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Key personnel: We love teaching English in Vietnam

AVSE-TESOL in Ho Chi Minh City employs passionate and talented people – professional TESOL TEFL educators, tutors, administrative, sales and ancillary staff. Peter Goudge and Tran Thuy My Linh are our most senior managers, but all employees at our educational institution are highly valued, considered to be ‘Key personnel’ and share a passion for teaching English in Vietnam.

Peter Goudge

Peter Goudge
Managing Director: Australia-Vietnam Skills & Education (AVSE-TESOL)
Managing Director: Australia-Vietnam School of English (AVSE)
Managing Director: Red Kangaroo (Vietnam)



Peter Goudge has been teaching English in Vietnam since 2007 including senior roles at SaigonTech and the Vietnamese American Training College (VATC). Originally from Australia, Peter now lives in Go Vap District, Ho Chi Minh City. He holds the following academic qualifications:

Year Qualification
1986 Bachelor of Arts (major in Legal Studies)
LaTrobe University
2006 Certificate IV – Disability Studies
Chisholm Institute of TAFE
2007 TESOL Certificate
Australasia Training Academy
2013 Certificate IV – Training, Assessment & Education
HBA – Australia

Peter’s key responsibilities at AVSE-TESOL include: developing and implementing quality assurance, continuous improvement and risk management strategies; implementing our academic plan; and importantly, creating and maintaining a positive culture where staff, TESOL TEFL trainees and stakeholders with an interest in teaching English in Vietnam feel valued.

If you wish to contact Peter Goudge, his email address is:

Tran Thuy My Linh

Director: Australia-Vietnam Skills & Education (AVSE-TESOL)
General Manager (Operations): Australia-Vietnam School of English (AVSE)
Director: Red Kangaroo (Vietnam)



Teaching English in Vietnam has been Linh’s passion since she completed her university studies in Ho Chi Minh City. Prior to assuming a management position with our company, Linh held senior roles in Vietnam’s corporate sector including a stint in the media. Her areas of expertise include performance management, human resources, strategic planning and marketing. Linh holds the following academic qualification:

Year Qualification
2004 Bachelor of Economics
Economics University
Ho Chi Minh City

Linh Tran’s key responsibilities at AVSE-TESOL include: directing daily operations, human resources, marketing, purchasing, outsourcing and managing a range of administrative tasks related to teaching English in Vietnam, on behalf of our TESOL TEFL trainees.

If you wish to contact Linh Tran, her email address is:

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