Introduction to Korea

Recruiting Now/Start Date: ASAP

Contract length: 12 months

Location: Seoul, Pusan and other locations.

Salary: A monthly salary of 2-2.9 Million Won ($2,000-$2,900).
Working Hours: M-F 9am-noon, 2pm-6pm. 20-25 teaching hours per week.
Free accommodation, End of Contract Bonus, Medical Insurance, Airport pickup upon arrival, Flights, Renewal Bonus, Vacation: All national holidays and holidays are 25-30 days. (Explore Korea or travel to other countries in the region, like Thailand, Vietnam and Laos).
Visa application support, Continual support throughout your time in Korea.

Native English speaker, TEFL Qualification, Bachelor’s degree.

What’s not included
Insurance, Visa costs, TEFL Course.

Teaching in Korea

When you work in Korea you can expect a free flight and free accommodation as well as a great salary. Teaching in Korea will give you the opportunity to save or use the money to travel Asia. You can choose to work in a Government School or private language school. Both are different in terms of the times of the day you will work.

The Private language schools are normally for after school programs and you can expect your day to start a 3pm and finish at 9pm. There are a great number of locations available to you in the city or out in country. Whichever one you choose you can be sure of a great adventure.

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Living in Korea

Korea offers you the 4 seasons and therefore allows you access to winter and summer sports as well as a great hub to discovering the rest of Asia. Korea is a modern country with great transport links, which will allow you visit some of the world famous temples and beaches of Jeju Island.

It's also worth visiting some of the restaurants, which offer you wonderful Korean hospitality and food. Korea has everything from nightlife to national parks. It's modern and it's a traditional country with plenty of great things to do.

Life is Choice

Cost of Living in Korea

$1 = 1098 South Korean Won

Monthly Salary1.8 - 3 Million Won per month
Private Tutoring per hour20,000 - 30,000
Peak HiringAll Year round
AccommodationMany Schools include accommodation
AirfareMany schools will offer an airfare
Teaching Hours20 - 30 hours per week
Contract Length1 Year
Inexpensive Meal6,500 South Korean Won
Apartment350,000 - 625,000 South Korean Won
Coffee4,400 South Korean Won
Ability to saveHigh
Minimum Requirements120 Hour TEFL Certificate and Degree

What can you expect?

Korea is a fascinating place to live and work. You will have the opportunity to experience some great travel destinations and some great local food, wherever you choose to work, from the islands of the south to the mega city of Seoul.

Working in Korea will give you the chance to experience a truly exciting and amazing culture. The salaries on offer with our schools offer you a chance to enjoy a great standard of living and give you a real opportunity to discover Korea and its neighbouring countries. There's a lot out there waiting to be explored.

Start Dates

All year round

Salary and benefits

You expect to earn between 2.1 to 2.9 million won per month depending on where you work and the type of institution you work in. This is equal to about $2000 to $2900 per month.
You will also receive an end of contract bonus
Accommodation is included in the package
Normally you will pay for your own flights and the school will reimburse you on arrival or in your first pay.
Most schools will also give you settling in allowance.
You will be given all national holidays and also vacation time but please note that this dependent on the type of institution you work for.


You will also receive an end of contract bonus


Valid passport
Native English speaker from the UK , USA, Canada, Australia or New Zealand


All over Korea


You must obtain the correct visa documents before arrival.


All National Holidays and School Holidays are Paid


Visa costs, which are approximately $200
Police check from home country $70
Flights: you must pay fro your own flights and then the school will reimburse you upon arrival or in your first pay.
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