We are looking for an

English Instructor

Lana Learn – Hanoi, Vietnam

Lana Learn, a leader in innovative language education, strives to offer top-tier English language education with a focus on developing language skills tailored for specific professional needs.

We are excited to announce an opening for an experienced English Instructor to conduct in-person training in Hanoi, Vietnam. This unique role involves a collaborative partnership with the U.S. Embassy in Vietnam and the Vietnam Ministry of Defense. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in implementing an English language program designed to enhance U.S.-Vietnam bilateral relations.

This opportunity is not just a teaching position but a chance to be part of an exciting initiative that bridges linguistic and cultural ties. If you are passionate about teaching, culturally sensitive, and ready to contribute to a transformative educational experience, we welcome you to join our team at Lana Learn.

Required Qualifications

The English instructor must meet one of the following criteria:

  1. A Master’s degree in TESOL, TESL, TEFL, ESL, EFL, Applied Linguistics, or Linguistics.
  2. An undergraduate degree in ESL/EFL, English, or Foreign Languages, plus one year of professional ESL/EFL teaching experience to adults. OR
  3. An undergraduate degree with 24 semester hours in the above disciplines, and one year of professional ESL/EFL teaching experience to adults.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous English Language teaching experience in Vietnam.
  • Curriculum development and implementation expertise.
  • Familiarity with U.S. Government educational programs and protocols.

Key Responsibilities

  • A 24-month contract with renewal options.
  • Teaching two six-month courses per year, each with approximately 15 students.
  • On-site base hours: 7:20AM – 4:00PM, plus additional off-site administration time.
  • Delivering ESL training to Vietnamese military officers.
  • Mastery of the U.S. Defense English curriculum through ongoing training and coaching.


  • Competitive salary, commensurate with experience.
  • Health insurance, bonus, paid vacation, and holidays.
  • Paid professional development training for curriculum.


Please send cover letter and resumes to hr@lanalearn.com. We will review on a rolling basis. Join us in our mission at Lana Learn to empower learners with the English skills needed for professional success. Apply now for this unique opportunity in Hanoi, Vietnam.

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