Yongsan International School of Seoul

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Career Opportunities

Student Learning Support Coordinator - Immediate Need - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Administrator, Elementary Assistant Principal - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Foreign Language Teacher - Spanish - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Math Teacher, High School - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Science Teacher- High School Biology - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Student Learning Support /ELL Teacher - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Computer Science Teacher - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Elementary, Counselor - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Counselor - High School - Guidance/College Counseling - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Music - Orchestra - Yongsan International School of Seoul

PE - Aquatics Instructor - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Elementary Teacher, Upper Grades - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Physical Education Teacher, Elementary - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Physical Education, Secondary - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Chaplain, High School - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Language Arts Teacher, High School - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Social Studies Teacher, Secondary - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Language Arts Teacher, Middle School - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Social Studies Teacher, Middle School - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Elementary Teacher, Lower Grades - Yongsan International School of Seoul

Founded: 1990
NICS school since: 1990
Grades: K - 12
Capacity: 1000

LOCATION

YISS is located in the heart of Seoul’s foreign community.  We are conveniently located by a subway stop (Hangan-jin) and bus stop. Yongsan-gu, more specifically Hannam-dong and Itaewon are international hot spots.  People from all over Seoul venture to Itaewon for the multitude of international restaurants.  A short walk up the hill from YISS will take you to the popular Grand Hyatt Hotel and the base of Namsan Tower.

THE COMMUNITY

YISS is a warm, inclusive community of students, parents and Christian educators.  We welcome families and students of all religions and worldviews from more than 50 countries, providing a rich multicultural experience.  YISS provides an American standard based curriculum to the international community. 

We are known as a school with a very welcoming environment.  Our students embrace newcomers as they have been in that place themselves.  The Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) organizes various events throughout the year providing opportunities for parent involvement.

THE SCHOOL

Teachers wishing to work at YISS should view their classroom and the school as their ministry.  God has placed you at YISS for your students, parents and fellow co-workers for a purpose.  YISS staff are committed to seeing the vision of the school fulfilled: instilling in each student a passion for truth, a commitment to excellence, and an appreciation for diversity. 

Academically, the school utilizes an American based curriculum.  Standards are from the US and in high school students can earn AP (Advanced Placement) credit.  While numbers are not everything, on average our students perform above the US national norm. Class size from 1st-8th grade is about 20 students.  Kinder and high school classes are about 14 students.

ACCREDITATION

YISS is dually accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)

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