Primary EAL Teacher


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Dulwich College Seoul is a premier international school serving the English-speaking expat and local community. With over 400 students aged 3-11 years in the Primary School, we are one of Korea's most diverse school communities. Our staff are highly trained and very motivated professionals who put 'students first' in all they do. We strive to be "The Kindest School in the Universe" and this aim shapes how we work with our students and their families. Dulwich College International is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices which are aligned to the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection. We hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection. All appointments are subject to an interview, identity checks, criminal record checks, and successful references.


Dulwich College Seoul seeks an enthusiastic and skilled EAL Teacher for the Primary School (3-11 years).

Full-time Position with 2 year contract (renewable) from Jan 1st 2023.


• 5 days per week (Mon to Fri) during College term time, minimum hours 7.45am to 4.30pm (occasional late afternoon/evening/weekend events as per the College calendar).

• Leading teaching and learning for small groups and individual English language learners (beginners to intermediate)

• Responsible for planning, feedback and assessment of student work, classroom management and display, pastoral care of students.

• Responsible to the Head of Additional Educational Needs


Must be:

• a highly organised and flexible practitioner who collaborates effectively

• a fluent English speaker

• a qualified Primary Teacher (PGCE, BEd or equivalent) and/or EAL Teacher with good experience

• provide excellent pastoral care for all students

• Free to work in Korea


Dulwich College offers:

• excellent salary.

• access to outstanding professional development from DCSL and DC International.

• supportive and highly professional working environment with dedicated and fully qualified teaching colleagues from the UK and elsewhere.

• the opportunity to inspire and challenge children from around the world who are kind, hard working and fun to work with.


Interested candidates should email to the College (for the attention of the Head of Primary, Jane Smith):

• a 2 page CV (no unexplained employment or study gaps please)

• names of 2 professional referees (must include Head/senior manager at current/most recent employment)

• a cover letter (1 page)

• statement of educational philosophy regarding EAL teaching and learning (1 page)

• a recent colour photo


Interviews at the College will be offered to strong candidates in mid/late October 2022 and a short observed session working with students will be required of shortlisted candidates. Please contact us for further details or a quick telephone chat about this important role. The application deadline is October 20th at 9am.

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