|Phan Thiet Secondary
Phan Thiet Secondary School
427 Tran Hung Dao St., Phan Thiet City,
Binh Thuan Province, Vietnam
Truong THPT Phan Thiet
427 Tran Hung Dao, TP Phan Thiet, Tinh Binh Thuan, Viet Nam
Tel: +84 (0)62 246 9901
• 1st September to 21st December
• 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
Placement Head: Mr. Luong Dao Quoc Dung
Tel: +84 (0)62 246 9901
Mobile: +84 (0)919 580 203
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Mr. Nguyen Phi Hung, Head of English Department
Mobile: +84 (0)908 731 734
Mrs. Pham Thi Nhat Hoa, English Teacher
Mobile:+84 (0)983 083 021
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Background on host institution
This is state secondary school in Binh Thuan province.
To improve the communication skills of the pupils and improve the English of the
English teaching staff. Vols will teach from Grade 10 to Grade 12. The classes typically have about 42
Vols and Vietnamese teachers will co-teach.
Volunteers will usually teach about 20 hours per week.
Accommodation and food
Volunteers stay in the hotel close to the placement (about
150 m from the placement).
There is a canteen in the school. Volunteers receive 3,000,000 VND per
There is an additional allowance of 1,500,000 VND per
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 for
• Good bus service (5.5 hrs) to
• Mui Ne (15 km north of Phan Thiet city) is a seaside resort popular with the Vietnamese
Foreigners. Phan Thiet city is small but animated and there is an attractive
restaurants, markets, shops, clinics, ATMs. There is a train connection with HCMC.
need to accept that it is not Saigon, but it is cheerful, colourful and very pleasant. Note
pleasant breeze often blows in off the sea.
• Phan Thiet city of Binh Thuan province is located 198 km North East of Ho Chi Minh city. It takes 4 and
half hours to get to Ho Chi Minh city by car. Mui Ne, one of the most famous tourist site in
with very beautiful beaches and sand hills is located just 15 km North of Phan Thiet city. Phan
city is about 140 km East of Da Lat city, 250 km South of Nha Trang city and 160 km North of
city. Da Lat city, Nha Trang city and Vung Tau city are all famous tourist sites in Vietnam.
Phan Thiet city, volunteers can enjoy city beach which is very close to the guest house, or
their free time at Mui Ne. On the weekend or one week off, they can go to many famous
sites arround the city.
• Many internet cafés. Internet access in rooms.
• This has been a very caring and comfortable placement.
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The front view of Phan Thiet Secondary School