January 2021 | Choose Your Desired Location | Kindy-Middle SchoolCompany Name: Chungdahm
Role and Responsibilities:
Chungdahm has three main academies based on different age levels and you can choose which one you'd like to work at!
iGarten: Pre-K to Kindergarten
Teach basic skills like phonics, reading, writing, listening, and speaking through games, music, and arts and crafts
Use hands-on activities to help students engage with what they're learning
April: Kindergarten to Elementary Grade 6
Guide students through projects that focus around a variety of integrated subjects such as video production and AR
Teach small class sizes using integrated technology in your classroom
Share teaching materials via Teacher's Portal, an integrated online learning system connected to each branch
CDI: Elementary Grade 3 to Middle School (Grade 9)
Teach students project-based learning to help students foster their talents
Guide students through debate and news discussion classes
Use and share media cards via Teacher's Portal, an integrated online learning system connected to each branch
Start Date: January 2021
Location: You can choose any location from Seoul to Busan (see below for more info)
Chungdahm Learning: 2-10 PM
April Institute: 1-9 PM
i-Garten: 9 AM-6 PM
Salary and Benefits
Salary: From 2.2 Million KRW
Insurance and Financial: Insurance and pension are matched by the employer
Contract Completion Bonus: Yes
Vacation: 5 days, and all weekends
Housing: A studio apartment will be provided (includes A/C and heating, a fridge, a stovetop, a washing machine, and a bed)
Must be a citizen from: U.S.A., Canada, the U.K., Ireland, New Zealand, Australia, or South Africa
Must have a background check with an apostille and a copy of your university diploma with an apostille READY TO GO
TESOL/TEFL/Teacher certification not required
Quarantine is fully paid for and you will be coming over to Korea the first or second weekend of the month.
Training: 1 week of paid training for all new teachers takes place the week before your teaching start date.
Seoul is the heart of Korea where all the action is! You'll have access to great transportation, food venues, and cafes all over the city.
Enjoy suburban life in Gyeonggi-do, which surrounds Seoul. You can easily get into Seoul to explore the city and you can find a variety of hidden areas with great food, cafes, and other opportunities.
Located right next to Seoul, Incheon offers a cityscape and you can explore the beaches on the coast. You can also get into Seoul within an hour, and is connected via subway.
Located to the east of Seoul, Gangwon offers great scenery and hiking opportunities. Gangwon is also close to the east coast, and you can hop on over to Gangneung to enjoy the beach.
Located in the middle of Korea, Sejong is a new city that offers beautiful architecture, parks and museums. Sejong is also known for its festivals and spas.
Located right above Busan, Daegu has some awesome viewpoints over looking the city, including E-World 83 tower, Apsan Park, and Front Mountain Observatory. Daegu is known for its azalea festival in spring.
Ulsan is a coastal city northeast of Busan. Impressive beaches and clear water make Ulsan a wonderful destination for those who are looking for city life right next to the coast.
The second largest city of Korea is where you can find great beaches and fantastic seafood. Enjoy artsy and cultural places in Busan. Did I mention you can grab the KTX straight to Seoul within 3 hours?
Enjoy life in peaceful Gwangju, where you can check out great temples, hanok villages, beautiful scenery, and mural villages. Gwangju is also known to have cheaper and tastier food compared to other provinces!
To apply, send the following to email@example.com:
Resume (with date of birth and Skype ID)
Application Form (found at the bottom of this page)
Self-introduction Video (.wav or .mp4, YouTube links also acceptable)*
*Please note that you do not have to send the video immediately; we just need it after we set up an interview with you. We will send you directions regarding the introduction video after our initial interview. This is the most important part of your application as it helps branch managers picture you working with them.
Founded 1998 Students 60,000+ Teachers 3,000 Branches 200 About Chungdahm Chungdahm Learning is a renowned education company who strives to provide the best English education for students from pre-kindergarten up to middle school. Chungdahm has developed in-house curriculum and an integrated online platform for teachers to create and share lesson ideas and media with other branches all over Korea. At Chungdahm, programs are broken up into three levels according to age level; Chungdahm Learning, April Institute, and i-Garten. Chungdahm Learning April Institute i-Garten Chungdahm Learning is geared for students in elementary school grade 3 up to middle school grade 9 and is based on classroom technology. You'll be teaching project-based classes and use the design thinking methodolgy to teach problem solving. You will also teach reading, writing, speaking and listening using the following book series: Oxford Reading Tree, Oxford Graded Readers, and Oxonian. Chungdahm Learning's working hours are from 2-10 PM. April Institute is for those in kindergarten to elementary school grade 6 and is based on developing convergence and expression through integrated subjects. You will teach project-based classes and encourage students to be creative through various media projects, including videos and newspaper projects. April Institute's working hours are from 1-9 PM. i-Garten is for children in pre-k and kindergarten. You will teach students basic English from phonics to short sentence structures using games, songs, and dance. You will guide students through arts and crafts activities and teach them how to interact with virtual worlds, cultures, and characters using integrated augmented reality. i-Garten's working hours are from 9 AM-6 PM. Who Can Teach at Chungdahm? 1. Do you have a bachelor's degree from an accredited university? 2. Are you a citizen of one of the following countries: U.S.A., Canada, the U.K., Ireland, New Zealand, Australia, or South Africa? If you answered "YES" to both, then you can become a teacher at Chungdahm! Choose Your Location and Teaching Level Locations With over 200 branches in Korea, you can choose your top 3 locations from Seoul to Busan. Korea is so small, you can get from Seoul to Busan in less than 3 hours! You're only a bus ride away from the beach, the city, or the beautiful countryside. Seoul: Seoul is the capital of South Korea and offers everything from traditional architecture to themed cafes, delicious restaurants, and great shopping. Incheon and Gyeonggi-do: Surrounding Seoul, these two surburban provinces draw many Koreans looking for a break from the city. You can easily get up to Seoul or enjoy spending time at local cafes, parks, and other areas. Incheon offers access to beaches and you can check out small islands located in Gyeonggi-do. Gangwon: Located in the northeast of Korea, Gangwon offers great mountain and beach scenery. Try hiking Seorak Mountain or enjoy the surfing town of Yangyang. Sejong: Sejong is a new city in the center of Korea that offers stunning architecture, parks, and museums. This are is also know for its festivals and top spas. Daegu, Ulsan, and Gwangju: Located in the south part of Korea, these three areas offer a bit of city and culture. Daegu has some great lookout points over the city and is known for its azalea festival in spring. Ulsan is home to impressive beaches and clear water on the coast. Gwangju offers temples, hanok villages, wall mural villages, and is known to have cheaper and tastier food than any other province! Busan: As the second largest city of Korea, you won't miss out on beaches, city life, or artsy and eclectic cafes and restaurants. You can also get to Seoul via a bullet train which takes less than 3 hours! Teaching Levels Do you have a favorite age group to work with? Choose to work with students you connect with the best. You can also choose based on working hours. Chungdahm Learning: Elementary Grade 3 to Middle School Grade 9 Working Hours: 2-10 PM April Institute: Kindergarten to Elementary Grade 6 Working Hours: 1-9 PM i-Garten: Pre-K to Kindergarten Working Hours: 9 AM-6 PM What Chungdahm Offers Teachers 1. Competitive Pay Salaries start at 2.1 million KRW and you'll have prepaid housing, so you can save over 1 million KRW a month (around $800 USD)! 2. Health and Financial Benefits Your health insurance and pension will be matched by Chungdahm and your flight ticket will be reimbursed. (Did we mention how great the healthcare is in Korea?!) 3. Vacation You'll have 5 vacation days PLUS all National Korean Holidays off (around 16 in total), so you can travel to your heart's content. 4. Prepaid Housing You will have your own studio apartment that include a washing machine, a fridge, a microwave, a stovetop, and a bed! A Day in the Life of a Chungdahm Teacher Follow Riley, a real teacher at Chungdahm's April Institute branch in sunny Busan. She teaches kindergarten to elementary students and she enjoys having her mornings free for her own activities. Application Process 1. Send your application and intro video to firstname.lastname@example.org 2. We'll get in touch to learn more about your preferences and visa documents. 3. Chungdahm will contact you for a second interview. 4. If you pass the interview, you'll be offered a contract and begin teaching. Teacher Training Candidates who pass an interview and are offered a position must attend and pass our paid, 5-day intensive training program to become a certified Chungdahm instructor. You will learn how to navigate our smart-learning platform and meet other Chungdahm teachers. Morning sessions consist of mock lessons and evaluations and the afternoons will include study sessions with your assigned training group and training managers. Questions Related to Chungdahm? If you don't see the Q&A you're looking for, please send us an email at email@example.com and we'll answer all the questions you may have! Q: How is Chungdahm handling COVID-19? A: Chungdahm will host you in a government-approved hotel for the 14 days of quarantine, with no cost to you. You will be given specific instructions for arrival and quarantine procedures once you have signed a contract. Q: Do I need a TEFL/TESOL/CELTA certification to teach at Chungdahm? A: Chungdahm does NOT require any certification or previous teaching experience. Once you arrive in Korea, you will be immersed in their own training program and learn the ins-and-outs of Chungdahm's system. Q: How do I prepare for an interview with Chungdahm? A: After a preliminary interview with a recruiter, Chungdahm will contact you directly for the second interview. The second interview wil include teaching and reading exercises. You will be given a head's up as to what questions may be asked. Q: How do I prepare for the correct visa? A: Once you have been offered a contract with Chungdahm, we will help you through the visa documentation stage. Overall, it can take up to several months to get all the documents together, so we suggest that you prepare the following while you're waiting: 1. Bachelor's diploma with an apostille or verification (depending on the country, you may need to have your diploma notarized as well) 2. Nationwide criminal background check (via fingerprints)
Company Type: Education Institute