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ESL Teaching in South Korea (12-month contracts)

Posted 13 Feb 2019

Posted by: ESL flying cows

Country: South Korea

Duration: Full-time

ESL teaching in South Korea (12-month contracts)

  • Location: Major towns and cities throughout South Korea
  • Contract Length: 12 months
  • Starting Salary: 2.1million KRW (£1400) per month (plus completion bonus)
  • Start Dates: Every month of the year
  • Teaching Hours: 30 (Monday to Friday)
  • Holidays: 2 weeks
  • Accommodation: Rent free housing
  • Flights: Paid for by your employer
  • Students Ages: 4-18
  • Orientation/training is provided
  • Talk to existing English teachers at institutes before accepting a position


  • To be granted a visa to teach English in South Korea you need to have a passport from the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Canada or the US.
  • You also must be a graduate in any subject. You do not need to be a teacher, have completed a TEFL certificate or have teaching experience to apply.
  • Having a TEFL certificate is a definite advantage but is not essential.

How to apply

Complete an application form here: