Senior Lecturer/Course Leader: Interior Architecture & Design

Updated: about 2 months ago
Job Type: FullTime


An opportunity has arisen in beautiful city of Hanoi for a qualified/experienced Lecturer in Interior Architecture & Design at the leading UK design college in Vietnam. You will be required to inspire our students in creative design through weekly lectures and, workshops and quarterly exhibitions. It’s an opportunity to experience the culture and lifestyle of S.E. Asia.

The London College for Design & Fashion (Hanoi) began its operation in 2004 in Vietnam and our design training has a long established national reputation. Our mission is to help individuals achieve success in a variety of careers in the design industry.

Situated in the Tay Ho area of Hanoi, known for its stunning lakes and a diverse range of amenities. Enjoy access to gyms, swimming pools, yoga centers, coffee shops, supermarkets, spas, and an array of world cuisine restaurants while you work. Giving you both a new cultural experience and the comforts of western culture. 

By joining us you will have an exciting opportunity to bring creative vision and new ideas to help us both further improve, develop and expand the college.  

The successful candidate will demonstrate a real passion for teaching and have industry experience. Hybrid working may be considered, depending on your experience. The opportunity for hybrid working will be discussed at the interview. We are open to discussiong flexible working arrangements.

We provide the best support with regard to accommodation, visa and work permit, holiday leave and flight allowance for the right candidates on long term contract.

Please view us here  for more information about the college and the position.

We offer:

  • Ongoing professional development
  • Competitive remuneration and packages
  • Relocation allowance upon commencement of role from home location to Vietnam
  • 35 days annual leave paid leave plus public holidays and paid sick leave

Job Description:  

  • Course and course materials development. Collaborate in the development and enhancement of courses  
  • Teach full-time and part-time courses according to curriculum and materials in line with strategic goals of the College. Develop and deliver your own course assignment briefs, schemes of work, lesson plans, lecture materials,  worksheets and activities.
  • Deliver captivating and interactive full-time and part-time courses, employing a "show don't just tell" approach to inspire and engage students.
  • Maintain a high standard of teaching, ensuring well-planned and relevant lessons that provide practical skills and industry insights.
  • Track and evaluate student performance through weekly 1:1 tutorials providing them with comprehensive feedback and actionable suggestions to support their progress. 
  • Issue mid-term assessments and end of term marks as per the examining body.
  • Train, supervise and develop teaching assistants or interpreters.
  • Developing links with industry partners, introducing live project briefs and exploring work experience opportunities. Cultivate relationships with industry partners, facilitating the integration of live project briefs and exploring work experience opportunities for students.
  • Collaborate with the Director in planning and developing the curriculum to meet evolving industry trends and standards.
  • Contribute to the College's promotional activities by planning workshops for open days, interview prospective students and representing the institution at ceremonies, off-site visits and functions as required. 

Requirements :

1. Education and Experience:

  • Master's degree or equivalent in a relevant field.
  • Relative Businesses or industrial experience.
  • Ideally, minimum of 5 years of teaching experience.
  • Teaching qualifications are preferred. 

2. Language Proficiency:

  • Native or near-native fluency in English.

3. Patience and Cultural Sensitivity:

  • Openness to understanding the local culture's needs for learning.
  • Ability to work patiently with beginner-level students whose first language is not English.

4. Strong Organization and Communication Skills:

  • Demonstrates excellent organizational and time management skills to effectively plan and deliver the curriculum within time constraints.
  • Possesses exceptional communication skills to engage and interact with students, colleagues, and stakeholders.

5. Pedagogical Expertise:

  • Stays up to date with the latest pedagogy methods and instructional techniques to ensure the best learning experience for students.
  • Implements innovative teaching strategies to promote inclusivity, engagement, and achievement among students.

6. Passion for the Subject:

  • Exhibits a genuine passion for the subject matter and a dedication to inspiring students' interest and enthusiasm for the subject.
  • Demonstrates a strong desire to continuously deepen their own knowledge and understanding of the subject area.

*** A competitive package will be offered to the successful candidate. Please send your resume and portfolio to:

The London College for Design & Fashion (Hanoi)

Address:  98 To Ngoc Van Street, Tay Ho District, Hanoi

Tel: (024) 3 719 9706

Email: [email protected]


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