POLY Pohang

Teach Right Near the Beach!
Our campus is located in the beautiful beachside city of Pohang! Pohang is located along the Southeastern coast of Korea and is a major seaport for the Daegu area.  In the area, there are a variety of traditional buildings such as temples, villages and food markets.  As Pohang is located along the coast there are a variety of beaches for you to enjoy!  Our campus is just a quick bus stop away from Songdo beach where you can enjoy the waves and catch some rays!

 

 

About Us

At POLY, we focus on teaching children English through the five senses and try to make learning English as fun and interesting as possible. We also focus on the physical and social development of our students and promote a sense of creativity and imagination within them. Over the past 20 years or so, the standards of English education created by POLY have had a huge impact on English education in Korea. Leading curriculum and learning programs led to the improvement of the quality of English education in Korea, and the talents trained by POLY became a model and a goal for learners.

 

 

Grade Levels

1. Kindergarten (Ages 5-7 years old)

2. Elementary (Grades 1-5)

 

 

Our Programs
1. The Kindergarten Program focuses on building the foundations of English learning in students. The ESL courses taught in this level cover topics such as: phonics, vocabulary, listening, and basic speaking, writing and reading.

 

2. The Elementary Program teaches students the four skills of English and focuses on conversation. Children at this age, are encouraged to use only English in the classroom. Students are taught a variety of topics such as: reading, writing, speaking, listening, grammar, essay writing, and current events.

 

 

Life at POLY Pohang

Join our team of highly qualified and energetic teachers who are dedicated to helping students learn and achieve success. We provide teachers with access to the best materials and resources to help them become better educators and help students learn more effectively. Our team enjoys going out to dinner together and hanging out outside of work. All teachers at POLY are provided with a studio apartment within walking distance of the school, rent free.  You can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities at the various parks and beaches in the area!  There is also a golf range where you can practice your swing! 

 

 

Who We're Looking For

POLY Pohang would love to have you join our team! We're currently looking for candidates with the following qualifications:

  • MUST be a citizen of the U.S., Canada, the U.K., Ireland, New Zealand, Australia, or South Africa
  • F series visa holders MUST have a criminal background check with apostille and a copy of your university diploma with apostille READY TO GO
  • MUST have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university
  • MUST have a Native level fluency in English

 

Jobs

Looking For Kindy-Elementary Teacher in Beautiful Beachside City of Pohang!

1. Roles and Responsibilities POLY Pohang is looking for qualified teachers to serve as kindergarten to elementary school grade 6 English teacher. You will be teaching various lessons in English to students from ages 5 to grade 6. You will be teaching mainly kindergarten classes with some elementary classes in the afternoons.   POLY specializes in helping students who have lived abroad extensively and have advanced English levels. As a teacher, you will need to be a quick thinker and be able to facilitate critical discussions in class.   You will be responsible for the following: Plan, prepare, and deliver lessons Prepare teaching materials ahead of time Grade regular homework assignments Prepare and create tests and examinations Track and report students’ performance dates and give feedback Teach advanced English level kindergarten students ages 6-7 speaking, stories, arts and crafts, phonics, reading, and writing Teach advanced English level elementary and middle school students grades 1-9 through speaking and writing, reading, grammar, and book discussion classes   2. Candidate Qualifications:   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-4, F-5, and F-6 visa holders F-series visa holders must have their diploma apostilled and their nationwide criminal background check READY TO GO   3. Visa Sponsorships We sponsor E-2 visas.   4. Working Conditions Working Hours: M-F: 9:30 AM-6:45 PM Teaching Hours: 31 hours/week Lunch Time: 12-1 PM (Lunch will be provided) Students per Class: 12 students max Age Level: 5-13 years old Teachers: 10 Korean and 10 Native   5. Salary and Benefits Salary: From 2.4 million KRW (negotiable based on 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 plus Korean national holidays Housing Allowance: Studio housing or housing allowance provided   6. Location Pohang is located along the Southeastern coast of Korea and is a major seaport for the Daegu area.  In the area, there are a variety of traditional buildings such as temples, villages, and food markets.  As Pohang is located along the coast there are a variety of beaches for you to enjoy!

Starting date : Mar 1, 2022
Looking For Kindy-Elementary Teacher in Beautiful Beachside City of Pohang!

1. Roles and Responsibilities POLY Pohang is looking for qualified teachers to serve as kindergarten to elementary school grade 6 English teacher. You will be teaching various lessons in English to students from ages 5 to grade 6. You will be teaching mainly kindergarten classes with some elementary classes in the afternoons.   POLY specializes in helping students who have lived abroad extensively and have advanced English levels. As a teacher, you will need to be a quick thinker and be able to facilitate critical discussions in class.   You will be responsible for the following: Plan, prepare, and deliver lessons Prepare teaching materials ahead of time Grade regular homework assignments Prepare and create tests and examinations Track and report students’ performance dates and give feedback Teach advanced English level kindergarten students ages 6-7 speaking, stories, arts and crafts, phonics, reading, and writing Teach advanced English level elementary and middle school students grades 1-9 through speaking and writing, reading, grammar, and book discussion classes   2. Candidate Qualifications:   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-4, F-5, and F-6 visa holders F-series visa holders must have their diploma apostilled and their nationwide criminal background check READY TO GO   3. Visa Sponsorships We sponsor E-2 visas.   4. Working Conditions Working Hours: M-F: 9:30 AM-6:45 PM Teaching Hours: 31 hours/week Lunch Time: 12-1 PM (Lunch will be provided) Students per Class: 12 students max Age Level: 5-13 years old Teachers: 10 Korean and 10 Native   5. Salary and Benefits Salary: From 2.4 million KRW (negotiable based on 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 plus Korean national holidays Housing Allowance: Studio housing or housing allowance provided   6. Location Pohang is located along the Southeastern coast of Korea and is a major seaport for the Daegu area.  In the area, there are a variety of traditional buildings such as temples, villages, and food markets.  As Pohang is located along the coast there are a variety of beaches for you to enjoy!

Starting date : Mar 1, 2022