Teaching English In Korea – OK Recruiting

Teaching English In Korea – OK Recruiting

Teach English - OK Recruiting

OK Recruiting – We’re hiring ESL teachers for these 3 teaching positions in Seoul.

We also have hundreds of more teaching jobs starting now until March, 2017

Contact us today and you’ll be here soon!

We have schools in Bundang, Yongin, Suwon, Ilsan and many other cities.

Teaching positions are available in  November, December, January, February and March, 2016.

OK Recruiting has been placing teachers in South Korea for 10 years. We are professional and provide detailed information so you can make an informed decision about which city you wish to teach in Korea.

Here 3 teaching jobs in Seoul for your review:


This job starts in late September. We are looking for a Kindergarten and elementary school teacher. The location is in Apgujeong, dong, in Gangnam gu, Seoul. It’s close by Apgujeong station, which is the #3 subway line.

The salary range is between 2.1 to 2.4 million KRW per month. How much you qualify for, will be decided after the interview.

The teaching hours are from 9 in the morning until 5 in the evening Monday to Friday.

The school will provide single housing.

Currently there are 6 native English speaking teachers working at the school.

Below is a photo of the Apgujeong district in Seoul. It’s known as the “Rodeo Drive” of Seoul. Shopping and Korean celebrities go hand in hand.

Here’s a map with street views and points of interest for Apgujeong, Seoul.

Apgujeong shops Seoul Korea


This job commences in September. You’ll be teaching kindergarten to elementary school kids.

The school is located in Gangnam, Seoul. The closest subway station is Hakdong station on line #7.

The wage is 2.1 to 2.3 million KRW each month.

You’ll teach Monday to Friday from 9 am until 6 pm.

Housing is provided (not shared).

You’ll enjoy 14 vacation days per contract term.

The photo below demonstrates the popularity of “Gangnam Style”, the song made famous by Psye the Korean pop singing sensation makes Gangnam world famous!

Gangnam station Seoul Korea


This teaching position begins in the middle of September.

You’ll work with elementary to middle school children.

The teaching location is in Joonggye dong, Nowon gu, Seoul.

Compensation is 2.1 to 2.3 million KRW per month

The schedule is weekdays, Monday to Friday from 2:00 pm until 10:00 pm.

The average class size is 12 young learners.

Housing is provided for individual teachers. Currently there are 3 foreign teachers at the school.

In order to apply, please visit our website and at http://www.opportunitykorea.com/a_menu/menu2_11.asp

We’ll need your resume and photograph as part of your application.

Below is a picture of Nowon Culture Street in Seoul, Korea

Culture Street Nowon Seoul

Here are the documents required for you to obtain your E2 work visa in Korea

We’ll need to know how long it will take you to provide us with these documents below:

  1. A copy of your university degree with an apostille. If you’re Canadian, your degree must be notarized at a Korean consulate in Canada.
  2. A copy of your national criminal record check with apostille. Once again, Canadians must have their criminal record check notarized at a Korean consulate in Canada.
  3. Your passport must be valid for 12 months minimum.

We appreciate your interest in applying through OK Recruiting in Korea.

You’ll be OK with OK Recruiting agency.

OK Recruiting Contact Information

Office phone: (DIR)+ 82-2-415-6743 (REP) + 82-2-415-6740 / in Korea 02-415-6743
Website: http://www.opportunitykorea.com
Office Location: 3rd floor, 190-5 Jamsil dong, Songpa gu, Seoul, South Korea
Business license number: 215-92-53370

Useful Web Links for OK Recruiting Korea

OK Recruiting ESL Teacher Agency

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More Information About Teaching In A Korean Hagwon

Here’s an objective video where a former English teacher in Korea talks about teaching English at Korean hagwons. Alex talks about what you should know and why thousands of foreign teachers teach in Korea. He provides a good introduction if you’ve never taught at a hagwon before.

Click on the image below to see the Cost of Living In Seoul, Korea for food, housing, clothes, transportation, personal care, and entertainment.

Note: Apgujeong dong and Gangnam are both expensive neighbourhoods in Seoul.

Cost of Food in Seoul

Here’s a map to the OK Recruiting office + a street view on Google Maps

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Here are more reviews of OK Recruiting in Korea.. http://www.waygook.org/index.php?topic=26594.0

4 5 1
Another standard recruiting company in Korea. They have a lot of jobs all over Korea. You name the city, they've probably got a school for you. Some good, some bad, so what... I used Bonnie as my recruiter. She was easy to work with.

4 5 1
They found me a hagwon job in 2007. Bonnie, was my recruiter and was very helpful, nice and professional.It all depends on who you work with at recruitment agencies, I suppose. Anyway, she was great!
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