELTS from 7.0, TOEFL from 90, or equivalent. Fellows will need to submit English certificate by June 2018, except for ones studied full-time in English speaking countries for at least 1 year)
  • Bachelor Degree in ANY major or proof of completing it by August 2018
  • Minimum GPA: 2.5/4, or 7.0/10
  • Strong communication skill
  • A commitment to Teach For Vietnam’s Vision and Mission, and alignment with our Core Values

PREFERRED COMPETENCIES & SKILLS

  • A track record of leadership and outstanding achievement
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, critical thinking and creativity
  • Strong organizational skills
  • A strong belief in the potential of every child
  • Humility, appreciation of diversity, respect and empathy for others
  • Determination, resilience, and perseverance in the face of challenges

WHAT KIND OF SUPPORT WILL
FELLOWS

RECEIVE?

ACCREDITATION TO BECOME QUALIFED TEACHERS

TKT (Teaching Knowledge Test) – A Cambridge English Certificate

TKT is an alternative pathway to teaching that Fellows need to achieve within the first year of the Fellowship Program. Trainings and fee for taking the test are fully supported by Teach For Vietnam.

What is TKT?

TKT is a flexible series of modular teaching qualifications, which test participants’ knowledge in specific areas of English language teaching. Fellows will receive a Cambridge English certificate for each module they complete. TKT is ideal for people who want to prove their teaching knowledge with a globally recognised certificate.

OUR 2017 – 2019 FELLOWS

Number of Fellows: 16

Our 16 fellows are teaching as official English teachers in 32 schools in Tây Ninh province.

 

Background: Business, Arts, Pedagogy, Social Science & Humanity, Biology & Natural Science, Geography, Education Leadership, History, Anthropology, Physics, Urban Planning…

Age range: 22 to 38

Fresh graduates (2) and young professionals (14)

Academic background level: PhD Degree: 1, Master Degree: 4, Bachelor Degree: 12

Average years of experience: 2

 

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LIÊN HỆ

Trụ sở: 77 Phạm Thái Bường, Phường Tân Phong, Quận 7, TP. Hồ Chí Minh

VPĐD: TT. Thanh thiếu nhi Tây Ninh, Đường 30/4, Phường 3, TP. Tây Ninh

Fellow@teachforvietnam.org

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