COMPULSORY APPLICATION DOCUMENTS

All 7 documents listed on this page must be submitted. Please pay attention to which documents must be emailed and/or posted. If any one of these documents is not submitted you cannot secure a contract and working visa. Each document must be submitted in the correct format - incorrectly formatted documents waste everyone’s time so please take time to study the TeachKorea Guidebook which you can request from us. Please do not laminate any of the documents. Click on each item in the Document List below to get a description of the unique format required for that document.

All documents listed for email must be mailed to applications@goldkeyeducation.com

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COMPULSORY DOCUMENTS

ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTS

HOW TO APPLY

    REFERENCE LETTERS  :  REQUIRED FORMAT & IMPORTANT INFORMATION

1.   You must submit a minimum of two original Reference Letters from two or more persons.

2.   The Reference Letters must be written by persons you have worked for or studied under.

3.   The letters must be written in English or in Korean.

4.   They must be written on the letterhead of the company you worked at or college/university you studied at.

  1. 5.  Private letters from friends/coworkers/neighbors, or au-pair families are not accepted.

  2. 6.  Letters from your high school will only be accepted if you returned as a teacher, tutor or sports coach

  3. 7.  Letters from churches/sports clubs will only be accepted if you where a youth/music leader, volunteer   

      worker, office bearer or coach. Being a normal member is insufficient.

  1. 8.  If a letterhead is unavailable then the authors business card must be stapled to the letter.

  2. 9.  The letters must be dated and cannot be older than 2 years on the month you arrive in Korea.

  3. 10. The letters must include your full legal name as it appears in your passport.

  4. 11. The letters must not be addressed to or refer to TeachKorea or GoldKey Education.

  5. 12. The referees must give the context in which they know you & describe your character &  attributes.

  6. 13. The referees must explain why they believe you will be an effective ESL teacher in Korea.

  7. 14. The referees must include their job title, contact telephone number and email address.

  8. 15. The referees must sign their letters by hand with a pen.

  9. 16.  Letters from Korean schools can be written in Hangul and signed with the official (red) school stamp.

                  Do not laminate any of your Application Documents!

                Submit the original letters - any form of copy or certified copies will not accepted.

                Click here to download a guide for the Reference Letters.

COURIER OR PRIVATE MAIL

Please courier or Register Mail your documents to either one of our offices:


GoldKey Education

Saejin@ 108 Dong 702 Ho

Gwanak-gu, Inhongdong

180-422, Seoul 

South Korea

Tel: +82 2 887 1580




If you reside in South/ern Africa please courier or Register Mail the documents to:


GoldKey Education

59 Clan Stewart St.

Simonstown 7975

South Africa

Cell: 082-728-4229

Tel: 021-782-5024

                The letters are only valid for 2 years from the date on the letter.

APOSTILLES

MONEY MATTERS

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS?

                The original hand-signed Reference Letters must be delivered to the TeachKorea offices.

DOCUMENT LIST

1.  Application Form

2.  Reference Letters

3.  Studio Portrait

6. Background Check

7. Sealed Transcripts

8. Degree Certificate/s

4. Passport Scan

5. Proof of Schooling

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                Click here to download a guide for the Reference Letters.http://www.goldkeyeducation.com/download/GKERefLetter.pdf