Young Hoon International Middle School (YHIMS) is a prestigious middle school located in Seoul, Korea, servicing students in grade 7 to grade 9. It is one of the two international middle school recognized by the Korean government. The classes in YHIMS are taught in both English and Korean by a mixed faculty members from all over the world: we have total of 15 foreign faculty members along with Korean faculty members working together to help our students achieve their academic goals. We are currently looking for competent and enthusiastic teachers to join our team.
For August 2016, we have vacancies in following position:
• A minimum of bachelor degree in the associated field of study (mandatory)
(Higher degrees are welcomed.)
• Teaching certificate or education related degree. (mandatory)
We will not respond to those who don't meet the requirements mentioned above.
• Prior teaching experience welcomed.
4. Conditions and Benefits
• Contract Period: 2016.08.16~ 2018.02.28 with chance to re-sign with a one-year or a two-year contract.
• 22 teaching hours a week, with additional income opportunities through various school programs.
• Cooperative work environment with both English-speaking and Korean-speaking teachers.
• Paid vacation (3weeks for summer and 5 weeks for winter) and Korean national holidays off as well as 4 days of paid leave. (Sick leaves and special holidays for wedding, death, birth, and etc. is provided separately)
• Overtime pay is provided and overnight trips are paid as well.
• Competitive salary scale with considerations to experience.
(With no work experience minimum )
• Housing is provided. (Those not using school housing will be given monthly rent fees)
• Professional development fee worth 200,000won per year.
• Paid Winter and Summer Camp(Mandatory)
- One week during February 2017(20hrs) and one more week during August 2017 or February 2018.
5. Application Materials
1st. The materials listed below are mandatory for all applicants.
• Application form: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BzI43MWprIUEekNERWdDV2xiY0U/view?usp=shari ng
- Please DOWNLOAD the application provided by the school through the given address above.
Make sure to edit the file name.( YHIMS FT_Subject_Name)
• Photocopies of appropriate degrees and qualifications (e.g. teaching license)
(A copy with Korean consulate seal or Apostille will be needed for the interview.)
• A photocopy of the passport (the page with the photo of the applicant)
• A photocopy/scan of transcript (Sealed transcript required for the interview)
2nd . The following materials will be required for those who take the interview.
• A passport photo
• Federal Criminal Record Check or, if already in Korea with a work VISA, Korean criminal record check agreement form.
• Two Reference Letters
• A 15-minute demo lesson plan.
-- Qualifying teachers will later be asked to give a 15-minute demo lesson during the interview. If applying from abroad, the demo lesson may be replaced with a sample lesson video.
6. Application Due and other Dates
First 4 materials must be received by June 24th Friday 12:00pm, 2016 via email to be considered and hard-copies of the entire and complete set of documents will be asked on the date of the interview and demo class.
Prospective applicants will be notified via email to schedule an interview.
7. Contact Information
For any questions, contact Jungeun Seo, the Immersion Program Coordinator, via email:
You may also visit our school website at the following address: http://eng.younghoon.ms.kr