Working at ΛIS
ΛIS General Information
American International School is a international school in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, offering an American-based curriculum for grades PK to 12. Our high school program includes the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IB) and Advanced Placement Program (AP). The majority of our students are local. The school is accredited by Council of International Schools (CIS) and the Western Association of Colleges and Schools (WASC) at the high school level (Grades 9-12).
Our general teacher-student ratio is 1:20. Majority of faculty are from Northern America, U.K. and a small number are from Canada, Australia, Vietnam and a few other countries.
Compensation and Benefits
An initial contract is offered for two years with competitive salary and benefits among international schools in Vietnam. Teaching staff will be placed on the appropriate step of the salary scale commensurate with their degrees/qualifications as well as full academic year work experience in a preK-12 school setting. Salaries are paid in net terms (tax free) for a 12-month period during each academic year, resulting in a high saving potential.
Salary ranges from USD 25,000 to USD 34,000 and benefits include housing allowance, settling allowance, health insurance, contract-end airfare, sick leave, personal leave, school holidays, summer holidays, and gratuity bonus and annual round-trip airfare for an extended contract, dependents’ benefits (tuition fee waiver for up to two children, airfare, health insurance, visa) and staff professional development opportunities.
Generally, new faculty report for a new school year on August 1 and the last day of school is on June 14. On average, there are 183 student-contact days and 5 professional development days. For details of school holidays and other events, please click here.
We welcome candidates to send their application, including resumes, licensure/certification details, a recent photo, and contact details for 3 references to: