South Korea
Employment Type
Contract Length
6-12 Months 1 Year+
Classroom Audience
Children High School Middle School


Job Description

Join our intensive 3-week in-person TESOL/TEFL certification course in Incheon, South Korea with job placement following graduation from the course. In most cases, we are able to place you with a private school in Korea prior to your arrival for the course! A TEFL/TESOL is required for almost all jobs in Korea, so get it done as part of your program upon arrival - instead of doing it online.

Program at a Glance:

120-hours of coursework
16 hours of practicum
Taught by highly qualified instructors
1-week cultural orientation upon arrival
Korean culture and language lessons
Palace visits
Korean cooking lessons
Assistance finding paid work in Korea, China, Vietnam, Thailand or Myanmar following your successful course completion*
Accommodation during course
Two months of comprehensive medical travel insurance
Pre-departure and in-country support
Visa document support

*In most cases, we are able to place you with a private school in Korea prior to your arrival for the course!

Upcoming Course Dates

July 15, 2019 – August 9, 2019 – FULL
August 12, 2019 – September 6, 2019
January 27, 2020 – February 21, 2020
July 20, 2020 – August 14, 2020

Job Market at a Glance:

- Peak hiring season in the spring and fall
- Legal work permits required
- Mostly private schools, some public school positions
- Minimum $2000 USD/month
- 12-month contracts
- Most schools will also offer a free, furnished apartment, flight reimbursement, contract bonuses, and health insurance. With only utilities and personal spending to worry about, many teachers can save at least $1000 USD every month!


3 weeks of intensive TESOL/TEFL training in Incheon
120 hours of classwork
16 hours of student teaching
1-week cultural orientation upon arrival
Accommodation during the course (shared housing)
International medical and accident insurance (two months)
Airport pickup and transfer
Job, visa and housing assistance