EPIK, SMOE and GEPIK Teaching Positions (Apply NOW for the August 2017 Session)

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Apply Now for August 2017 Positions with EPIK, SMOE and GEPIK

What is EPIK?

EPIK stands for English Program in Korea, a program sponsored by the Korean Ministry of Education. The EPIK Program was established in 1995 with the mandate to improve the English speaking abilities of students and teachers in Korea and to develop cultural exchanges.

Through the EPIK Program, over 1,000 teachers are placed in ESL teaching jobs every year. Reach To Teach works with the Korean Ministry of Education to place English Language Instructors (ELIs) in Korean public schools throughout the country.

What is SMOE?

Public school positions with the SMOE (Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education) are some of the most sought after in Korea. Seoul, the capital of South Korea, is a dynamic, modern city with activities of interest for anyone! If you want to experience a large Asian city at it’s busy, energetic best, Seoul is for you. SMOE stands for Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education.

The program was established in 2005 to provide English education to public school students in the Seoul metropolitan area with the eventual aim to place a native English speaker in every school. There are currently hundreds of ESL teachers in Korea teaching for the SMOE Program.

What is GEPIK?

GEPIK stands for Gyeonggi English Program in Korea. It was established in 2003, to provide English education to all public schools in the Gyeonggi province. GEPIK has the highest demand for English education in all of Korea. This program offers teachers a unique experience by allowing them to share their culture and knowledge with students while gaining experience teaching ESL in Public Schools across Korea.

All teachers receive the following benefits:

Free housing provided by the Program (utilities not included)
Entrance Allowance of 1.3 mil won to purchase a one-way ticket
Exit Allowance of 1.3 mil won or a renewal Bonus of 2.0 mil won for resigning
10 days of ESL training in Seoul
Paid vacation for 18 working days plus 13-15 National Holidays
Medical insurance and pension, 50% of which is covered by the Program
Higher salaries for teachers who choose to work in more rural locations
40 hour work week with roughly 22 teaching hours a week
Monday through Friday work schedule, Weekends Free!
Requirements:

Passport holder of Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa, UK or USA
Minimum education of Bachelor's degree
Under 55 years of age
No criminal record
Be mentally and physically healthy

Applicants must also have at least ONE of the following qualifications:

BA Degree in Education
Teaching license in your home country
TEFL/TESOL/CELTA certificate 100 hours or more (The Program will now give preference to applicants who have a 20 hour in-class teaching component)
1 year of full time teaching experience with the TaLK program
*If you have a BA in any other discipline you will need to get a 100+ hour TEFL certificate (The Program will now give preference to applicants who have a 20-hour in class teaching component).

To apply: http://www.reachtoteachrecruiting.com/apply-now-to-teach-english-abroad.html#/jobdetails/job_20130121023412_YZPQ6G1GKG8OPG7S

ID #4209 Location --, --, , Korea # Of Job Positions 20 Contract Length 12 months Type of school Recruiter

Teacher Requirements

120-Hour Bridge TEFLOnline.com Certificate, or Equivalent 4 Year Degree
No Teaching Experience Required

Salary & Benefits

Full Time 1.8 Million+ KRW a Month KRW /Monthly

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Reach To Teach Recruiting

Reach To Teach is a FREE ESL Teacher Placement Agency. We never take a percentage of your salary and there are no hidden fees. The Reach To Teach program encourages upcoming graduates and recent alumni to explore paid opportunities teaching English to children in countries such as South Korea, Taiwan and China. This is an excellent opportunity for upcoming graduates and recent alumni that want to encounter new cultures, work with children, learn a new language and perhaps pay off some student loans! It’s a great way to ‘give something back’ while also developing one’s own resume and skill set over the course of a year.

Ready to apply for this position? Register today!

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