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Pre-K and Elementary Positions with Canadian Organization in Seoul, Daegu, Gimpo, Bucheon, Seongnam, and Anyang

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Korea: East Asia
Start date: 
August 25, 2018
12 months
Candidate Qualifications: 
Native English Speaker, Bachelor Degree
Grade level: 
Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5
Positions available: 
Position type: 
Teacher (ESL Instructor/TEFL)
East Asia

This is an organization that combines the best of Canadian educational practices with a child-focussed system in order to bring Canadian early childhood, elementary, and high school education to students around the world. They believe that this can be accomplished by focusing on language acquisition and development, literacy, English-language arts, mathematics, science and technology, creative activity, physical skills and well-being, and finally, personal and social awareness. 

This is a great organization with openings available for August 2018 in a number of locations in the Seoul metropolitan area, as well as 2 campuses in Daegu, Korea's 4th largest city.


*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.


Job Description

  • Monday to Friday: 9:00am to 6:30pm.
  • Students age: Pre-Kindergarten - Elementary.
  • Location: Multiple cities in Korea.


Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors degree (Preference given to BEd).
  • Native English Speaker from: Canada or US.
  • Female candidates only for this position please.


Job Benefits

  • From 2.3 million won per month.
  • Airfare to Korea.
  • Furnished apartment (teacher is only responsible for internet, utilities & monthly building maintenance fee which amounts to $20-$30 per month).
  • Free lunch provided by school.
  • Two weeks of paid vacation (one week in the summer and another during Christmas).
  • Medical insurance (full coverage).
  • Pension plan (can be differed to the US or Canada OR collect the lump sum).
  • Contract completion bonus (one additional month of salary is paid when the teacher has completed a year long contract).


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 counselling, 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.
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