in South Korea
Positions available All year round
Since 2004, TEFL JOB KOREA has been recruiting native English speaking teachers for private English language schools located mostly in Daegu Metropolitan City, the 3rd largest city in South Korea with the population of 2.5 million and several hundreds current native English speaking teachers.
Unfortunately, the visa issuance to those who are currently in the UK and South Africa has been suspended since last December due to the variant Covid-19 virus.
Benefits and Working conditions
monthly salary from 2,100,000 depending on experiences and educational background
one-way flight ticket to South Korea for one-year contract
10-day vacation and around 15 Korean national holidays per year
rent free fully-furnished single housing
within 10-15 min. walking distance of school
(Teachers need to pay for utility bills for gas, water, electricity etc. which is around 50,000 won per month depending on how much they use.)
severance pay equivalent of one-month salary on completion of one-year contract
50% of the medical insurance premium and national pension paid by the employer and the equivalent amount (3.5% and 4.5% each from the monthly salary) paid by the teacher each month
class size: fewer than 12 students in each class
length of contract: one year (extendable)
teaching hours; maximum 120 hours (1 hour = 60 min.) per month
all the curriculum and materials provided
Only native English speakers
holding a bachelor's degree
with the current nationalities of
in accordance with
the Korean government's immigration policy.
(for visa approval that need to be posted to Korea)
an original copy of
national (FBI) criminal background check
issued within 6 months
with 'Apostille' attached
it needs to be verified by a Korean consulate
in Canada instead of Apostille)
a photocopy of
bachelor's degree certificate
with 'Apostille' attached
(All those documents will not be returned
once they are submitted to the immigration office.)
■ Due to the serious impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, all foreign passport holders travelling to the Republic of Korea must present a PCR Negative Test Result upon arrival. This policy is effective on 1/8/2021 at 0:00am KST.
■ It is required that the PCR Negative Test Result be issued 72 hours before departure date.
■ The submission of the PCR Negative Test Result upon arrival is separate from that submitted for visa application. All travelers must attain and carry the document before leaving for Korea.
About DAEGU city
The City of Daegu is located inland,
southeast of the Korean Peninsula.
Daegu is the 3rd largest city in Korea whose population is around 2.5 million and there are several hundreds native English speaking teachers in Daegu.
It takes just 1 hour and 40 min. to Seoul and 50 min. to Busan by express train
You can find more information on the city of Daegu
May 1st, 2021
Address; 96, Deulan-ro, Suseong-gu, Daegu
number of current native English speaking teachers; 5
Age of students; from 4-11
Working hours; 9:30 am till 6:10 pm, Monday through Friday
April, June, and July, 2021
Address; 2348, Dalgubeol-daero, Suseong-gu, Daegu
number of current native English speaking teachers; 7
Age of students; from 10-17
Working hours; from 230 pm till 1030 pm
Working days; 4 days per week (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday)
monthly salary; 2.0 million won
round trip flight tickets provided