Teach English in South Korea

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Teach English in South Korea

from £900
Duration: from 6 months to 12 months
Countries: South Korea
Get paid to teach English in South Korea with an accredited TEFL certification & lifetime job placement assistance from International TEFL Academy.

Teach English in South Korea

Do you want to teach English in the South Korea?

  • Are you a native English speaker?
  • Are you age 21 or above?
  • Are you looking to get paid to teach English abroad in the South Korea or elsewhere?
  • Looking to take a professional TEFL certification course?

With an International TEFL Academy TEFL TESOL certification & lifetime job placement assistance, you will hold an internationally recognized qualification that will enable you to get paid as an English teacher in the South Korea & in 80 countries worldwide. Boasting one of the world's most dynamic & modern economies, South Korea is one of the largest & most lucrative job markets in the world for teaching English abroad. Most first-time English teachers in South Korea receive benefits like airfare & a free apartment, and most earn enough to save $1000 USD a month after expenses and up to $15,000 a year.

Who is International TEFL Academy?

We are one of the largest TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) certification schools in the world training over 3,500 new teachers a year, people just like you. Up to 95% of our students do not have a degree in Education, they simply want to get paid to teach abroad and make a difference while traveling the world. All of our TEFL courses & internationally accredited & are taught by experienced university-level professors. All graduates receive lifetime worldwide job placement assistance & access to exclusive networks of 10,000 alumni across the globe.

How does it work?

You become TEFL certified in 4 weeks full-time (in-person TEFL classes) or 11 weeks part-time (online TEFL classes).  With lifetime job placement assistance, you interview for teaching positions and choose the right school and country.  Once you are TEFL certified, your certification and access to job placement assistance are lifetime so you can use them to teach in as many countries as you wish.

What Kind of Job Market is there for Teaching English in South Korea?

  • Teachers can expect fantastic benefits in South Korea. Airfare and housing provided, plus ability to save between $800-$1000+ per month.
  • Typical first-time English teacher can expect to teach 25-30 hours per week plus time for lesson planning and class prep.
  • Teachers can expect to interview in-advance for teaching positions in South Korea. Interviews are typically conducted over Skype. 
  • A 4-year university degree is required for teaching English in South Korea.

TEFL Certification Options for Teaching English in South Korea

Online TEFL Classes

  • 11-13 weeks part-time (8-12 hours a week) - this course is designed to accommodate students who are working or going to school full-time.
  • Fully accredited at Level 5 (identical to in-person classes such as CELTA) and it taught by university professors; it also includes 20 hours of practicum (live practice teaching
  • Class tuition is $1395 USD, including lifetime job search guidance

In-Person TEFL Classes in 25 locations worldwide

ITA offers in-person 4-week classes in 25 locations worldwide, including in the U.S., Europe, Latin America & Asia
Tuition varies by class.

Lifetime Job Placement Assistance Services, Including:

  • Expert advice & guidance from experienced advisors in areas like resume & cover letter development, visas, & documents
  • Access to live and recorded webinars on all aspects of theTEFL job search process, including job market tutorials for specific regions & countries
  • 400-page Job Search Guidance Manual & our library of country-specific ebooks & “How to Get a Job” guides
  • Access to contact information more than 20,000 schools & language institutes worldwide in addition to hundreds of ESL job boards & top international recruiters


How can you learn more & get started?

Click on our link to request your free brochure, you will receive a free brochure and speak with an expert admissions advisors to go over all of your options & questions regarding job markets, hiring requirements, TEFL course options and financial matters like salaries & start-up costs. We are happy to speak with you as many times as you need, and our online resource library features hundreds of article,  FAQs, testimonials & videos to help learn about all aspects of teaching English abroad.

Interested in this; ready to enquire?

Apply now by clicking the button below and filling out the application form on gapyear.com. International TEFL Academy should then be in touch shortly to help with your enquiry.


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Become TEFL Certified & Get Paid To Teach English Abroad

Learn more about English teaching jobs in South Korea, including TEFL Certification options and Job Search Placement assistance. We offer TEFL classes Online and in 25 locations worldwide. All graduates receive lifetime worldwide job search placement assistance and access to exclusive alumni networks with 10,000 graduates across the globe.


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