Kindergarten with Great Benefits in GANGNAM

Company Name: RIS Kindergarten
Last Modified : Jul 3, 2020

Job Details

Job TypeFull-time
Education LevelBachelor's Degree
Career LevelEntry Level
Salary2.3 Million Won
Starting DateJul 20, 2020
EnglishNative Level
LocationSeoul-si > Gangnam-gu
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Job Description

1. Role and Responsibilities:

As a kindergarten teacher at RIS, you’ll be teaching students age 4 to 7. Our students learn English through fun games, role-playing, and picture books.


  • Teach phonics, pronunciation, and basic reading and writing skills

  • Sing, dance, roleplay, and create art with students

  • Make stories come alive through storybook reading time

  • Follow a textbook and syllabus for easy lesson prep

  • Add your own activities to help students learn better

  • Meet learning goals and track student improvement

  • Grade simple homework and write semester report cards using our easy online software

  • Work with your co-teacher to prepare fun lessons


2. Working Conditions:

Start Date: July 20 or July 27, 2020

Location: Gangnam, Seoul

Working Hours: 9 AM to 6 PM

Teaching Hours: 9 AM to 4:15 PM

Lunch Time: 12 to 1 PM

Prep Time: 1 hour, 45 minutes

Overtime: None

Students per Class: 16 (Max)

Age Level: Ages 4-7

English Level: Low, basic, conversational


3. Salary and Benefits:

Salary: From 2.1 to 2.5 million KRW

Insurance and Financial: Insurance and pension are matched by the employer

Contract Completion Bonus: Yes

Vacation: 10 Days

Sick Leave: 5 days of sick leave for one contractual year (reimbursable if not used)

Personal Days: One paid and one unpaid personal day provided

Professional development support: 300,000 KRW per contractual year.

Housing: Fully furnished single room housing provided (teachers can choose their own house with our help, monthly rent fee up to 700,000 KRW will be covered, exceeding that will be deducted from salary)  If the teacher already has accommodation 350,000 KRW housing allowance will be provided.



4. Candidate Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education or education

  • Must be a citizen from: U.S.A., Canada, the U.K., Ireland, New Zealand, Australia, or South Africa

  • Experience with young children or TEFL/TESOL certification

  • Must currently be in Korea on an E-2 visa


5. Special Notice: First-time teachers at RIS must undergo one week of paid teacher training. Housing will be provided, but food is the instructor’s responsibility.


6. Location:

Gangnam is the financial center of Seoul. Living here grants you ease of access to anywhere in Korea’s capital city. In Gangnam, you’ll find Lotte Tower and Lotte World, a Korean amusement park located right in Jamsil station. In Gangnam, you’ll also find all of the brand anime stores with tons of restaurants and cafes that are affordable or unique and upscale.


7. About Us

RIS Kids Academy aims to prepare students to thrive and succeed as caring citizens in a changing world by providing quality education and a supportive, secure environment in partnership with the community.


RIS Kids Academy is committed to maximizing the potential of individual students and preparing them to be responsible world citizens who think creatively, have good critical reasoning, communicate efficiently and learn enthusiastically.


Number of Foreign Teachers: 14

Number of Teachers: 30


157 Dogok-ro, Yeoksam-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul, South Korea 157 Dogok-ro, Yeoksam-dong

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Company Type: Education Institute

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