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Secondary A-Level Psychology Teacher

Vietnam Australia International School
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Housing Allowance Provided on a monthly basis
Airfare reimbursement for economy flight for overseas hires
Start date
Start July 2024
2 years
  • High School
  • Licensed Teacher
  • Bachelor
  • 3 years of teaching experience
  • Psychology
  • Teaching Credential/License

This is a certified Secondary Psychology teaching position that requires you to have a recognized teaching qualification in Secondary Psychology. 

Please note that you must have the following qualifications to be considered:

  • Bachelor or Master in Education or
  • Relevant degree (minimum 3-year Bachelor degree) and a post-graduate qualification in education (PGCE, IPGCE, Teaching Now/Ready) and/or a teaching license from a national/state accreditation board)

Furthermore, we are looking for a teacher who:

  • Has demonstrable experience teaching Psychology in a UK curriculum environment up to A-Level
  • Has a strong curiosity about learning about other cultures and working with diverse people
  • Has a genuine interest in the field of Psychology from both a pedagogical and theoretical perspective
  • Display an open mindset and ability to develop efficient student and parent relationships
  • Shows a willingness to embrace our VAS core values
  • Has real enthusiasm for their subject and a commitment to teaching Psychology
  • Believes that Psychology plays an important role in the development of student's skills, knowledge, and understanding
  • Recognises the value of learning beyond the classroom in enhancing the understanding and experience of the world in which we live
  • Is a team player, with a ‘can do’ solution-focused attitude
  • Possesses outstanding communication skills and personal integrity

Expat teacher benefits at VAS consist of a competitive salary, monthly housing allowance, relocation allowance for overseas hired teachers, tuition waiver for up to two children, international health insurance, up to 12 weeks of paid holidays, retention bonus, and more. You can expect to teach an average of 23 teaching hours per week, plus 3 hours per month allocated to substitute teaching. In addition, you will have a generous amount of non-contact time for planning, preparation, and professional growth.

What will you do?

As a teacher of A-level psychology, you will be a well-qualified, enthusiastic, and inspiring teacher joining a supportive, welcoming, and successful team, with excellent outcomes. The successful candidate must also be hard-working, dedicated, and ideally, be keen to join the team in providing additional support to students in need, thereby encouraging success for all.

  • Teaching Secondary Cambridge International A-Level Psychology curriculum
  • Ensuring that teaching and learning in the classroom are of a consistently high quality
  • Actively contributing to a cohesive, hardworking, and happy team, with a strong collegiate culture
  • Promoting and developing students’ academic, personal, and social development beyond the classroom
This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job

With six modern campuses, a large team of professional teachers, and experienced academic managers, Vietnam Australia School (VAS) offers a highly unique and integrated bilingual K-12 education system for nearly 7,500 predominantly Vietnamese students. With an increasing student base and curriculum offerings, we are excited to seek applications from qualified candidates to join our dynamic and professional teaching team.

VAS Vision

To be a growing school group of excellence, preparing students to be successful in life and higher education, whilst preserving Vietnamese values through a combination of National and International education programs.

VAS Mission

VAS will transparently set out its core values and empower all its stakeholders to fully apply themselves to achieve the highest standard in each of these values in a culture of continuous improvement. VAS will deliver a harmonious combination of national and international education programs with a high level of English and Vietnamese language proficiency. VAS will create a community of national and international managers, teachers, and staff who passionately and efficiently deliver VAS’s education programs. VAS will excel in communicating and engaging with parents to create a partnership where parents support teachers and staff to ensure that their children achieve their full potential. VAS will provide its education programs to a growing number of students and in a growing number of locations sustainably and responsibly.
This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job

There are several places to find jobs teaching English in Vietnam: colleges, language institutions, and international schools. Teach abroad jobs in Vietnam exist for licensed teachers, teachers with IB experience, and ESL instructors.

89,693,000 (2013)
Vietnamese dong ( ₫)
Folk religions/beliefs
Tropical and Temperate
331,210 km²
This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job
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