Full Time ESL Teachers Needed in Hai Phong, Vietnam

Full Time ESL Teachers Needed in Hai Phong, Vietnam

Experience working in a fascinating country with a unique cultural combination of old and new, traditional and modern. Apollo is currently looking for energetic, creative and dedicated teachers to join our Hai Phong teams.


Hai Phong 1 is the largest Apollo centre nationwide with a dynamic and enthusiastic teaching team of 20 teaching Young Learners, adults and Corporate classes. Hai Phong 2 is a newer center and growing fast, teaching young Learners.


Start date: ASAP


We have 20 years of experience teaching English in Vietnam and currently operate about 20 training centres nationwide. Apollo Hai Phong offers a range of classes, teaching young learners (3 to 17) and adults (17+) with opportunities to teach Adult classes, Business English and corporate clients.




  • Planning communicative, student-centred and participative lessons while following a designated syllabus 
  • Participating in professional development activities. These include training sessions, peer observations and developmental observations led by senior academic team members 
  • Teaching across our range of levels, ages, and courses 
  • Administering and marking course tests 
  • Writing student reports 
  • Conducting placement testing 
  • Teaching off-site classes, as required


Average teaching hours: normally scheduled at 18-25 hours per week. Classes run from 7:30am to 10:00pm Monday through Friday; 7:45 am to 8:15pm on Saturday and Sunday. Split shifts are sometimes inevitable, though they are avoided where possible. Whenever possible, teachers are scheduled two consecutive days off.

What we offer
  • Competitive salary with performance based contract completion bonus 
  • Overtime payment 
  • Work permit costs covered by Apollo 
  • Fully paid leave: up to 15 days of annual leave and up to 10 days of public holidays – (applying to one year contracts) 
  • Salary and benefits paid in Vietnamese Dong. Tax is payable on a progressive scale and averages around 11-12% for a typical full-time teacher

Please visit our website for information about teaching at Apollo, teaching and living in Vietnam: www.apollo.edu.vn www.teachatapollo.com 


At Apollo you can expect: 

  • A commitment to ongoing professional development and high-quality teaching standards 
  • A wide range of resources and modern facilities 
  • A variety of courses and learners 
  • Academic and personal support from a dedicated team 
  • Opportunities for career development
What we want

Essential requirements for all teaching positions:


  • CELTA / Trinity TESOL / IHC 
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher 
  • Full mastery of English across all 4 skills to CEFR C2/IELTS band 9 
  • A willingness to teach across our full range of classes 
  • Clean criminal record check (with validity within 6 months) 
  • Adaptability, flexibility, and cultural sensitivity 
  • 4 months’ validity on passport; 
  • Preferably with kindy experience

You need to have the requirements below:

English Level

AND one of the following sets to apply:

TEFL Certificate
How to apply

Please visit our website for information about teaching at Apollo, teaching and living in Vietnam: www.apollo.edu.vn and www.teachatapollo.com


Interested candidates are invited to apply via email to Recruitment at [email protected] . Your application should include a cover letter stating your desired working location, your updated CV in English and scanned copies of your degree(s) and Teaching Certificates. Candidates who have already obtained a current valid Police Check preferred. Submission of original documents will be required later for Work Permit application, photocopies will not be accepted. 

*Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. 

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