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Job Opening: Full-time English Instructor

Sep 27, 2019

Position: Full-time English Instructor
Organization: Language Education Institute, Seoul National University
Location: Seoul, Republic of Korea

The Foreign Language Education Center (FLEC) of the Language Education Institute (LEI) at Seoul National University (SNU) is looking for a qualified full-time ESL instructor. The LEI provides non-credit classes for SNU students, faculty and staff as well as specialized classes and services for the various SNU professional and academic communities.

  • -Native English speaker
  • -Master’s degree or above from an English-speaking country
  • -More than two years of teaching experience at the university level
  • -Priority will be given to candidates who meet one or more of the following conditions:
    - Experience of teaching academic writing
    - TESOL, English Education or Applied Linguistics major
  • -Visa Status: E-2, F-4, F-6
About 400 in-class hours per year, as well as work related to the classes.
  • -Conversation/ Debate/ Discussion
  • -Academic Writing and/or Academic Presentation skills
  • -Research Paper writing skills

SALARY: The monthly salary is around 1,948,900 KRW (about 1,632 USD) + Severance pay upon termination of employment (Conditions applied)

Please submit these documents to the LEI by email or postal mail:
  • -Cover letter (or letter of self-introduction)
  • -Resume
  • -Syllabus
  • -Copies of degree(s)/certificate(s)
  • -(Copies of) Academic transcripts (undergraduate level and above)
  • -Copy of passport (photo page)
  • -One (passport-size) recent photo (taken within 6 month)
  • -Alien Registration Card (if you already reside in Korea)
  • -Two references (including contact information)
  • *Please note all documents submitted to the LEI office will not be returned to the applicants.

DEADLINE & CONTACTS The application deadline is October 11. If you are interested in applying for the position or have any questions, please feel free to contact us by email at

Foreign Language Education Center (Rm. #101)
Language Education Institute (Bldg. #137-1)
Seoul National University
1 Gwanangno, Gwanak-Gu
Seoul 151-742