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Teach with terrific school in Seaside city of Gunsan

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Gunsan, Korea: East Asia
Start date: 
March 6, 2017
12 months
Positions available: 
Position type: 
Teacher (ESL Instructor/TEFL)
East Asia
One of Footprints oldest clients, this school is a real delight to work for. The director is fluent in English and the students are of the highest calibre. 
Female teachers are preferred, but male teachers welcome to apply as well.

Gunsan is a lovely place with hills, harbours, lakes and rice paddies all within walking distance. There are many convenient places for foreigners including large markets and churches with English service. With a US airbase nearby, North American products can be found in the area. Gunsan is well-known for its sliced raw fish. It is home to one of Korea's premier seafood markets. A variety of fresh and frozen fish, crabs and shellfish await your discovery.


*Note: Before applying for this position please familiarize yourself with the Korean E-2 visa document requirements, specifically the following:

  • Notarised and apostilled degree copy
  • Apostilled criminal background check 


  • Bachelors Degree - Any Major, but education majors will receive preferrence
  • Native English Speaker/passport holder from the following countries:

America, Australia, UK, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand or South Africa

  • Preferred Age of Teacher: under 35 years old
  • Teaching Experience: not required            
  • TEFL/TESL/TESOL Certification preferred but Not Required


*8-15 Students in Class                                                  

*25-30 teaching hours a week, with 10 office hours per week, on a Monday to Friday schedule

Job Benefits

Salary:  2,000,000 to 2,100,000 KRW monthly

Airfare:  Pre-paid Airfare  

Furnished Single Housing Provided

Paid Vacation: 10 days plus national statutory holidays       

Health Insurance local medical insurance provided

Upon finishing your contract you are paid 1 month salary for each year you work