Poly Sungdong

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.

 

 

Director's Message

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.

Alex Im

CEO of Korea POLY School

 

 

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 Sungdong

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.  In the area you can enjoy a variety of outdoor activities at Seoul Forest including hiking and bike riding.  POLY Seongdong is also about 15 minutes away from Wangsimini and Anam stations which are a hotspot for young people to hangout as they are right next to Hanyang and Korea University respectively.  

 

 

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

March 2022 Looking for Kindy-Elementary teacher in Seoul! | High Pay and Central Location!

1. Roles and Responsibilities As a kindy and elementary teacher at POLY Sungdong, you will teach students with advanced English levels. 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 afternoon.   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 date and give feedback Teach kindergarten students ages 5-7 speaking, stories, arts and crafts, phonics, reading, and writing Teach elementary students grades 1-6 through speaking and writing, reading, grammar, and book discussion classes   2. Candidate Qualifications: MUST be a citizen of the U.S or Canada MUST have a 4-year Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university MUST have their diploma apostilled and their nationwide criminal background check READY TO GO Teaching experience, education major preferred   3. Visa Sponsorships We sponsor E-2 visas.   4. Working Conditions Working Hours: Mon - Fri 9 AM - 6:40 PM (Lunch: 12 PM ~ ) Teaching Hours: 40 minutes *10 times a day (max)                                40 minutes * 9 times a day on average Age Level: Kindergarten to Elementary (5-13 years old)   5. Salary and Benefits Salary: From 2.72~ Million KRW (Negotiable Upon Experience) Insurance and Financial: Insurance and Pension will be matched by employer Contract Completion Bonus: Provided upon completion of a one-year contract Vacation: 10 days + Korean National Holidays Housing: Studio housing  

Starting date : Feb 21, 2022
Looking for Kindy-Elementary teacher in Seoul! | High Pay and Central Location!

1. Roles and Responsibilities As a kindy and elementary teacher at POLY Sungdong, you will teach students with advanced English levels. You will be teaching various lessons in English to students from ages 5 to grade 5. You will be teaching mainly kindergarten classes with some elementary classes in the afternoons.   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 date and give feedback Teach kindergarten students ages 6-7 speaking, stories, arts and crafts, phonics, reading, and writing Teach elementary students grades 1-5 through speaking and writing, reading, grammar, and book discussion classes   2. Candidate Qualifications: We are only able to hire candidates ALREADY IN KOREA at this time E-2 Visa Holders: MUST be a citizen of the U.S. or Canada MUST have a criminal background check with apostille and a copy of your university diploma with apostille READY TO GO  F-series Visa Holders We only accept E-2, F-2, F-5, and F-6 visa holders.   3. Visa Sponsorships We sponsor E-2 visas.   4. Working Conditions Working Hours: M-F: 9 AM-6:40 PM Teaching Hours: 30-35 hours per week Lunch Time: 12-1 PM (Lunch will be provided) Students per Class: 15 students max Age Level: 5-13 years old   5. Salary and Benefits Salary: From 2.7~ Million KRW (Negotiable Upon Experience) Insurance and Financial: Insurance and Pension will be matched by employer Contract Completion Bonus: Provided upon completion of a one-year contract Vacation: 10 days plus Korean National Holidays Housing: Studio housing or housing allowance provided Airfare: 1-way airfare, reimbursed

Starting date : ASAP