Teach English in Korea
CITY: Dogok, Gangnam and Jangan, Suwon
START DATE: -Dogok, Gangnam: Early November -Jangan, Suwon: December
SALARY: Monthly salary: 2.1 to 2.5 million won
– Monthly essay grading bonuses. Average of 100,000 to 200,000+ KRW/month
*(NOTE: most but not all campuses offer this incentive).
– Fully-furnished single studio apartment or a housing allowance of 400,000-500,000 won per month
– Overtime rate of 20,000 KRW an hour
– 15 paid vacation days in addition to all national holidays
– Severance pay at the end of 1 year contract
– E-2 Visa sponsorship (if necessary)
– National Medical Insurance (half paid by the school, half by the teacher, includes check-ups and dental care)
– National Pension Fund (half paid by the school, half by the teacher)
– 30 teaching hours per week (Monday through Friday)
– No Saturdays and no split shifts.
– Teachers must come to work by 2 p.m. Classes start at 4 p.m. and the last class ends at 10 p.m.
– Students range from elementary to high school (No kindergarten or nursery)
– 14 students max. per class
– Teachers have their own classrooms
– Structured and set curriculum
TYPICAL TEACHING SCHEDULE:
1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Prep. Time
2:30 – 4:20 p.m. Class 1
4:30 – 6:20 p.m. Class 2
6:30 – 8:20 p.m. Class 3
8:20 – 9:00p.m Prep
2:00 – 4:00 p.m. Prep
4:00 – 6:50 p.m. Class 1
7:00 – 10:00 p.m. Class 2
– Native English speakers with E2, F2 or F4 visa status
– First time E2 visa applicants must have/be in the process of obtaining their E2 visa documents
– Teachers already in Korea a plus!
– Minimum of a B.A degree
– Teaching experience not a requirement but preferred
– Enthusiastic, friendly, culturally sensitive, hard-working, and professional
– Team oriented and have a love of children
Also please ensure that you include,
1) Information such as your D.O.B.
2) The date in which you would like to arrive in Korea
3) Visa status / documents that you have