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Dwight School Hanoi is the newest addition to the global network of Dwight Schools located in New York, London, Seoul, Dubai, Shanghai, and Dwight Global Online School. The School will be a premium K-12 school located at The Manor Central Park in Hanoi and is planned to open to students in August 2024.

We are seeking Language Teachers and candidates must demonstrate native-level proficiency in the language they intend to teach, along with effective teaching abilities in both language and literature. Experience with the IB programme, commitment to personalized learning, and modern assessment methods are preferred. Strong communication skills and collaboration with colleagues, students, and parents are essential. Candidates should contribute to curriculum development, possess exceptional subject knowledge, teaching experience, resilience, and thrive in a fast-paced environment. A teaching degree is a prerequisite.


• Teach IB PYP/MYP Vietnamese Home Language Program... and Language Acquisition Program to students.

• Innovative, connected, creative, collaborative, flexible and proactive professional, who has a passion for your subject.

• Demonstrate strong beliefs that all students can access and succeed in Vietnamese Language and that the cornerstone of student confidence is the acquisition of foundational content, skills, and understandings.

• Have a keen interest in promoting student well-being through teaching and learning in the Vietnamese classroom and beyond.

• Demonstrate at all times the learner profile attributes/dispositions.

• Conviction to the development of inquiry-based and conceptually driven curriculum units and educational programmes.

• Effective practice to utilize technology within teaching and learning.

• Assess and provide feedback on student growth and development in Vietnamese Language.

• Teach and expose students to Vietnamese culture through the arts, music, and storybooks, and the celebration of national and regional festivals as part of language development.

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employees may perform other related duties assigned by the manager to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.


• Experience in teaching Vietnamese with preference given to experience in the IB PYP/MYP.

• Bachelor degree or above in Education (Early Years/Primary/Middle & Upper School) or a related field.

• Experience in a similar role in international schools.

• Excellent references indicating a passion for teaching Vietnamese.

• Outstanding communication (both written and spoken) in Vietnamese and English.

• Commitment to the school’s extra-curricular activities programme.


• Embrace the school’s Mission and Guiding Statements and put student learning first.

• Have the ability to teach across a diverse range of abilities and motivations using differentiation.

• Have the ability to incorporate varied instructional models and assessment methods to optimize student learning.

• Plan collaboratively and contribute across disciplines.

• Motivate students to become creative and critical thinkers, who are actively engaged in their own learning.

• Create a safe, secure and stimulating environment based on understanding, respect and shared agreements in accordance with Dwight School Hanoi’s Child Safeguarding Policy.

• Value and make productive use of the diversity of cultures and perspectives that exist in the school community.

• Team player who is flexible, resilient, and a risk taker with a positive growth mind-set.

• Confidence to seek support when uncertain or challenged


Apply - Vietnamese Teachers (ECD/Primary/Upper & Middle)