Thursday, July 31, 2008

Career opportunities for professional English language educators at RMIT Vietnam

RMIT International University Vietnam <>

Date: Thursday, 31 July 2008, at 5:52 a.m.

Would you like to:

• Teach engaging and enjoyable academic English courses in a university setting
• Prepare learners to take advantage of educational, social and inter- cultural opportunities that will increase their career prospects
• Be part of an Australian initiative that is widening access to international tertiary education in the Asian region
• Enhance the reputation of RMIT International University, Vietnam and the Centre of Language and Learning by providing high quality teaching and valuable learning experiences for all

If you have experience relevant to preparing learners for academic studies and are well qualified, RMIT offers the chance to join a rewarding and satisfying teaching and learning community in Vietnam.

RMIT Vietnam offers:

• A supportive working environment
• A competitive remuneration package including paid annual and sick leave and a medical insurance plan
• Access to modern technology in the classroom
• Training in the use of the latest communication technologies in education
• Professional development

RMIT Vietnam is the Asian hub of the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University (established in 1887) with more than 4 000 students studying in Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi. The English programs are central to the activities of the Centre of Language and Learning and support quality language training and study skills development for students who, having achieved satisfactory results in assessment of English language and academic literacy skills, will gain direct entry to Higher Education programs offered by RMIT in Melbourne and both campuses in Vietnam.

Minimum qualifications and experience required:
• Bachelor degree mandatory, MA preferred
• CELTA or equivalent internationally recognised TEFL qualification
• 2 years relevant experience in English language training
• Native speaker of English

Further information on employment requirements, the University, its programs and its teaching and learning style can be found at

Application package must include:

• employment application form to be found at
(click on 'About RMIT Vietnam' then 'Employment Opportunities')
• current CV detailing relevant experience, previous English teaching and academic qualifications
• names and current email contact details of referees (including current or most recent employer/s)
• copies of degree/s and English teaching qualification
• copy of passport photo page

In a covering letter provide any additional information to support your application including your availability to commence employment with RMIT Vietnam should you be successful in your application.

• Submit the application package to

All foreign employees are required by Vietnamese laws to obtain a Work Permit. RMIT Vietnam will assist employees to obtain the permit however you will be required to obtain a Criminal Clearance from your own country and authentication of your academic qualifications. Additional information will be provided to successful applicants

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