English Teachers Needed
Honors English Academy ( http://www.ehonors.net/ ) is a private English academy located in Daegu, Korea. (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daegu) We are NOT a franchise, but an independent academy with 2 branches with about 25 Korean teachers and 5 native/foreign teachers including myself. We have two open positions for a native teacher to start in January and February to be part of our team. I am NOT a recruiter, so this is a DIRECT offer from the academy. You will talk to our head foreign teacher who currently teaches in this academy, so all your specific questions will be answered during your phone/Skype interview. We teach elementary and middle school students and currently have about 700 students in our 2nd branch (which you will be working in.) Although it is not a franchise and is not owned by a corporation, Honors Academy has celebrated its 10th anniversary in May 2013, ensuring the stability and professionalism of our establishment.
We offer one-year renewable contract with the following details:
Honors English Academy
1 position available (we are specifically looking for a gyopo teacher (Korean/English bi-lingual)
Location: Daegu (Sang-in dong)
Start Date: 23 December, 2014
School Type: Private Academy (Hagwon)
Age group: Elementary / Middle
Salary: 2.2 million Won/month or more depending on your qualifications (experienced teacher preferred)
Teaching Hours: Tues – Sat: 3pm – 10pm (maximum of 30 classes per week, 45min per class)
Class size: Maximum of 13 students.
Total number of native teachers: 5
Housing: Furnished single studio 5min walk from academy (no roommate, an air-conditioner is provided)
Bonus: Severance pay of one month’s pay upon completion of one-year contract
Benefit: National Health Insurance (50% paid by employer) and National Pension Program
Airfare: Round trip provided
Paid Vacation: 10 days + national holidays, 3 sick days allowed
- Native English speaker (We are looking for a bi-lingual gyopo teacher)
- Hold a valid citizenship/passport from (USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, or South Africa)
- Hold a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university from one of the above countries
- Have a clean national criminal record with Apostille or certification from Korean Consulate (depending on country)
- A teacher who is already in Korea is a plus! (airfare reimbursement/salary raise will be given)
Documents for E2/F4 Visa:
The Apostilled(notarized) copy of original diploma
1 FBI criminal background check with Apostille (issued within 6months)
(for Candadians- notarized by the Korean consulate)
1 copy of your passport
1 copy of your resume
2 passport photo
1 health statement signed by you (to be provided)
2 copies of the contract signed by you
Please note that you should be a native English speaker with a BA or BS degree from the US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia or South Africa in order to be eligible to obtain an E2 visa.
I want to remind you that this is a DIRECT OFFER from the academy itself. No recruiters in between, so detailed questions about the workplace, housing, teaching style, just about everything will be answered honestly during your phone interview.
If this job interests you please respond with a cover letter, resume and your recent photo(s) via e-mail to
San Baek (Head Foreign Teacher)
We will setup a phone interview once we get your email. Thank you for your time and consideration, and we look forward to hearing from you.
-HONORS English Academy
72-3 Centro Tower Building 8th Floor,
Sang-in Dong, Dalseo gu,
Daegu City, South Korea