EPIK Public Schools in South Korea

Published: 18 May, 2018
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Job title

Public School Teacher

Job description

These positions are to teach in Public Schools – Elementary, Middle and High Schools.

Start date available each month.

22 classes per week and 1 class would be between 40-50mins in duration.

Hours are 8:30am-4:30pm Monday to Friday. Typically, your scheduled would be to arrive at school at 8:30am in the morning; and from 9am to 3pm over the whole week, you would be responsible for 22 classes (4 or 5 classes per day.) You’ll have lunch each day between 12-1pm and then at 3pm the children will go home. From that time to 4:30pm you will be preparing your lessons for the next day.

Before your position begins, you will take part in an orientation training program.

Salary and benefits

Salary is in accordance with your resume and will range between 2.2m-2.95m ($2,030-$2,720USD.) Income is also tax-free to all citizens (except Canadians and those from Ireland)

Benefits include
• Rent-free single furnished apartment near your school
• 300,000 won one-time settlement allowance
• Round-trip airfare allowance of 2,600,000 won
• 18 working days paid vacation + national holidays (5 weeks in total)
• Medical contributions
• Pension contributions
• 1 month salary bonus on completion of contract
• Sick paid leave allowance
• Special leave allowance
• Korean co-teacher to assist with your classes
• 1 week additional paid vacation (6 weeks in total) if you renew your contract after the first year + increase in pay + renewal bonus 2.0m won

As a Korean Horizons Teacher, you will also receive:
• Airport pickup by us personally, hotel (a BUSINESS Hotel – not a Love Hotel!) for 1 evening & transport to the education office / school.
• Free Dinner and breakfast together with us + all of the arrival teachers
• Introduction pack (including a Travel Adapter, a Travel Card, Flask, a Travel Guide, a Lonely Planet Phrasebook & other goodies)
• Order anything you like using our interest-free Supermarket credit service from any online Korean store & pay us back once you get paid your salary.

Requirements

To be a citizen of the US, the UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or South Africa.

To have a Bachelor degree in any field. If it is not in education, you need a TEFL/TESOL of at least 100hrs.

To have a clean criminal history.

How to apply

If you would like to consider this program, or any other program we represent; please email us at: JOBS@KoreanHorizons.com or apply online at www.KoreanHorizons.com

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