More and more English teachers see Vietnam as a prime destination where they can work and live. There are several reasons why Vietnam is so attractive destination for many English teachers. Some of the most notable ones include the fascinating culture, the foreign-friendly people, the tropical climate, and the colorful markets.
Thanks to its rapid economic development and the numerous foreign companies in Vietnam and the millions of English speaking tourists that visit the country each year, the demand for English teachers and tutors has never been greater. Especially, if the teacher is a native speaker and has years of experience in teaching under their belt.
Job requirements and salary
English teachers are required to have at least a Bachelor’s degree and will need to pass a criminal background check. In addition to that, some employers may ask for a TEFL certificate. Even though that’s not mandatory but it’s recommended to have it. In average, English teachers make from $800 to $1,800 per month, more if they are employed by some of the elite international schools. Most full-time English teachers work 30 to 40 hours per week, that’s when you add up office hours, lesson planning, and