GIST College is Hiring An English Teacher At The
Language Education Center.
Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (LEC) needs a
native speaking, full time English instructor to start in Feb.,2017.
To qualify you must be a native English speaker and have a MA degree. Your major
would preferably be in TESOL or a related major with a writing discipline.
About the Job
This teaching contract is from February 1, 2017 until January 31, 2018. You will
have the option to renew for a second year upon contract completion.
The location of GIST college is 123 Cheomdan-gwagiro,Bukgu, Gwangju, Korea.
Learn about the City of Gwangju rom Wikipedia.
Your teaching salary will be 43,000,000 KRW per annum.
This includes a contract completion bonus (severance pay) as stipulated by
Korean labor law.
You’ll teach 12 hours per week of academic credit courses.
Teaching semesters could include 9 teaching hours and 6 hours one to one English
clinic teaching hours.
You will also teach a 3 week GIST English camp for incoming first year GIST
students in February.
You will teach the summer and winter English program if required. This is
At least 1 workshop per semester on English topic or skills. 1 workshop is 1.5
to 2 hours in duration.
Here’s a map with directions and street views of Bukgu, Gwangju district where
GIST is located.
Watch this short video about Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST).
GIST will provide you with campus housing (if required)
Learn about the dormitory system at GIST
A private office
Korean national health care coverage and pension plan (shared monthly
contributions between GIST and the teacher)
Is Korean health care insurance the best in the world? Here’s a Q&A about it
How to Apply
Visit the Language Education website and click on “Job Openings” and
The Website is: https://language.gist.ac.kr/
The application deadline is Monday, October 31, 2016 11:59 pm KOREA TIME.
Application and Candidate Review Process
Screening of potential candidates will commence on Monday, November 14,
If you are shortlisted during this screening process you will be contacted for
an interview. Expect to teach a short English demo lesson during the interview.
The successful candidate will be chosen and notified by November 30, 2016.
Please note that this candidate review schedule is subject to change depending
If you’d like to learn more about this teaching position please reach out to:
Phone Number +82)62-715-3703)
Here are some of the current and former English instructors from GIST
for you to try connecting with.
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