Vietnam recently is an attractive destination for foreign investors and labor due to the impressive development. This is such a good opportunity for Vietnamese enterprises to get cooperation in business with foreign partners. Especially, more and more the English centers hire many foreigners for teaching language.
According to Labor Code 2012, the English center wishing to recruit the foreign teacher has to explain their labor demand to the People’s Committee of provinces and obtain written approval from this agency. Pursuant to this written approval, the employer shall submit the application for the work permit to the Department of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs of the province where the foreigners are working.
What necessary paperwork has the English Center to provide?
After sending all of these papers to the Labor and Social Welfare Service of the province/city where the English center registered, the work permit application will be informed that it's approved or needed any updates or declined within 15 days.
Besides, a good center will help their employees with visas before and will be able to answer questions and provide necessary forms and might even do it on the employee's behalf.
Furthermore, the English center has to submit an application on behalf of the teacher that includes the following original documents:
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