Teach in South Korea Public Schools with the EPIK Program

Teach in South Korea Public Schools with the EPIK Program

Job Description

Discover Korea and teach English in Korean public schools through the English Program In Korea (EPIK).

Korea, also known as the land of the morning calm, is a colorful and beautiful country situated between China and Japan. It is home to traditional cultural sites as well as bustling modern metropolitan areas. Korea is an excellent opportunity for teachers to work in a beautiful, safe environment while experiencing unique Korean culture.


EPIK is affiliated with the Korean Ministry of Education and has the objective of improving the English speaking abilities of Korean students. In order to achieve this objective, EPIK employs native English speaking teachers and places them in Korean public schools throughout the country. EPIK is an excellent opportunity that provides a great opportunity for teachers to begin and/or develop their careers. EPIK is known for its fair recruiting procedures, so do not hesitate to apply.


Why Seoul ESL?

We, SeoulESL, are an official partner of EPIK and are also licensed by the Korean government. We are located in South Korea and have built a large network among schools throughout Korea over the past decade. We have intricate knowledge of the EPIK employment system and can guide applicants through the employment process in order to ensure their success. With the assistance of our experienced, capable staff, you will be able to achieve your dream of working in Korea.     



School Type: Korean Public schools
Location: Spanning across all of South Korea
Starting Date: All year around
Teaching age group: Elementary school students

Salary: 2.0+ million won per month
Vacation: about 18 days & national holiday
Working Hours: 9:00AM ~ 5:00PM


EPIK is becoming more popular and competitive. If you seek assistance and want to proceed with your application more quickly, contact us with your resume at [email protected]

Visit our website www.seoulesl.com to view various English private schools and English camp openings as well.

Also, visit our sister website www.uniesl.com to view university faculty ESL/EFL jobs around the world. 

What we offer

Salary: 2.0+ million won per month

Fully furnished single housing
Severance payment (approx. one month’s salary)
National pension
Health insurance
300,000 KRW Settlement allowance
2,000,000 KRW Renewal allowance upon contract renewal
1,300,000 KRW Entrance allowance
1,300,000 KRW Exit allowance
EPIK orientation (7~10 days)
Income Tax Exemption (US,AU,NZ,UK, SA citizens only)

* Benefits are subject to changes depending on the program.

What we want

Be a citizen of a country where English is the primary language (must be from USA, Canada, UK, New Zealand, Ireland, Australia or South Africa)
Hold a minimum of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited university
Possess no criminal history

You need to have the requirements below:

English Level
New Zealander
South African
Currently Living in Country
Can Drive in Country
Can Legally Work in Country

AND one of the following sets to apply:

TEFL Certificate
TEFL/TESOL Certificate
Hours on TEFL Cert.
Uni Cert.
TEFL Cert.
Passport Photo Page
Personal Photo

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