Teach English
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.



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
New Zealand
South Africa

(alphabetical order)
in accordance with
the Korean government's immigration policy.

Required Documents

(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

(for Canadians,

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.)



Additional documents for E2 visa application required by a Korean consulate in your country due to the Covid-19

  • A Medical Certificate by their doctor confirming no symptoms of Covid-19 issued within 48 hours

  • A Medical Certificate confirming they are not suffering from tuberculosis(TB) issued within 48 hours

Making Notes

Positions Avaialble


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

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English School

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


English School

September 1st, 2021

  • Address: 41, Jibeom-ro, Suseong-gu, Daegu

  • number of current native English speaking teachers; 3

  • Age of the students; from 4-11 

  • Working hours; from 9:30 am to 5:30pm from Mon. through Fri.

MapleBear Canadian Education

March 2nd, 2021

  • Address; 102, Dongdaegu-ro, Suseong-gu, Daegu

  • number of current native English speaking teachers; 8

  • Age of students; from 3-10

  • Working hours; 9 am till 6 pm, Monday through Friday

How to Apply

If you're interested and eligible to teach English in South Korea,

please send your resume file with other relevant documents

and available date to travel to Korea at



Connect With Us

Gene Kim

+82 (0)10 4254 4656

Skype: geneindaegu

191, Sanghwabuk-ro, Dalseo-gu, Daegu, Republic of KOREA