South Korea
Employment Type
Contract Length
1 Year+
Student Level
Elementary Middle School


Job Qualifications

  • American, Canadian, British, Australian, or New Zealand citizenship
  • Bachelors Degree
  • Native English speaker
  • Clean Criminal Record
  • Good Bill of Health

Job Benefits

  • Free Furnished Apartment or Monthly Housing Allowance (your choice)
  • Airfare Provided
  • National Health Insurance
  • Pension Contributions
  • Contract Completion Bonus (equal to 1 months salary)
  • Training & Orientation Period
  • Paid Vacation Breaks
  • Competitive Monthly Salary

Company Description

Gone2Korea is a leading recruitment and job placement agency for western graduates who are interested in teaching English as a second language in South Korea. We represent independent language schools, large corporate language programs, private schools and a number of Korea's top international schools.

Our professional and ridiculously friendly team of coordinators assist hundreds of enthusiastic American, Canadian and British graduates every hiring session. If you're serious about teaching, then we're serious about helping you land an amazing teaching job in Korea.

There are ZERO PROGRAM FEES for securing jobs through our services, everything we offer you is 100% free. Forever.

Job Description

Teach English to Elementary and Middle school students in Seoul

  • Teach conversational English to Korean students
  • Implement creative classroom exercises
  • Stimulate English conversation between students
  • Help students develop their pronunciation of English words and phrases
  • Promote fun and progressive learning environments
  • Develop engaging lesson plans with English co-teachers
  • Have fun with your students!
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  • Lesson planning and preparation
  • Classroom teaching (English)
  • Assigning and marking homework
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  • Attending teacher workshops and seminars
  • Supervising students on field trips
  • Evaluate student reading and writing comprehension
  • Evaluate student speaking proficiency
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  • Elementary School
  • Middle School
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  • Work Days: Mon~Fri
  • At School Hours: 7~9 hours/day
  • Teaching Hours: 4~6 hours/day
  • Students Per Class: 10~14 students
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    Can I apply with my friend or partner?
    Absolutely! We work with lots of great schools and programs that hire couples and/or friends.

    Will I be working with other western teachers?
    Yes. The schools we work with employ numerous western teachers (4~8 on average). You can expect to be working with other American, Canadian, British and Australian teachers. The schools also employ a Korean teachers.

    I don't have formal teaching experience, does it matter?
    No it doesn't. Prior teaching experience, or having an education major, are not prerequisites for teaching in Korea. From the school’s perspective, your personality is the most important.

    Do I need to speak any Korean?
    Speaking Korean is not a prerequisite. Most western teachers arrive with little or no Korean language skills.

    Is South Korea a safe place to live and work?
    Korea is an incredibly safe place to live and work as a foreigner. The country consistently ranks as one of the safest countries in the world for work and travel.

    Are there any application or program fees?
    None. Just to be clear, there are zero fees, upfront or later on, for using our services. We obtain our fees from the schools and programs and Korea. The fees we collect from the schools and programs have zero impact on your salary. Guaranteed.


    Learn More

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