Teach English Abroad with Gone2Korea

Top teach abroad job program since 2006

Apply today to start your overseas teaching adventure! Exciting job opportunities with top Korean employers are available year round.

Who we are

We’re a team of former teachers, passionate travelers and experts in the field of foreign teacher recruiting and job placement in Korea.

What we do

We match great teachers with top schools and programs in Korea. Our end-to-end services are professional, thorough and 100% free to use!

Why use us

Aside from having an excellent reputation with teachers, we represent many of the top schools and programs throughout South Korea.

Who we help

Based in North America, we primarily work with American and Canadian graduates but we also help Brits, Aussies and South Africans.

What we will be helping you with


We’re here to help you with absolutely everything! We know what you’re thinking…what’s everything? We’ll be presenting you to schools as a job candidate, preparing you for interviews,  helping you collect the proper documents for Korean Immigration, guiding you through the entire visa process, preparing you for the transition into living and working in Korea, planning your departure and organizing your arrival! Plus you’ll have 24/7 support during your time in Korea.

What happens once I apply?

We get started!

As soon as you apply, you’ll receive an email which will have a link to our document guidelines manual. Within 24-48 hours one of our coordinators will take a look at your details and file your application based on your preferences such as your date of availability and your location preferences. If your application is successful, one of our coordinators will reach out to you, usually within 48hrs, to schedule a brief interview and consultation session.

English Program South Korea

If you're ready to teach in Korea, then we're ready to help!

I'm a first-time teacher

Will I qualify for positions?

Of course. Having prior teaching experience or an undergraduate degree in an unrelated field are not necessary for securing great jobs with competitive benefits.  Roughly 70% of the people we work with are first-time teachers. You’re in good hands.

I'm an education major

What can you help me with?

As an education major, you’ll have more job options and higher earning potential. Gone2Korea is proud to work with education majors or candidates with valid teaching licenses who are interested in taking their teaching skills abroad.

Benefits you can expect






12 Month
Work Visa

Mini FAQ

What are the basic requirements?

All you need is a bachelors degree in any field of study, a valid passport from the US, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia or South Africa, a clean criminal record and a clean bill of health. A genuine interest in teaching will help.

What type of school will I be working at?

It depends on your preferences and credentials. We can help you with with public school jobs, private school employers and private after-school programs.

Do I still have time to land a fall 2021 job?

You sure do! There are still lots of great private school jobs with hagwons and after-school programs and a limited number of public school positions remaining.

Where can I teach?

Where you’ll be living and working is important, we get it! We work with lots of great schools country-wide in major and minor cities but most of our schools are located in Seoul and Gyeonggi (Seoul metropolitan region).

Can I apply with a friend or significant other?

You sure can! Our coordinators do their best to match joint applicants with jobs at the same school or separate schools nearby.

Are there any fees?

Zero! All of our amazing services are forever free, guaranteed. We collect our fees from the schools and programs in South Korea.

Make it happen!
Teaching English in Korea starts here. Literally!

First off, thanks for checking us out, we’re glad you’re here!

Gone2Korea is your connection to full-time teaching jobs in South Korea. Western graduates, primarily from the US, Canada, UK, and Australia, use our services to secure jobs with trusted Korean schools, and schools use our services to find and hire enthusiastic teachers from the West.

Worth noting: We’re not a job ‘sourcing’ agency or recruiter that finds new schools on the fly. On the contrary, we work with a select group of schools and programs that we know and trust. 

In addition to helping you land a job, we’ll also be helping you with your work visa, departure, arrival, and offering support for the entirety of your contracted term.

Prior teaching experience and related degrees are NOT prerequisites for teaching in Korea. Here’s what you’ll need in order to qualify.

Korean schools offer some of the best benefits in the world!