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Teach Abroad in Vietnam - TEFL Included


Vietnam: Can Tho, Da lat, Da nang and 5 other cities


The Smaller Earth Teach Abroad in Vietnam program will find a teacher placement for all participants after successful completion of your TEFL course and orientation period. During the placement, you will receive accommodation, Vietnamese lessons, a monthly stipend of approximately 300 USD, and a support network.

Age and Required Experience

* Minimum 19 years old
* Completion of high school (with good grades, 18 year olds may be considered)
* Native English speaker or advanced level
* Experience working with children
* University degree preferred
* Mature, Flexible, and ability to adapt to changes
* Good communication skills
* Travel Experience a plus
* Must submit a background check and complete medical form

There are two start dates in 2013 - January 19 and March 8.

To apply, you will need to provide a reference, proof of diploma (high school or college), and a copy of your passport. We will then set up an interview with our partner in Vietnam to formally accept your placement.


  • English

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching

  • English
  • Vietnamese

Cost in US$:


Program Fees Include:

Airport pick-up; 4 week TEFL course in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; food and accommodation included during TEFL course; Vietnamese lessons; Guaranteed Teacher placement; Accommodation during teacher placement


300 USD monthly stipend; accommodation provided

Experience Required


This Program is open to

American, Australian, Canadian, European, Kiwi, South African and Worldwide Participants.

Participants Travel


Typically Participants Work

in Groups of 3-5 during teacher placement

Application Process Involves

  • Letters of Reference
  • Online Application
  • Phone/Video Interview
  • Resume

Post Services Include

  • Alumni Network
  • Exit Debriefing Abroad
  • Job and Internship Network
  • Re-Entry Debriefing at Home