Chungnam EPIK Public Schools Available
We have 3 EPIK Public Schools Available within the Chungnam region. It’s the region that surrounds Daejeon Metropolitan City. There is a subway network from the capital city of Cheonan to Seoul and a KTX network which runs through the Chungnam region; making the entire country accessible.
These schools are available in April, May and June. There will also be public schools available throughout this region in September, October and November.
If you want to be near the Gyeonggi region / Seoul or Incheon – this region is the next closest region.
These are with the government so they come with secure EPIK contracts. There is only 22 classes per week (instead of 30 through a private academy). Regular working hours of 8:30am-4:30pm Monday to Friday.
It’s a high paying region for public schools with salary starting at 2.2m (compared to Seoul which is 2.0m) to 2.95m won per month. It depends on your resume and the location within the region.
In addition, overtime in afterschool classes is often available to boost your salary.
The standard benefits are as follows
- Rent-free single furnished apartment near your school
- 300,000 won one-time settlement allowance
- Round-trip airfare allowance of 2,600,000 won
- 18 working days paid vacation + national holidays (5 weeks in total)
- Medical contributions
- Pension contributions
- 1 month salary bonus on completion of contract
- Sick paid leave allowance
- Special leave allowance
- 1 week additional paid vacation (6 weeks in total) if you renew your contract after the first year + increase in pay + renewal bonus 2.0m won
- Korean co-teacher to assist with your classes
By becoming a Korean Horizons Teacher; you will also receive :
- Airport pickup, hotel for 1 evening & transport to the education office / school
- Introduction pack (including a Travel Adapter, a Travel Card, a Book on Teaching, a Travel Guide, a Lonely Planet Phrasebook & other goodies)
- Order anything you like using our interest-free Supermarket credit service from any online Korean store & pay us back once you get paid your salary.