Public School English Teacher

Public School English Teacher

We are now accepting applications for the Spring 2018 EPIK Program!


We expect there to be around 850 public elementary, middle and high school positions.


There are 3 starting dates – February 26th, March 26th and April 26th.  All contracts are 365 days.


February 26th is the main in-take and it is when all the metropolitan (Seoul, Busan, Daegu, Ulsan, Daejeon and Gwangju) schools will become available – the provincial schools will also be available at this date.  For this starting date; there will be around 800 schools available.  The late in-take of March 26th and April 26th will have around 50 vacancies.


These schools are with the most prestigious organization here – EPIK – and it can provide you a platform into the teaching profession.  Staff members at the school will have a background in education and it means that you will have a high learning curve.


Apply through us and we will guide you through the process, assist you with your application form, proof read it, assist you with the interview, we will meet you at the airport and provide you with accommodation for your 1st night + meals, and we will be available as support throughout your entire contract.


Working times are from 8:30am-4:30pm Monday to Friday.  22 classes and each class would be between 40-50mins long.

About us

Korean Horizons provides government public schools for the peak seasons of March & September and also we provide government public schools for the off season periods as well. We have public school positions throughout the entire year.

We work with more education offices than any other recruitment company, and we therefore have more public schools jobs than any other recruitment company out there today. 

We are a recruitment company which officially works with EPIK. We also officially work with the Incheon Office of Education, the Chungnam Office of Education and the Gyungnam Office of Education. 

Also - the Gyeonggi (GEPIK) program has decided to ask for teachers from EPIK; so if you want to be near Seoul and in a Public School - Apply with Korean Horizons! We can make it happen for you! 

We are owned & operated by UK nationals. We are a registered company in South Korea. 

We can communicate with you easily & understand your needs - whether this is your first time or if you are currently here inside South Korea. 

With a Korean company, your preferences will be lost in translation. Never will you be misunderstood by us. 

What we offer

Salary can be seen on our website here :  Depending on your nationality, your income will be tax-free. 

What we want

To be eligible, you need :

1. To be from the US, the UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or South Africa

2. To have a clear criminal history

You need to have the requirements below:

English Level
New Zealander
South African
Can Drive in Country

AND one of the following sets to apply:

Years Teaching Exp.
TEFL Certificate
TEFL/TESOL Certificate
Hours on TEFL Cert.
Classroom Hours on TEFL Cert.
Certified Teacher
How to apply

If you would like to apply with us, send your resume to [email protected] or apply online at

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