|Le Hong Phong Gifted
Secondary School |
Le Hong Phong Gifted Secondary School,
76 Vi Xuyen St., Vi Xuyen Ward, Nam Dinh city, Vietnam
Truong THPT Chuyen Le Hong Phong,
76 Vi Xuyen, Phuong Vi Xuyen, TP. Nam Dinh, Viet Nam
Tel: +84 (0)350 3640 297 (Principal’s office)
Fax: +84 (0)350 3638 605
• Late August to 15th January
• Late January to 31st May
Please note that we work with hosts to establish start and finish dates for placements in each programme. However,
exact end dates may vary somewhat from placement to placement and year to year. On arrival at your placement,
you should receive guidance and training on your role and responsibilities, and you should take this opportunity to
establish when your host expects you to finish. This date should be respected, and you should only leave your
placement earlier than this date with the express agreement of your placement and Programme Manager.
Placement Head: Principal Mr Vu Duc Tho
Mobile: +84 (0) 913 005 356
Volunteer mentors: Ms Tran Thi Ha, English teacher
Mobile: +84 (0) 917 493 290
Background on host institution
Le Hong Phong Gifted Secondary School is one of the five best secondary schools in Vietnam. It recruits gifted and
talented pupils and has a longstanding experiences in training gifted pupils, therefore it gained a lot of
achievements and has great reputation in whole country.
Nam Dinh city is situated 100 km south of Hanoi.
Class sizes are variable (30-40 students) but average 30 students. Volunteers are required to stimulate the
students to speak to each other in English.
Accommodation and food
Volunteers will stay at a guest house on the campus. The guest house has good facilities.
There is a 2,000,000 VND food allowance.
There is an additional allowance of 3,000,000 VND per month for incidental
Vietnam is a reasonably conservative country and both male and female
Lattitude volunteers should dress appropriately at their placements. As teaching assistants, Volunteers
need to dress in professional attire and not as backpackers. Blouses, tops (no strappy singlets),
knee-length skirt and trousers are good choices for females and collared tops and neat trousers are required
This placement received Lattitude volunteers since September
Jessica Horner: firstname.lastname@example.org
Linda Ma: email@example.com
Le Hong Phong Gifted Secondary School