Teaching in South Korea

Our cultural teaching program runs for a duration of 12months. We link you up with a friendly School, so that you can get the authentic feel of South Korea.

We offer all enthusiastic, bright and vibrant individuals an offer they cannot refuse. If you are taking a gap year after school or if you’re wanting to take a break after your studies, let us help you make the most of it.

Why South Korea

South Korea is home to some of the friendliest people on Earth. Here, you will find colorful hanboks and historical places in the middle of Seoul, South Korea’s capital. All around the country, you will also see temples, fortresses and palaces. When it comes to nature, South Korea boasts a lot of hot springs, sandy beaches, mountain peaks and national parks.

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The following conditions are required:
  • Native English Speaker
  • Bachelor’s Degree in any field from a Native
    English speaking University (not Free State)
  • TEFL/TESOL120 hours; internationally accredited. (You can do the Hopscotch 120hr course if you have not completed one)
  • 21-39 years old
  • No Criminal History (CBC Clear)
  • No medication or health concerns
Included in this experience:

Monthly salary from R 27,000R 30,000



Airfare reimbursement: after completion of the contract

Fully furnished Studio apartment provided

Paid Vacation 10-25 days off per year

Bonus provided on completion of contract

Airport pick-up upon arrival

Living Assistance: setting up SIM card, bank account, transportation card, apartment rental, etc.


Enrolment fee : R 5,000

Placement fee: R 18,600

Flight: + – R 15,000

(Gets reimbursed)

Supporting documentation for your visa : +- R 2,500

Tefl Course (Optional): R 3,500

The amounts shown above are estimates and may very according to price changes.

How to apply

The form below is the official English Teaching Application form. Please complete this form thoughtfully, and we’ll begin processing your application. If you wish to explore other experiences or have inquiries not covered here, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us by email.

If you are unsure whether this is the experience for you, please complete our “Get Started” form to check your eligibility.

Hopscotch Travel will review your application to ensure all the required information is correct

If you qualify our work and travel expert will contact, you for an online interview. If your interview is successful, you will be accepted to the experience of your choice.

Your questions answered 

Please head over to our English Teaching FAQS page for a comprehensive list of questions and answers. It’s everything you need to know and more.

If you’re absolutely certain that you meet the requirements for the work and travel experience, you can APPLY NOW! Alternatively, use the GET STARTED button to check your eligibility.


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