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Are you a qualified and experienced English teacher currently living in Seoul, South Korea? Uchon Elementary School is a private elementary school located in Seongbuk-Gu, Seoul, close to metro Line 4, Hansung University Station and Sungshin Women’s University Station.
Most teachers who apply to our school are looking to gain experience as a twenty-first century teacher to English language learners. We are looking for teachers who have certifications in education, prioritize ongoing professional development, and are able to work alongside a Korean homeroom teacher.
Our program values student learning and prioritizes the role of literacy in language education. Uchon Elementary School prioritizes authentic, hands-on learning.
We are seeking experienced primary & upper elementary school homeroom teachers to join our team of professional educators.
Position(s): (All grades) Classroom English Teacher
Location: Seongbuk-gu, Seoul
Term of Employment: March 1st, 2024 to February 28th, 2025 (with orientation in late February)
Salary: base pay of 2.4 million KRW per month + 700,000 housing allowance (housing allowance begins in March)
Work Hours: 8:20-4:20 (M-F)
Teaching Hours: 24 periods, one period is 40 minutes long
Class Size: 28 students (approx.)
Holidays: 7-8 weeks paid vacation
Sick Days: 5 paid sick days (reimbursed 600,000 won if not used)
Benefits: Medical Insurance - 50/50 split; Pension - 50/50 split
Certification Bonus: Candidates able to provide an accredited teaching certification/licensure specializing in areas related to elementary education (with area of specialization, license number, expiration date included, and an apostille) are eligible for a 200,000 won monthly bonus.
A teacher should only apply if they have the following qualifications:
Presently working and living in Korea
Three years or more teaching experience in Korea (elementary school experience preferred)
BS/BA degree (Education, English or Linguistics is preferred).
120 hour TEFL/TESOL or U.S./Canadian domestic teacher’s certification
Paperwork scanned and ready to be submitted via email
Willing to teach a demo class on site with real students
TBPE & TB Health Check Results
*We are really interested in applicants with teaching credentials.
How to apply:
Please, submit an application form (Google form) https://forms.gle/or4FzBMsVRZrQRuU8
Also, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Include a brief message within the email providing the following information:
## Subject line should include: Full name, nationality, visa type, number of years in Korea, teaching experience in Korea and your cell phone number.
## Also, attach a document or scanned copy of the required items listed below:
Alien registration card–backside with visa dates ONLY
Two reference letters (preferred)
Documents you will need to prepare ASAP for after the interview:
Passport plus visa page
Diploma with Apostille Seal
A scan of Degrees or Certifications
Domestic Federal Criminal Background Check with Apostille Seal
120 hour TEFL/TESOL or domestic teacher’s certification
Passport plus visa page
Alien Registration Card (front and back)
Scanned university transcripts
We look forward to working with you.
2.4 million KRW + 700,000 housing allowance
Short working hours, nice neighborhood, great vacation, extra bonus for certified teachers.
Housing Allowance Provided
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Uchon Elementary School
Our program values student learning and prioritizes the role of literacy in language education. Uchon Elementary School prioritizes authentic, hands-on learning....See more