Careers at IS HCMC

The International School of Ho Chi Minh City (ISHCMC) is a vibrant and innovative learning community which welcomes applications from qualified and passionate educators looking to further their careers. We value life-long learning and a commitment to building strong relationships with our students, colleagues, and parents.

International School Ho Chi Minh City welcomes applications from qualified, experienced teachers looking for an international,, vibrant, challenging and rewarding teaching environment. Teaching candidates are evaluated on four key areas: high-quality teaching practice, contribution to learning area and curriculum development, relationships with students, staff and parents, and contribution to the whole school.

International School Ho Chi Minh City invites applications from interested and fully-qualified individuals for the following open position(s). To be considered for the open position(s), the duly completed Job Application form (Download: Expat | Local), a copy of your resume and all relevant educational certificates and transcripts/mark sheets must be submitted to

If you are interested in working at International School Ho Chi Minh City, but can’t find a suitable job opportunity listed online, please submit your application to and we will keep your application active in our database for a future relevant opening.

Teaching Position

Our Academic/Teaching positions are constantly updated on Schrole. Please visit ISHCMC’s Schrole page to see available positions.

It is mandatory to make application directly to the job post on the Schrole website.

Non-Teaching Position

Health and Safety Manager, Cognita Schools Vietnam

To assist with the coordination of the Health and Safety Compliance within the school setting. This role does not cover areas such as data protection or child protection.

To oversee general health and safety compliance (as detailed in the School Health and Safety Folder Management System (Contractor; Asbestos; Fire; Health and Safety). Ensuring all actions are carried out, and maintain liaison with all those with specific tasks allocated. To oversee the implementation and operation of the Cognita’s Health and Safety Policy to ensure that key risks are identified and that appropriate control measures are implemented and that that all key risks and action points identified are followed up appropriately.

Please click here for the full job description.

Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background screening checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.

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School Nurse

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