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Job details

Primary Teacher
British International School, Hanoi

Job reference: 011345

Location: British International School, Hanoi

Closing date: 25/06/2021

Department: Teachers

Nord Anglia Education (NAE) is the world’s leading premium schools organisation, with 69 schools located across 29 countries in the Americas, Europe, China, Southeast Asia, India and the Middle East. Together, our schools educate over 67,000 students from kindergarten through to the end of secondary school. We are driven by one unifying philosophy: we are ambitious for our schools, students, teachers, staff and communities, and we inspire every child who attends an NAE school to achieve more than they ever imagined possible.

Every parent wants the best for their child — so do we. NAE schools deliver high quality, transformational education and ensure excellent academic outcomes by going beyond traditional learning. Our global scale enables us to recruit and retain world-leading teachers and to offer unforgettable experiences through global and regional events, while our engaging learning environments ensure all our students love coming to school.  We create unique opportunities to benefit our students and people, such as the Global Campus, Nord Anglia University, and our collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF and King’s College London.

About the school

British International School, Hanoi is located in the Long Bien district of Hanoi, in a clean, quiet and secure neighborhood which offers the perfect environment for well-being. Our spectacular facilities provide the stage for excellence in sport and the performing arts.  We think beyond traditional education to transform learning and we are proud of our flexible learning spaces which optimise innovation, collaboration and creativity.

The National Curriculum for England, IGCSE and the IB Diploma are taught to over 1,000 English speaking students from the Early Years Foundation Stage to Year 13.

The school is currently looking to recruit a:

Primary Teacher

Applications are invited from enthusiastic, qualified teachers who are ambitious for themselves and others. A minimum of two years recent experience of teaching the English National Curriculum or International Primary Curriculum is required. Leadership and / or Coordinator roles may be available for teachers with the relevant experience and enthusiasm to take on additional responsibilities.

About the role

Candidates should possess a commitment to helping children to achieve their absolute best, as working as part of a team, and with a willingness to contribute to the busy extra-curricular life of our school.

We are seeking a professional who:

  • Is UK-trained or has relevant UK curriculum experience
  • Enjoys a professionally-stimulating environment
  • Promotes a well organised and inspiring learning environment
  • Offers enthusiasm and demonstrates a positive approach to students
  • Is comfortable integrating technology into all teaching practice
  • Is committed to constant improvement in all aspects of school life
  • Is reflective and continually strives to improve performance
  • Understands the value of consistent application of school policies.

We will provide:

  • An excellent salary and retention bonus
  • Accommodation
  • Annual travel allowance
  • International medical cover
  • Up to two full school scholarships
  • A professionally-stimulating and supportive working environment
  • The chance to live and work in a culturally-diverse context.


When you join a Nord Anglia Education school, you join a global community of more than 17,000 people working together to support our students’ success. We offer career and development opportunities that come with being part of our global organisation. Nord Anglia University unites our team through a vibrant online platform, which harnesses the collective expertise of peers in an exchange of knowledge, ideas and best practice as well as providing extensive online and face-to-face professional development, which ensures that our teachers don’t just maintain their skills, they develop at the cutting edge of educational thinking.

Our collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF and King’s College London, offers our teachers unrivalled access to leading experts in their fields. We also offer an opportunity to gain an Executive Master’s in International Education in an exclusive collaboration with King’s College London.

Selection Process

Please apply for this vacancy using our recruitment portal by clicking the "Apply" button below. You will need to upload a letter of application and an up-to-date CV, which must include a recent professional photograph and the contact details of two educational referees.

Closing date for applications is 25 June 2021 although we reserve the right to pursue good applications as soon as we are ready. Further information can be obtained from our web site at

At BIS Hanoi we are committed to providing a world class, safe, happy environment in which children and young people are able to thrive and learn. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our pupils irrespective of race, ability, religion, gender or culture.  All post holders in regulated activity (having regular unsupervised contact with children) are subject to appropriate national and international vetting procedures including satisfactory criminal record checks from both your country of residence/birth and any country of residence within the last 10 years.


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