Teacher Trainer Recruitment – Work with Us!!

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: www.gige.go.kr (Korean) and www.gigedu.org (English)]

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

3. Start Date: August 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 via email (gifle.recruit@gmail.com) by 6 p.m. KST (Korean Standard Time) on May 25th, 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) Copies of College/University Diploma(s) and Transcript(s)

6) Two Letters of Recommendation

7) 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) 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 gifle.recruit@gmail.com.