Teach English in South Korea

People who want to teach English in South Korea have a number of different options to choose from. More than likely, you will need to do some coursework in teaching English. While any courses will help you to teach, you may want to focus on those that can offer some sort of certification of your skills, as this is what will help you get hired.

ESL jobs in Korea typically offer up to $2,300 a month in U.S. dollars. Most positions are typically held for at least three months, and often last for several years. In addition to an excellent salary, most positions also provide teachers with round trip airfare, free housing, paid vacations, and medical insurance. Some positions even provide ESL teachers with finishing bonuses in the amount of one month's salary. If you want to work in Korea, you need to find an English language school that will sponsor your visa application. You need to submit this application in order to work in another country. Failure to complete such an application can lead to a great deal of trouble in the international community. Most schools sponsor visa applications for qualified candidates.


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Teaching English in Korea: Closing Doors
When it comes to foreign language teachers, South Korea has made its choice: people from developing countries, regardless of how gifted they may be at teaching English as a foreign language, are not welcome, and no exceptions are made. Korean laws state ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Aug 2014 23:03:17 GMT

Palm Harbor music teacher makes international moves
Harman has also signed a deal with South Korea granting rights to ?Music with Mar? recordings to play at family facilities to help children learn to speak English ... studying liberal arts and began teaching for three years, until she became sick.
Publ.Date : Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:00:00 GMT

How to Get a Job Teaching English in South Korea
Teaching English in South Korea has become a wildly popular way to get paid while traveling the world, and it?s easy to see why. The salary and benefits offered are some of the highest in the industry, you don?t need a teaching background or experience ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 16 Oct 2014 17:00:00 GMT

8 uncomfortable truths about teaching English in South Korea
1. English schools contribute to classist education. South Korea?s international schools were originally created to educate the children of foreign expats but now have become for-profit providers of elite global education to the South Korean aristocracy.
Publ.Date : Thu, 30 Apr 2015 17:00:00 GMT

Foreign teachers left stranded by crackdown on visa violations
Foreigners teaching subjects other than English on E-2 visas may face eviction from South Korea, as the immigration office is cracking down on visa violations in English-only alternative schools. Fourteen Canadian teachers at the Canadian British Columbia ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:14:00 GMT

Teach English Abroad in South Korea
South Korea has successfully made itself one of the most attractive places in Asia for native English speakers to teach English abroad, with a remuneration package that includes free flights and free accommodation. Fortunately, for people who decide to ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 22 Jan 2017 16:00:00 GMT

Answering Your FAQ?s About Teaching in Korea
I seem to get emails about teaching in Korea almost daily now ... which means you must be a citizen of an English-speaking country like Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa, the United Kingdom, or the United States. It?s okay if you ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 25 Nov 2013 16:00:00 GMT

What?s it like to teach English in? South Korea?
I will never make fun of someone?s ?broken English? ever again ... Games, puzzles and tasks work extremely well when teaching teenagers and younger adults. Adults, on the other hand, respond best to guided discovery: nine times out of 10 they ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 28 Oct 2015 17:00:00 GMT

Teaching in Korea an emboldening experience for North Iowa woman
JECHEON, South Korea | A North Iowa woman says teaching English in South Korea and her subsequent travels in Asia have enriched her life and made her a better, braver version of herself. Alana Jara, formerly of Hanlontown, just began her third teaching ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 25 Mar 2017 16:04:06 GMT

Teaching English in South Korea
The Guide to Teaching English and Living in South Korea by Thomas Gates Why College Graduates Should Consider Teaching English in South Korea by Jena Sprau Living and Teaching English in South Korea: A Great Country to Start a New Life by Peter Gyulay ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Jun 2017 03:14:30 GMT