Saturday, 18 October 2008

2009 March EPIK (Teach English Program in Korea) Application

- 2009 March EPIK (Teach English Programme in Korea) -

EPIK, English Program in Korea, sponsored by the Korean Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, invites responsible, enthusiastic native English speakers to build a professional teaching career while sharing knowledge and culture with students and teachers in Korea. Successful applicants will be required to conduct English conversation classes for Korean primary and secondary school students as part of the Korean government's aim to promote and strengthen English language education. A candidate should have a strong sense of creativity and motivation as well as enjoy working with young children as part of an academic team. Successful applicants are expected to focus on the development of oral communication skills using interactive teaching methods.

* Positions : 603 teachers for March 2009 placement Remuneration

Level 1+ : 2.5 ~ 2.7 million won per month
Level 1 : 2.3 ~ 2.5 million won per month
Level 2+: 2.1 ~ 2.3 million won per month
Level 2 : 2.0 ~ 2.2 million won per month
Level 3 : 1.8 ~ 2.1 million won per month
Level 4 : 1.5 ~ 1.7 million won per month

* 2008 average exchange rate 1$ = about 1,000 won, subject to change depending on current exchange rate.

* Hours : 8 Hours per day, 5 days per week

*Total instructional hours will not exceed 22 hours per week

* Benefits

- Single housing provided- Settlement allowance
- Airfare Reimbursement to and from Korea
- Severance pay- Paid vacation for 14 work days
- 50% of medical insurance and pension
- Tax Exemption
- Provincial allowance, special rural allowance, etc.

* Contract Period : February 26, 2009 - February 25, 2010

* Person requirementsApplicants must :

- Have completed two full academic years or more at an accredited college or university.
- Be a citizen from a country where the primary language is English.
- Be fluent and proficient in the English language grammar and structure and be able to communicate fluently with clear and distinct pronunciation.

* Closing date 15/12/08

* How to apply

- Please visit to get more information and to download application forms.
- Send by post : send your application to "Education Centre, Korean Embassy, 60 Buckingham Gate, London SW1E 6AJ"
- In person: Contact Education Centre on 0207 227 5500 (Ext 639) or

※If you are more interested in teaching after-school classes in primary schools with Korean government scholarship(TaLK:Teach and Learn in Korea), please visit

- EPIK 원어민 영어보조교사 모집 -

◆ 지원 자격 : 영어를 모국어로 하는 국가 국민, 한국 교포는 중등학교 7학년부터 영국에서 다닌 자(10년 이상 체류)로서 학사학위 이상소지자

◆ 원서 마감 : 2008년 12월 15일지원서 : 에서 다운로드 받아 사용

◆ 고용등급 및 대우 : 1+등급(250-270만원), 1등급(230-250만원), 2+등급(210-230만원), 2등급(200-220만원), 3등급 (180-210만원), 주택제공, 입국․출국지원금, 근로소득세면제, 정착금, 국민건강보험료 및 국민연금 지원, 지방근무보전수당 지급, 퇴직금, 유급휴가, 병가, 특별휴가

※ 2009년부터 대학 2년 이상 이수 및 전문대학 졸업자도 지원할 수 있는 등급 신설 (4등급, 일부 희망 교육청 해당)
◆ 접수 및 면접 : The Education Centre(EPIK Office), Korean Embassy, 60 Buckingham gate, London SW1E 6AJ

◆ 구체적인 사항은 안내 참조 및 로 문의

영국 내 문의 : 0207 227 5500(ext 639),

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