American International School Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam is a 3 Programme IB Continuum School. We offer children from 3 years old to Grade 12 a robust curriculum delivered through the program framework of the International Baccalaureate Organization.
More than 90% of our students are Vietnamese nationals intent on pursuing university study in English-speaking cultures. AISVN is accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). AISVN has been authorized to offer the IB Diploma Programme since 2010 and the Primary Years Programme (PYP) since July 2020. AISVN is currently a candidate school for the Middle Years Programme (MYP).
Our teacher-student ratio is 1:7. While the faculty is composed of teachers from over 20 different countries, the majority is from Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States.
Faculty report for a new school year on or about August 1. New faculty report three work days prior to the full faculty start. The last day of school is on or about June 5.
The academic calendar includes 180 student-contact days, eight professional days, and a generous vacation schedule. For details about school holidays and other events, please click here.
American International School Vietnam is fully committed to ensuring the health and well-being of the children it serves. Its recruitment procedures follow international “Safe Recruitment” guidelines. All teachers hired by AISVN are subject to thorough background checks and must present satisfactory results from both home of record and previous countries in which they have resided. Detailed resumes and reference reports provided by placement agencies, as well as an extensive interview process conducted by the school’s hiring team, help ensure the rigor of the AISVN commitment to “Safe Recruitment.” Former employers are contacted for every hire.
The Council of International Schools website includes a comprehensive resource that provides information on criminal background check procedures worldwide. More information can be found at this link.
AISVN requires all candidates to produce these certificates before arrival at the school as a condition of employment.
If you wish to submit an application for possible openings, please click here to apply through our online application system (with Schrole, there is no cost involved). As Schrole is the main database from which we recruit teachers, all candidates for posted openings must apply through its database. For an updated list of openings please see the top of this page or visit the Schrole website.
This school year, AISVN will be represented at the following recruitment fairs:
For any hiring inquiries, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org