ABOUT THE PROGRAM

The Leadership Development Fellowship (LDF) 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.

Type: Full-time, fully-paid     Working location: Tay Ninh province      Find out more about our Fellows  HERE

WHY LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT FELLOWSHIP?

AS A TEACHER-LEADER, YOU WILL CREATE COLLECTIVE IMPACT.

Through being equipped with deep local understanding, skills, and expertise to make positive impacts on students, local teachers, parents, and community

The highlight of the STEM Fellowship is a combination of teaching STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) and integration with the mindset of Design Thinking known as Design for Change. It aims to design holistic approaches addressing the challenges in the nation including tourism and agriculture field.

LEADER IN CLASSROOM

Become full-time, fully paid official English

LEADER IN SCHOOL

Build close relationship with local teachers

LEADER IN COMMUNITY

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

 

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR?

Changemaker who wants to experience a globally recognized two-year full-time fellowship with these sets of mind: #personaldevelopment #changemaker #challengeseeker #growth #teachertobe #tackleinequality

BASIC REQUIREMENTS

 

● Vietnamese Citizen
● Bachelor’s Degree in ANY discipline or proof of completing
Bachelor’s
 Degree
● Minimum GPA: 2.5/4, or 7.0/10
● Being passionate about teaching
● Proactive
● Strong communication skill
● A commitment to Teach For Vietnam’s Vision and Mission, and alignment with our Core Values
For English (You will receive English:
1. IELTS from 6.5 (TOEFL 80, CEFR C1, or equivalent) with a valid expiry date.
2. Pedagogical Certificate or Certificate of Teaching English such as TKT, TESOL, CELTA …
  • For English Bachelor without Pedagogical training: SKIP the 1st requirement but are required the 2nd.
  • For English Bachelor with Pedagogical training (come from Pedagogy University or Education University): SKIP both requirements.
You need to submit an English certificate unless you studied full-time in English speaking countries for at least 1 year. 

Successful candidates without a certificate will get fee sponsor. Click the button discover more about the support:

PREFERRED COMPETENCIES

 

● A track record of leadership and outstanding achievement
● Excellent problem-solving skills, critical thinking, and creativity
● 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
For STEM Fellowship Only: 
● No compulsory to have an English certificate but need to have Pedagogical Certificate from the Ministry of Education
● Graduated in science, technology, pedagogy (math, physics, chemistry, biology), agriculture and forestry, architecture OR have an interest in STEM subjects
● Basic knowledge of IoT and AI
● Have operations and maintenance skill

Successful candidates without a certificate will get fee sponsor. Click the button discover more about the support:

COMPENSATION

In order to fully engage in the Fellowship Journey, you will get our full supporting framework

COMPENSATION: 8 million VND net/ month | Basic living cost in Tay Ninh is 1/2 to Ho Chi Minh
  • As a full-time fellow, you will receive a competitive salary of 8 million VND net/ month and entitled to benefits of Social, Health
    Especially, you will experience a meaningful career by living a local lifestyle in Tay Ninh, where the project is currently based. You will work with people of diverse backgrounds, to lean on and strive for the best together. Moreover, you’ll likely spend less for rent and other expenses. 

SUPPORT POLICY

1. We will support the funding of the APTIS Teacher version Exam (alternative international certificate beside IELTS, TOEFL, ..). Exam results are converted to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR)
https://www.britishcouncil.vn/thi/aptis

Conditions of support:
 
100% funding support when: You reach the C1 equivalence point
50% funding support: If you do not reach C1, and the next test will cost you.

2. 100% funding for the Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT) issued by the Cambridge English Language Assessment, a division of the University of Cambridge. The certificate is internationally recognized, highly valued and a benchmark of quality. 

HOUSING AND TRANSPORTATION

We will support Housing (Bus, Train or Air ticket) for potential candidates from other areas of Vietnam to join the Assessment center in HCMC.  

TRAINING INSTITUDE (6-8 WEEKS)

All incoming fellows will attend Training Institute (6-8 weeks) before they begin teaching. Your housing and one -way travelling to Institute expenses are covered. You will also receive a training stipend and lunch allowance during the Institute.

CAREER DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY
Teach For Vietnam staff member

After 02 years as teacher-leader, you can join Teach For Vietnam or projects to make a long-term impact on systemic changes to diverse sectors.

Inspiring Social Innovators

Fast-track your career as a social intra/entre-preneur to empower change and innovation for the community.

Graduate students or valuable employee with strong leadership experience

As a fellow of Teach For All network, you will be recognized as a strong candidate by world’s top universities, such as Harvard, Stanford, Princeton, Oxford, and Johns Hopkins. Moreover, you may be eligible to apply for graduate school admissions stipends and scholarships. 

RECRUITMENT PROCESS

 
All the steps to become a teacher-leader.

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CONTACT

Headquarters: R4-08, Road no. 2, Tan Phong Ward, District 7, ho chi minh CITY. Ho Chi Minh

RO: TT. Youth Tay Ninh 30/4 Street, Ward 3, ho chi minh CITY. Tay Ninh

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