Great Opportunities to Teach in South Korean Public Schools with the Government Sponsored EPIK Program


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

– School Type: Korean public schools (elementary ~ high school)
– Location: Nationwide
– Starting Date: Spring/Fall
– Teaching age group: Elementary ~ high school students
– Salary: 2.0~2.7 million Korean Won per month
– Contract Length: One year (renewable)
– Vacation: about 18 days & national holiday
– Working Hours: Monday to Friday 9:00AM ~ 5:00PM
– Teaching Hours: Approximately 22 hours per week

EPIK teachers are required to assist Korean English teachers with their classes and practice duties specified by Metropolitan Office of Education (MOE)/Provincial Office of Education (POE). Preparing classes and developing teaching materials are essential parts of the job.

– Furnished single housing
– Severance payment (approx. one month’s salary)
– National pension
– National 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.

– 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

Please submit your resume to

Nationalities Accepted: Native English Speakers only

Expires: June 9, 2018


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