Private Elementary School | Central Seoul | 2.4 M, 600K housing | 6 mo. contract, ~4-5 wk Paid Vacation | Late August Start | Potential to Extend Contract

Are you a qualified and experienced English teacher currently living in Seoul, South Korea? Uchon Elementary School is a newly renovated private elementary school located in Seongbuk-Gu, Seoul, close to Line 4 (Blue line), Hansung University and Sungshin Women’s University subway station. We are seeking an experienced homeroom foreign teacher to join our amazing team of 25 professional educators. You’ll begin teaching on August 21st, 2017 for the remainder of the school year ending on February 28, 2018.   Position: 6th Grade Homeroom Teacher Location: Seongbuk-gu, Seoul Term of Employment: August 21st,2017 to February 28th, 2018 (6 months, potential to renew contract) Salary: 2.4 million KRW per month + 600,000 housing allowance Work Hours: 8:20-4:30 (M-F) Teaching Hours: 24 class hours per week max (1 class hour=40 min) Class Size: 20 students (approx.) Holidays: approx. 4-5 weeks paid vacation Sick Days: 3 paid sick days (reimbursed 360,000 won if not used) Benefits: Medical Insurance - 50/50 split; Pension - 50/50 split     A teacher should only apply if:   1. Presently working and living in Korea.  2. Three years or more teaching experience in Korea.  3. BS/BA degree (Education, English or Linguistics is preferred).  4. 120 hour TEFL/TESOL or U.S./Canadian domestic teacher’s certification.  5. Paperwork scanned and ready to be submitted via email.  6. Available to teach a 40 minute demo class at our school during a weekday in July or August    How to apply:    Please reply by email to the English Program Manager at uchonenglish@gmail.com. Include a brief message within the email providing the following information:   Full name, nationality, visa type, number of years teaching in Korea, and your cell number.   Also, attach a document or scanned copy of the required items listed below:   1. Cover letter, current resume, and reference letters  2. Diploma with Apostille Seal  3. Domestic Federal Criminal Background Check with Apostille Seal  4. 120 hour TEFL/TESOL or domestic teacher’s certification  5. Passport plus visa page  6. Alien Registration Card (front and back)  7. Scanned university transcripts  8. Updated picture   Please forward your application package to:   Matthew Boomhower English Program Manager uchonenglish@gmail.com  

Starting date : ASAP