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Teach young learners in Gangnam, Seoul!

Seoul, Korea: East Asia
Start date: 
February 11, 2020
12 months
Candidate Qualifications: 
Native English Speaker, Bachelor Degree, University Graduate
Grade level: 
Pre-School, Kindergarten
Positions available: 
Position type: 
Teacher (ESL Instructor/TEFL)
East Asia

Job Description 

Located in the heart of Seoul's prestigious Gangnam-gu,  SLP Gangnam offers first-time teachers or seasoned pros a great comfortable working environment. First established in 1995, this school has grown and has been franchised around Korea following their very successful early learning model. They are looking for teachers to start in February 2020. Please apply quickly for this position as it will fill very fast. The famous Gangnam district is one of the newer areas on the Southside of the Han River, about a mile south of Apgujeong-dong.

Gangnam is an out-and-out commercial district full of office towers, shopping, and entertainment. It hardly existed until the mid-1980s but it has blossomed into a neon district to rival Myeongdong, especially for younger Seoulites who prefer its shiny newness to the sentimental allure of older parts of Seoul north of the Han. The area around Gangnam subway station is famous for its entertainment options. If you want to experience the bright lights and big city, while teaching students at a great hagwon, then this may be the option for you.


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

  • Notarized and apostilled degree copy
  • Apostilled Criminal background check 


Job Benefits

  • 2.1 million KRW monthly
  • Pre-paid airfare (one-way)
  • Furnished single accommodation
  • Fantastic location
  • Strong curriculum already in place


Make your resume stand out!

  • If you don’t have classroom experience, include any experience working with kids or teenagers tutoring, coaching sports teams, music teaching, babysitting, Sunday school volunteering, summer camp counseling, etc. It all counts!
  • If you have a TEFL certificate, include it on your resume. If not, we highly recommend enrolling in a 120 TEFL hour course and state that it’s in progress on your resume. Check out our Recommend TEFL Courses.
  • For more tips on how to present your experience check out our RESUME GUIDE


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