Kindy and Elementary Teacher 20 Minutes from HongdaeCompany Name: Little America
1. Role and Responsibilities
As a kindergarten and elementary teacher at Little America, you will teach students from age 5 to elementary grade 6 a variety of subjects in English.
- Teach basic to advanced English reading, writing, speaking, and listening
- Follow GES education and IB PYP curriculums
- Guide students through a variety of subjects including language arts, math, science, art, coding, social studies, culture, and technology
- Help elementary students with test prep, Khan Academy, news and media, and AP courses
- Grade homework and give feedback
- Provide progress reports for parents
2. Candidate Qualifications
We are only hiring candidates inside of Korea.
E-2 Visa Holders
- Must be a citizen from the U.S.A. or Canada
F Visa Holders:
- We are only hiring F-2, F-5, F-6 visa holders.
- Must be a citizen from the U.S.A. or Canada
- Must have an apostilled diploma and an apostilled nationwide criminal background check within 6 months of issuance
3. Visa Sponsorship
E-2 visa sponsorship (English teaching visa) is provided.
4. Working Conditions
Training: February 15, 2021 (2 Weeks)
Working Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:50 AM-7:25 PM
Lunch Hour: 12-1:10 PM
Teaching Hours: 30 hours/week
5. Salary and Benefits
Salary: From 2.2 Million KRW~
Insurance and Financial: Insurance and pension will be matched by the employer
Contract Completion Bonus: Yes
Vacation: 10 days (summer vacation: 5 days; winter vacation: 5 days) + Korean national holidays
Housing: Provided studio in a new apartment building 5 minutes from the school
Take a Walk Along Han River! Our campus is located within walking distance of the northern section of Han River. You can spend your evening after classes walking along the Laveniche March Avenue. The river walk runs along the Han River and has a large variety of restaurants and shops for you to explore! If you feel like exploring Gimpo on the weekends, you can go island hopping to Ganghwa-do and take a walk along the beach! The island is famous for having many ancient artifacts and you can learn more about how the history and culture of Korea has evolved from prehistoric times to the modern era. You can visit traditional Korean style buddhist temples, Jeondeungsa and Bomunsa temple! Image courtesy of Ethan Brooke via Pexels About Us At Little America, we strive to prepare kindergarten to middle school students as they adapt to a changing world of technology. Our curriuclum is based on GES education and IB PYP. GES education is centered on STEM, artificial intelligence, coding, and innovation and IB PYP is focused on conceptual understanding. Students are encouraged to learn critical thinking skills, creativity, collaboration, and communication as well as cultural awareness. Mission Our mission is to foster global talent through a well-balanced education. Director's Message Better things are coming. There is an increasing need for English education every day. At Little America, we provide GES education which is an American curriculum that was developed in Silicon Valley and IP PYP (Primary Years Programme) which is a student-centered approach for young learners. Through GES education, students learn STEM subjects, artificial intellligence, coding, and innovation. Futurologist Alvin Toffler stated that as society changes, it brings about confusion and the only way to continue is to adapt to change. Therefore, our mission is to foster global talent. Soo-young Song Director of Little America Grade Levels 1. Kindergarten (ages 5-7) 2. Elementary (grades 1-6) 3. Middle School (grades 7-9) Our Programs 1. The kindergarten program offers core subjects such as language arts, art, music, science, coding, and cooking. The elective courses offered include pysical education, a library reading program, and a special afternoon program. 2. The elementary school program offers core subjects such as language arts, math, science, history, social studies, culture, technologies and coding. Specialized classes that are offered are test prep, Khan Academy, news and media studies, and AP courses. 3. The middle school program offers core subjects such as: language arts, math, science, history, social studies, culture, technologies and coding. Specialized classes that are offered include test prep, Khan Academy, news and media studies, debate, and AP courses. Life at Little America Join a team of energetic teachers that are dedicated to helping students have fun and succeed at the same time. We provide teachers with access to the best resources to help students learn more effectively and our team enjoys going hanging out after work and getting dinner together. As a teacher at Little America, you will be be provided with a new studio apartment nearby the school in the Gimpo area. As we're located near Han River, there is a large park nearby and you can enjoy chicken and beer with friends. You can enjoy great food and aesthetic cafes in the area. On your days off, you can also explore Seoul easily and visit trendy Hongdae. Right next to Gimpo is Ganghwa-do, a quiet, small island that offers great views of the ocean. One of the most famous Instagramable cafes, Choyang Bangjik, is located on Ganghwa-do and you can also try great seafood, enjoy the mudflats and beaches, and hike one of the many mountains on the island. Who We’re Looking For Little America welcomes you to become a member of our outstanding faculty. Little America is looking for the following candidates: 4 year Bachelor’s Degree in subject area from an accredited university Must be a citizen from the U.S. or Canada Experienced teachers or those with teaching licenses preferred
Company Type: Education Institute
Business Area: Language Center