Why Vietnam teaching jobs are worth it
Teaching jobs in Vietnam are always highly sought-after, yet there are still competitive teaching jobs opportunities in Vietnam for individuals who are interested in making a real living. In Vietnam, you can choose to live in Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi or some other big cities in Vietnam. But today, we would like to introduce Ho Chi Minh City.
Ho Chi Minh City is one of the biggest cities, whose role as the economic center of Vietnam helps bring in a lot of international business and has contributed to the modernization of the city, especially creating a diversified and profitable economy with many opportunities for expats planning on working in Ho Chi Minh City.
The Local Economy
Ho Chi Minh City is known for being one of Vietnam’s biggest economic and financial centers. Accounting for one-third of Vietnam’s GDP every year, this city is widely considered as one of the fastest growing markets for technology, tourism, services and manufacturing in the region and the top emerging property market in Asia-Pacific.
This is exactly Large Market for ESL Teachers
Considered one of the world’s fastest growing economies, with a population of over 10 million people and a traditional commitment to education, Ho Chi Minh city offers thousands of employment opportunities to foreign English teachers each year.
Ho Chi Minh city offers thousands of employment opportunities to foreign English teachers each year
Good Salaries, Low cost of living
An English teacher in Vietnam’s salary is quite strong! Over 1,200 US dollars is the amount of money that a typical first-time English teacher in Vietnam can earn per month. That might be poverty-level wages in New York City, but in Ho Chi Minh City, where monthly rent for a furnished apartment ranges anywhere from 150 to 300 U.S. dollars a person, you will feel like you live a worthy life.
In Ho Chi Minh city, you can easily find some delicious small restaurants with the proper price. Hence, you easily have three meals a day with under $10 USD, all in all making your English teacher salary significant.
One of the best food cultures
When coming to Ho Chi Minh city and Vietnam, you can eat delicious bread while drinking a cup of coffee on almost any street corner. Vietnamese cuisine is fresh, balanced, healthy and most of all tasty.
Amazing Travel Opportunities in Vietnam & Around Asia
There are a lot of fantastic landscapes in Vietnam. You can travel out of Ho Chi Minh city on the weekends or the holidays to enjoy Vietnam. From the lush highlands of Sapa to the imperial treasures of Hue city and the beaches of Nha Trang, Đà Nẵng, Phan Thiết and so on, Vietnam is loaded with great travel chances. Moreover, Ho Chi Minh city is situated in the heart of Asia, it makes for a great opportunity for exploring other Asian nations such as Cambodia, Laos, Thailand…
Where can you seek a Vietnam teaching Job?
EMG Education was one of the first private enterprises in Vietnam to implement high-quality international Math, Science and English curricula to state schools in the country and the very first to successfully integrate such a curriculum into Vietnam’s national curriculum across all grades from 1 to 12. Hence, we are constantly looking for qualified and dedicated teachers to join our academic team.
We have a nice office-based community with lots of social expats who are keen to make friends. We offer a competitive salary with other added benefits such as free office lunch, free transportation etc.
Please find out more about our Job Descriptions and how to apply here and hope to see you soon!