• Full Time
  • South Korea
  • Closing date: Jun 1, 2021

ESL Teachers

They are a UK education recruitment firm.


This company have opportunities for ESL Teachers to live and work in South Korea. Aug ’21 start dates!

They will provide you with a comprehensive application guide prior to submission too.

(You will find out which city you will be teaching in prior to arrival and you do have the ability to choose)

These ESL Teacher roles are working in government schools and are filled on a first come, first serve basis so apply now if you want your pick of all the cities across South Korea!

Your classes will have around 25-30 students and working hours are 8.30am – 4.30pm.


Teaching ESL in a primary or secondary school in a designated location in South Korea
Mon – Fri, 8hrs per day with c. 22-25hrs teaching
Conduct English conversation classes with the help of a local Korean co-teacher
Prepare lesson materials

Qualifications / Experience:

Bachelor in any subject
ESL qualification (prior to arriving in South Korea) – you can apply without having completed the course. Min 100hrs.
You DO NOT require an ESL qualification if you already have a valid formal teaching licence (PGCE etc) or your degree is related to English.
Native-level speaker of English (UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa)
Clean criminal record
Married couples are welcome to apply too
No experience is necessary as full training and orientation provided


Up to 2.7 million KRW (£1700 / $2200) per month, dependent upon experience and qualifications. (Salaries are tax free except for Irish and Canadian nationals due to lack of tax treaty with South Korea)
£860 / $1000 flight reimbursement, each way
End of contract bonus (one month salary)
Free furnished single housing (generally a short walk away from the school)
Full orientation upon arrival
Airport pickup
Renewal bonus
18 days holiday (8 working days for summer break and 10 working days for winter break) + national holidays
Subsidised medical insurance (4.48% of your salary deducted per month)
42 days annual leave plus all UAE public holidays ( as per government directorate)
1yr contract

Note – It can take up to 3 months to process your documents so if you are interested, you MUST apply now and start getting all your documents together. We will send you further information about this asap.

Aug ’21 Start Dates

Due to the high volume of applications they receive, if you have not been contacted within 5 working days of submission then please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.

What you need to know:

Location: South Korea
Contract Length: 1 Year(s)
Job Type: Full Time
Age Group: Young Learners, Teenagers
School Type: Primary
Pay: 1700GBP Per Month
Accommodation Included: Yes
Start Date: 1st Aug 2021
Application Deadline: 1st Jun 2021
Degree Required? Yes
TEFL Certificate Hours Required 100+ hours
Job Reference SOUTHKOREA41416
Number of Vacancies 30

How to apply

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