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United Nations International School of Hanoi



Council of International Schools (CIS), Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)



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UNIS Hanoi is an extraordinary school - It is an IB World School and uniquely one of only two United Nations international schools in the world. It is where the world comes together every day. Our 1200 students, aged 3-18 years from 65 nationalities are engaged in learning that leverages curiosity, critical thinking, independent research and rigorous expectations to nurture excellence, empathy, creativity and resilience.

Our students are attending the best universities in the world and our global community of alumni is quite literally changing the future for a better world.
At UNIS Hanoi, we recruit faculty and staff with a reputation for excellence. We believe that the best teachers are those who are passionate about learning and who inspire others with their own commitment to personal and professional development. The same is true for our dedicated staff and administration team. We are proud of our learning community’s commitment to our values and our dedication to work together in pursuit of bold goals.

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Social Justice
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice (DEIJ) work at UNIS Hanoi is ongoing. Everyday, we are building a stronger school community through efforts to become a more diverse, equitable and inclusive school for all members of our school community. We believe that our students reach personal and academic excellence when they are part of a supportive community that values and champions diversity, equity and inclusion and advocates for social justice. This commitment is anchored by having a faculty and staff who reflect the diversity of our world. As such, we encourage applications from all educators with the relevant qualifications and experience, including those who identify as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and people of color), educators with (dis)abilities, LGBTQ+ educators and others of diverse backgrounds, to apply to join our UNIS Hanoi community.

Learn more and find out what our teachers say about working at UNIS Hanoi:


10% annual base salary


Dental allowance of $1500/person through insurance provider




Fully Paid, Worldwide coverage - all countries included
Includes Emergency Evacuation

Dependent Opportunities

100% tuition waiver for first 2 children and 50% waiver for 3rd or more

Moving Allowance

$500kg for each teacher plus 150kg for spouse and 125kg for minor dependent, door-to-door sea freight depending on family size


$500 furniture allowance
Settling in allowance: $2,000 plus 250 for each dependent (in cash) depending on family size


Utilities allowance of $150 - 250 per month (in cash) depending on family size


Airfare at the beginning and end + Annual roundtrip economy ticket from Hanoi to Home of Record (Cash or ticket options)


Housing allowance of $1,200 - 1,850 per month (in cash) depending on family size


Personal Income Tax exempt

Starting Salary Range

Teachers with a BA and 4 years: $52,255 paid in USD
Teachers with a MA and 8 years: $57,879 paid in USD

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