1 YEAR Positions Available at the Yangpyeong Camp
These positions will be available mid-May / beginning of June
About us :
The Ansan, Gwanak and Yangpyeong English Villages are all part of SDA Education’s effort to expand English learning across all of South Korea. Our mission at each of our schools is to provide students with an opportunity to practice their English and leadership skills in an environment that encourages and motivates them to do their best. Our students are exposed to various cultures of the English speaking world, while involving them in activities that help them to appreciate the world in which they live and the impact that learning English can have. We understand the vital role that teachers play in accomplishing our mission and therefore do our best to make your time working at our English Villages a truly memorable and enjoyable experience. Every organization has its’ kinks and we are no exception, but we are committed to accomplishing our mission and are constantly striving to improve.
We are operating three English villages in Korea and might ask you to experience our other villages during your time. It is not obligatory but we do encourage those that would like to see other parts of Korea to consider it when things get busy and schedules get tight.
About the Teaching Environment:
•The teaching situations at our English Villages are semi/solo teaching (Independent teaching) usually split between morning and afternoons.
Half the day would be teaching Academic English lessons independently to classes of around 15-20 students. The other half would be spent partner teaching Theme Classes such as Cooking, Flight, Insects etc with our experienced Korean Teaching staff.
•Teaching hours: About 30 hours / week. 5 days working.
•Working Hours: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM (8 Hours) on average.
•Employees will work eight hours per day (excluding lunch period from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.) per week. Any time worked over is considered overtime and is paid as time and a half. We offer a comp. day system as well for those who prefer time off instead.
•Program and activity hours are also scheduled to fulfill the 40-hour working week.
You may be asked to work Sunday through Thursday programs and rest on Fridays and Saturdays. Our longer term winter programs tend to space out this way to match the school schedules of the students.
•Overtime opportunities are frequent during the winter and summer programs when schedules run nearly back to back.
Location and Website :
•Gyeonggi English Village Yanpyeong Camp: www.yea.or.kr
Location: About an hour and a half getting to center of Seoul by subway. 45 minutes to Cheongnyangni station by train.
2.3 Million Won / month for 1 year contracts.
*Salaries are negotiable with experienced and higher education applicants.*
• For 1 year contracts, Employment medical insurance (2.4% of your salary will be deducted each month). / Pension contributions.
• 10 working days paid vacation for 1 year contracts. Opportunities to earn more vacation days by working overtime.
• 1 year contracts round trip airfare will be paid for (up to 1.5 million Won).
• Housing :
Single room studio apartments or double room studio apartments shared with 1 roommate are available. (Yangpyeong E.V.)
Studio: Each room is equipped with a flat panel TV, a microwave, an electric range, a vacuum cleaner, internet phone, a clock, a twin bed, a stand-up shower, a personal refrigerator, a dining table, a washing machine, two ceiling heating/cooling systems, clothes rack, sofa, nightstand, and carpeted floors. (Yangpyeong E.V.)
(Utilities will be automatically taken out of your monthly salary).
• Free wireless internet.
• Visa and contract assistance as needed.
• Lunch is provided (M-F) in the cafeteria.
• Comp days(time off) or overtime payment opportunities will be available.
• Shopping transportation for teachers will be arranged weekly. (Yangpyeong E.V.)
• Orientation period of 3 days (Jet lag, H1N1, campus tour etc. ) – No Payment.
• No use of illegal drugs.
• No smoking / no drinking on the English Village campus.
** Necessary documents **
Long term (1 year teaching) Contractor / Visa type : E2
If you are new to applying for teaching positions in Korea:
1. An original diploma (Bachelors Degree or higher)
2. Two sealed transcripts
3. State wide (FBI for US citizens) criminal record check (Must be issued within 6 months)
4. 4 passport sized photos
• You can bring all documents to English Village and do a visa run to Japan after getting a reference number to secure an E2 visa.
** How to apply **
If you are interested in joining our team, please send your resume, cover letter, and a recent photo via email to our Foreign Teacher Coordinator, Sean Bracey at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please be sure to list contact information for us to reach you at and the most convenient times for us to interview you.
Step 2. If you would like, to contact our foreign coordinator directly. Please send a PM to this account and you will be provided with his office and cell phone numbers.
Looking forward to hearing from you very soon and please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions!
Yangpyeong English Village