Jeongsang Language School (JLS) Gunpo

About Us
We provide a quality English education to Korean students all throughout the country.  We have a variety of locations that all share the same vision of giving students an advantage and training them to become future leaders. 

 

 

Mission and Vision
At JLS, we promise honesty and respect to all of our teachers.  Our native English teachers and bilingual teachers work together to help our students learn effectively and improve their English skills.

 

 

Grade Levels
1. Elementary (Grades 1-6)
2. Middle School (Grades 7-9)
3. High School (Grades 10-12)



 

Our Programs
1. 
The Chess program is geared towards Elementary school students in grades 1-6. We have developed our own curriculum, Caramel Tree, which covers phonics, reading, and writing. Our bilingual homeroom teachers are also able to help student growth in and outside of the classroom. You will be responsible for teaching vocabulary, listening, reading, nonfiction, and speaking through various textbooks and activities. The e-learning system makes it easier for teachers to monitor students’ progress.
2. The ACE program is an integrated curriculum and test preparation alongside English Immersion from students from Elementary grade 6 to Middle school grade 2. Students receive customized learning courses based on their levels. In ACE, students learn to think critically and strengthen their logic and persuasive skills. ACE focuses on systematic, performance-based repetition system and a variety of targeted grammar, topic, and vocabulary books are used. You will also help students develop strategies to ace their entrance exams and students practice writing, speech, discussion, presentation, and essay writing.
3. The V-Group Program is a program geared towards students in Middle school grade 3 to High School grade 3. The goal of this program is grade management and college entrance exam preparation. You will be responsible for helping students prepare to enter special high schools and for the SAT.

Jobs

HUGE ACCOMMODATION | Elementary Teacher | DECEMBER

1. Role and Responsibilities As a kindergarten and elementary teacher at JLS Gunpo, you will be working with a Korean co-teacher in the classroom to help students improve their English skills. The Korean teacher will be teaching most of the classes, so you will just be there to help students follow along and guide them through speaking and pronunciation. You will mainly be teaching elementary students, but will also be teaching a few kindergarten classes at the beginning of your workday.   You will be responsible for the following:  Teaching phonics, reading, writing, speaking, and listening Guiding students through picture and chapter books and discussion Teaching students fiction and nonfiction reading and comprehension Helping students strengthen their presentation and essay writing skills Curriculum implementation Indoor and outdoor classroom activities for/with students Grading, evaluation, and assessment of students Providing students with individualized care Attending teacher's meetings and workshops (This will include one monthly meeting after school hours.)   2. Candidate Qualifications We are not hiring candidates outside of Korea. MUST currently be in Korea   E-2 Visa Holders: MUST be a citizen of the U.S., Canada, the U.K., Ireland, New Zealand, Australia, or South Africa   F-series Visa Holders: We are currently taking applications from F-2, F-5, and F-6 visa holders ONLY F-series visa holders must have their diploma apostilled and their nationwide criminal background check READY TO GO   3. Visa Sponsorship We sponsor E-2 visas.   4. Working Conditions Working Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 11 AM - 8:30 PM                               Tuesday, Thursday: 11 AM - 6 PM Students per Class: 12 students Co-teacher: Yes, will be teaching in the same class Age Level: Age 5-grade 6   5. Salary and Benefits Salary: From 2.3 million KRW (Negotiable Upon Experience) Insurance and Financial: Insurance and pension will be matched by the employer Contract Completion Bonus: Provided upon completion of the contract Vacation: 10 days (5 days: summer, 5 days; winter) + national Korean holidays Housing: Spacious 15-pyeong officetel provided within walking distance of the school

Starting date : Dec 10, 2020
JLS | Elementary Teacher | Gunpo

1. Role and Responsibilities As a kindergarten and elementary teacher at JLS Gunpo, you will be working with a Korean co-teacher in the classroom to help students improve their English skills. The Korean teacher will be teaching most of the classes, so you will just be there to help students follow along and guide them through speaking and pronunciation. You will mainly be teaching elementary students, but will also be teaching a few kindergarten classes at the beginning of your workday.   You will be responsible for the following:  Teaching phonics, reading, writing, speaking, and listening Guiding students through picture and chapter books and discussion Teaching students fiction and nonfiction reading and comprehension Helping students strengthen their presentation and essay writing skills Curriculum implementation Indoor and outdoor classroom activities for/with students Grading, evaluation, and assessment of students Providing students with individualized care Attending teacher's meetings and workshops (This will include one monthly meeting after school hours.)   2. Candidate Qualifications We are not hiring candidates outside of Korea   E-2 Visa Holders MUST be a citizen of the U.S., Canada, the U.K., Ireland, New Zealand, Australia, or South Africa F-series Visa Holders We are currently taking applications from F-2, F-5, and F-6 visa holders ONLY F-series visa holders must have their diploma apostilled and their nationwide criminal background check READY TO GO   3. Visa Sponsorship We provide E-2 visa sponsorship.   4. Working Conditions Working Hours: M, W, F: 11 AM - 8:30 PM                             T, TR: 11 AM - 6 PM Students per Class: 12 students Co-teacher: Yes, will be teaching in the same class Age Level: Age 5-grade 6   5. Salary and Benefits Salary: From 2.3 million KRW Insurance and Financial: Insurance and pension will be matched by the employer Contract Completion Bonus: Provided upon completion of the contract Vacation: 10 Days (5 days: summer, 5 days; winter) + national Korean holidays Housing: Spacious 15-pyeong officetel provided within walking distance of the school

Starting date : Dec 10, 2020