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Full-time Early Years Teacher, February 2020 start

Published: 26 Dec, 2019

Sakura Montessori International School

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Vietnam, Quang Ninh
Full time

Job title

Early Years Teacher

Job description

Sakura Montessori International School (SMIS) is a successful and reputable Montessori school with students ranging in age from 18 months to six years. Established in Vietnam in 2011, SMIS is the leading international standardized Montessori kindergarten in Vietnam. We strive to be pioneers in the education of peace, to nurture the soul, to respect the pace of natural development and to optimize the potential of each child. Our school is known to be the best school applying the most authentic Montessori method. SMIS is recognised a number of Montessori Associations including IAPM in the US.

We are currently looking for a full-time native English teacher for our bilingual classes. Please see the following information:


• To teach ESL to four different groups of children. Actual in-class contact hours of English teaching are 4 hours each day with the other hours for lesson preparation or other duties as directed by the school manager

• To create an authentic and immersive English learning environment for children by interacting and engaging students in different hands-on activities such as: art, craft, reading, playground time and field trips

• To collaborate with Vietnamese co- teachers so as to observe and evaluate children’s performance thus ensuring they are on the correct learning track

• Provide basic child care activities (if needed)

Working hours: 8am–5pm, Monday to Friday (lunch break 12:00 – 13:00)

Salary and benefits

Salary: US $1800/month (no tax is included)

+ Visa and work permit costs covered by SMIS
+ Annual HealthCare package
+ Annual health check: 01 time/year
+ Public holidays: (paid days) Lunar New Year holiday, Independence Day, King Hung Ceremony, Labour Day
+ Paid Christmas holiday: 10 days, including Saturday and Sunday
+ Paid Summer vacation: 10 days, including Saturday and Sunday
+ Team building trip: 01 time/year
+ Holiday bonuses
+ Training opportunities to improve yourself with higher competencies
+ Children tuition exemption: base on Company’s policy


• A love of children and a keen interest in working with, and teaching, young children from 18 months to 6 years
• At least 1-3 years’ teaching experience of English to children 0-6 years at a school or an early childhood or day care center

• Bachelor Degree in Education or related field
• Teaching certification (TESOL, TEFL,..)

How to apply

Please send your CV and supporting documents to -

*Important note: For the safeguarding of our children, before we can consider an appointment we must be in receipt of acceptable police checks (or equivalent) from the country of origin and from the country where the applicant currently resides which is less than 6 months old at the time the applicant leaves the country.

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