LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT FELLOWSHIP 2018 – 2020
WHAT IF YOUR JOB
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
HOW FELLOWS – FUTURE LEADERS
CAN BUILD AN ECOSYSTEM FOR COLLECTIVE IMPACT
AND SUPPORT EDUCATION
OUR ASSESSMENT PARTNER – BRITISH COUNCIL
British Council will become our Assessment Partner to evaluate your English capabilities. If you don’t have IELTS or TOEFL certificate by the deadline 15/4, you will be required to take a 3-hour test – Aptis, organized by British Council. Teach For Vietnam will sponsor from 50% to 100% test fee. Test time will be confirmed for those candidates who pass the Application round (exception will be considered case by case). Please read more details below.
☑️ What is Aptis?
Aptis is an English language proficiency test. It provides reliable, accurate results about the English skills of participants. Aptis Advanced tests language competency for levels of English from CEFR level B1 to C2.
☑️ Do I need to pay for the Aptis test fee?
Teach For Vietnam will sponsor from 50% to 100% of the test fees with regard to candidates’ needs and personal situations. We will make sure that potential candidates are fully supported.
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, pedagogy 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
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
- 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
ACCREDITATION TO BECOME QUALIFED TEACHERS
TKT (Teaching Knowledge Test) – A Cambridge English Certificate
What is TKT?
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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