LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT FELLOWSHIP 2018 – 2020
WHAT IF YOUR JOB
The Leadership Development Fellowship by Teach For Vietnam is a globally recognized leadership program in two years to develop a pipeline of leaders from diverse backgrounds for building an ecosystem for education equity and excellence.
YOU WILL CREATE COLLECTIVE IMPACT
Fellows work as official English teachers in primary/ lower secondary schools to empower students in the classroom with excellent English, essential soft skills (critical thinking, problem-solving, creativity, etc.) and growth-mindset, create synergy with local teachers/ principals for school-level impacts and lead community development projects to bring positive changes and profound impacts.
Type: Full-time, fully-paid – Working location: Tây Ninh Province
Find out more about our Fellows HERE
MORE ABOUT OUR PROGRAM
Career Talk: “WHAT IF YOUR JOB WAS CHANGING THE NATION?”
Career Orientation with Teach For Vietnam’s Leadership Development Fellowship 2018
– Time: 14:30 – 16:30, January 20, 2018
– Venue: SIHUB, 273 Dien Bien Phu, District 3, HCMC (Tran Dai Nghia Room)
- Mr. Phuc Huynh, CEO/ Founder of Teach For Vienam, Master in Public Policy – Harvard University
- Ms. Helen Rajan, Head of Delivery Effectiveness – Teach First UK (Top 5 Employers in UK)
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 they work for, Fellow Alumni 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.
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.
YOUR LEADERSHIP JOURNEY
Deadline 1 (Priority): January 31, 2018
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.
Final Selection: April 16, 2018 – May 2018
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.
Fellows are offically on board
Alumni are in action with the life-long commitment to support education equity and excellence
WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR?
Leadership Development Fellows will become official English teachers to teach full-time in primary, lower secondary schools in Tây Ninh province.
- 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
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: 3, Bachelor Degree: 12
Average years of experience: 2
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