American International School, Vietnam

American International School, Vietnam

American International School in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, offers children in grades PK-12 a robust curriculum based in the Common Core State Standards and delivered through the program framework of the International Baccalaureate Organization.

The vast majority (over 90%) of our students are Vietnamese nationals intent on pursuing university study in English-speaking cultures. ΛIS is accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). ΛIS has been authorized to offer the IB Diploma Programme since 2010, is currently in candidacy for the PYP, and is applying for MYP candidacy for the 2019-2020 school year.

Our teacher-student ratio is 1:8. While the faculty is composed of teachers from over 20 different countries, the majority is from Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

  • About the School
  • Working with Us
  • Benefits
  • Vacancies
2006
Public
Profit
Board of Directors
6.00
Day
Co-Educational
None
IB DP
Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Council of International Schools (CIS)

Contact Information
American International School, Vietnam
220 Nguyễn Văn Tạo, Long Thới Ward, Nhà Bè District
Not set
Ho Chi Minh City
Not set
700000
(8428) 3780 0909

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Education Information
Common Core
IB DP
IB MYP
IB PYP
English
PreK
12

Tuition Fees
0.0
0.0

Teacher Information
167
20
80
20

Student Information
0
0
0
650
290
300
0
0
0
0
Teaching Information
180
July
Yes
No
No
Yes

Job Types and Salaries
Teacher
26800.00
35800.00

Visa Requirements
School Benefits
Number of Contract Days
180 student-contact days and 8 professional development days.
For details of school holidays and vacation schedule, please view http://www.ais.edu.vn/school-calendar.html.
Starting Salary Range
Starting NET salary bachelor degree step 1 = $26,800 p.a. The maximum entry level is Step 7 (12 years experience and more). After the initial year of teaching , teachers receive incremental step increase on the salary scale. Example: Certified teacher with a Bachelor degree and 4 years experience: NET take home annual US$29,200. Certified teacher with a Master degree and 8 years experience: NET take home annual $33,700



Taxes
Salaries are net. Local personal income tax paid by school.
Savings Potential
High savings potential. Savings potential per year (U.S. $): Single contract: 12,000-15,000; Team contract: 25,000-30,000.
Please view https://www.numbeo.com/cost-of-living/comparison.jsp to compare cost of living.
Accommodation
$800/month ($9,600 p.a) for single teacher. $1500/month (($18,000 p.a) for teaching couple.
Flights/Transport
Flight tickets provided at beginning and end of contract. Same package for accompanying dependents.
Moving Allowance
Settling allowance: $500 provided at arrival.
Dependent Opportunities
Tuition fee waiver for the first two youngest children and 50% waiver of tuition fee for the oldest child attending the School.
Same flight package provided at beginning and end of teacher's contract.
Visa and residency cards assistance provided and paid by school
Medical
Medical insurance: coverage is a worldwide standard plan, which includes hospitalization and outpatient care and emergency medical evacuation.
Other
Documentation allowance: $500 paid against receipts.
VISAS & WORK PERMITS assistance provided and paid by school.