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Teach English in South Korea

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Teach English in Korea with Say Kimchi Recruiting

We’ve been helping adventurous graduates land great teaching jobs across South Korea since 2009. We aren’t your normal recruiters; we are ex-pat owned and all of us have lived and taught in Korea before so we know the ropes. Read the reviews on-line and you’ll know you are in safe hands with us.

Why Korea?

You walk down a concrete side walk in a busy city. Cars zip by. Buses burn through red lights. Horns honk. In the middle of the traffic, an ajumma (old woman) pushes an ox cart full of broken-down cardboard…

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We’ve placed over 400 teachers in awesome teaching positions and would love to help you find a great job too! Simply fill out our short Application Form to get the ball rolling and we’ll be in touch within 24 hours.

Why Say Kimchi?

We really don’t like banging our own drum but we have a list of Testimonials from delighted teachers who went to Korea through us and had a great experience. Quite simply; you’re in safe hands with us.

We’ve Tasted the Kimchi And It Shows

Jade Pickenheim

My experience with SKR was flawless. I was attracted to them by good reviews on various TEFL forums, and went with them due to their easily navigated, straightforward website. If you’re thinking about giving the teaching in Korea thing a shot, use SKR and it will all be such a breeze.

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Jade PickenheimAmerican, Placed in Iksan
Justin & Britney

Then there is Say Kimchi. Luckily, I happened upon their website early in my search, and it immediately made a lasting impression on me. Spend even just a little time reading their blog or viewing their videos and pictures and you will undoubtedly find that their mission comes from a place of passion, experience, and love for the places they will assist in sending you to.

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Justin & BritneyAmerican, Placed in Seoul

You’re In Safe Hands With Us

teach english in korea with say kimchi recruitingWelcome to Say Kimchi Recruiting!

We’ve been placing graduates from around the world in teaching jobs in South Korea since 2009 and have grown to become one of the premier ESL recruiters for Korea today. We’ve all taught in Korea. We’ve lived in Korea. We’ve done the same thing you are thinking of doing right now. We appreciate the adventure in the experience but still understand the challenges of moving abroad. And we do everything we can to make your experience the adventure of a lifetime you’re looking for.

Teaching English in Korea is one of the most rewarding things you could ever do; it not only allows you to experience such an amazing culture, travel the world and meet new friends but it also allows you to save lots of money to pay off student debts, save for a down payment on your first house or just to splurge and enjoy the disposable income!

Come and get a little taste of the kimchi – it’ll be the best thing you’ve ever done!

  • We’re Hiring Teachers Now!

    Whether you’re a recent college grad looking for something other than the cubicle or a 9-to-5-er looking to break out of it, we have a job for you. Simply fill out our short Online Application to get the ball rolling.

  • Amazing Benefits!

    Free round trip flights. Apartment provided. High salary. Pension. Healthcare. Yearly Bonus. Paid Vacation. It really is no wonder there are over 22,000 English teachers in Korea! Come and join us, it’ll be the best move you’ve ever made.

  • Free Support

    We place you in a job and we support you all year through our super friendly and amazing Korean staff, our newsletter, and our community website to keep you involved and connected to the expat community in Korea.

  • No Fees

    We offer FREE ESL teacher placement services for native English speakers.

  • No Korean Required

    No job requires you to speak the local language, although learning it will make your life a little easier!

  • No Certificates Required

    All you need is a bachelor’s degree in any discipline, a clean criminal background and a native English tongue. Oh, and it helps if you have an appetite for adventure too!

Serious Adventure Ahead!

Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime? Come on, we DARE you!

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