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GIGE is hiring!

Gyeonggi-do Institute for Global Education (GIGE) is a government supported teacher-training and a professional development institute. It is a branch of the Gyeonggi-do Office of Education.

We are looking for professional, enthusiastic and highly-qualified native English teacher trainer(s) to join our team.

1. Location: Gyeonggi-do Institute for Global Education

[webpage: (Korean) and (English)]

2. Address: #40 Anhyunroseo 1gil, Anjung-eup, Pyeongtaek-si, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea, 17816

3. Start Date: Late March 2023

4. Position: Native English Speaking Teacher Trainer

5. Job Description

-Develop curriculum and materials to teach English related training programs and provide administrative support for those programs

-Engage in tasks and create materials related to foreign language education for Gyeonggi-do Office of Education

-Participate in educational activities in local communities and schools regarding foreign languages

-Present and participate in workshops, seminars, and conferences related to foreign languages

-Provide administrative support in educational departments in GIGE

-Support other designated tasks from the director of GIGE

6. Work Conditions

-5 days a week, Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

(Lunch break between 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.)

-Work is required on some nights and Saturdays throughout the year.

-Starting wage is 2,700,000 won plus a rural allowance of 100,000 won per month.

– 26 days of paid holidays during non-teaching periods

– One-time settlement allowance of 300,000 won

– 1,300,000 won entry allowance if flying in from your country

– 50% of health insurance

– On campus furnished housing (Pets not allowed)

7. Minimum Qualifications

– A Bachelor’s degree in any subject and a minimum of 4 years of full-time English teaching experience (Hagwons and/or private institutes will not be counted)


– A Bachelor’s degree in any subject with teaching certificate or teaching license in native country and a minimum of 3 years of full-time English teaching experience (Hagwons and/or private institutes will not be counted)


– A Bachelor’s degree or Master’s Degree related to English, Education, and/or Linguistics and a minimum of 2 years of full-time English teaching experience (Hagwons and/or private institutes will not be counted).

* Experience must be verifiable through letters from employers or certificates of employment.

** We will not reply to those who do not meet the requirements.

8. Hiring Process

– Stage One: Document Screening

– Stage Two: Interview via Zoom or in-person

9. How to Apply

If you wish to apply for the position, please complete and submit all required documents by 6 p.m. KST (Korean Standard Time) on March 9th, 2023. The required documents are as follows:

1) GIGE Application Form (click here to view)

2) Personal Information Collection and Usage Agreement (click here to view)

3) Resume or Curriculum Vitae

4) Cover Letter

5) GIGE Module Plan (click here to view)

Successful applicants will also be required to submit the following:

(These do not need to be submitted at the time of application)

1) Copy of Passport

2) Copy of Alien Registration Card (if applicable)

3) Copy of College/University degree(s) with Apostille

4) Copy of National Criminal Background Check with Apostille

5) Copies of College/University Diploma(s) and Transcript(s)

6) Two Letters of Recommendation

7) Copy of Employment Verification Letter(s)

10. Additional Notes

– Interview candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks of the application closing date.

– Failure to provide the relevant paperwork in a timely manner may be grounds to cease the application process.

– Any questions or inquiries about the application or the position, please contact David Kim at