Elementary Teacher, Upper Grades
JOB DESCRIPTION – Upper Elementary Teacher
Yongsan International School of Seoul is located in the heart of Seoul, the capital of South Korea. Seoul is home to twenty-five million people, and is a safe, modern city with excellent public transportation and many social and cultural opportunities.
YISS offers a K-12 U.S.-based curriculum designed to nurture the attitudes, knowledge, and skills of the whole child. Our mission is to instill in each student a passion for truth, a commitment to excellence, and an appreciation for diversity. YISS seeks to employ experienced Christian educators who are eager to fulfill our mission and have a passion for living out their faith in an international school context as we serve the 1000 students and families represented. With students from over 50 countries, we greatly value the diversity in our students, and as such, value diversity in our faculty and staff positions at YISS. Our current staff hails from all over the world, though most have been educated in the United States and Canada. Our teachers are what make YISS such a great place for students to grow both spiritually and academically.
Create a positive learning environment reflective of the love of Christ, supportive of every student, and professional in every aspect. Thus effecting student learning through mastery of the subject material by utilizing valid teaching techniques to achieve elementary education curriculum goals within the framework of the school’s philosophy.
Teach general Upper Elementary students
The candidate must possess:
Current state or provincial issued teacher certification
Minimum of Two years of teaching experience
Minimum of an undergraduate degree in Elementary Education
Flexibility of schedule
The preferred candidate will possess:
Graduate Degree in Elementary Education
Experience teaching in a Western International and / or cross-cultural environment