UNESCO Global Peace Village (2 VACANCIES) Full-Time
UNESCO Global Peace Village, Icheon, Korea, Republic of
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Korea UNESCO Global Peace Village(GPV), founded in 2008, is a co-operative organization run by the Korean National Commission for UNESCO(KNCU) and Icheon City. Since its opening in 2008, GPV has been dedicated to providing a unique English education environment and preparing students to become global citizens.
CONNECT WITH STUDENTS: GPV teachers believe that every lesson has the power to inspire, every hour in the classroom is precious and every student has the potential to succeed. Our Program also features enriching classes such as cooking, sports, pottery and more.
WHAT & WHERE YOU’LL TEACH: GPV partners with public elementary schools across the city. We believe teaching is a privilege and we meet more than 2,500 elementary school students from Icheon throughout the year. Together GPV teachers are proving what’s possible in English education in Korea. Students come and stay for a week (Monday-Friday), so the village has a camp like atmosphere with activities not confined to the classroom.
CONTENTS: GPV Teachers are curriculum designers. Our curriculum is practical, relevant, and immediately applicable in any English dialogue situation.
HERE are our teachers’ creative ideas:
Bottom line? Our curriculum makes English simple for everyone to learn. No creative limits.
COMMUNITY: GPV is a hyper-creative and dynamic place. We like to keep things interesting with staff from different cultures (the USA, Canada, South Africa, UK) and have fun doing things together.
We are looking for teachers from Ireland, New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, UK and Canada now.
BENEFITS: GPV teachers are employed by KNCU and earn the salary and benefits from both KNCU and Icheon city.
GPV webpage: http://gpv.unesco.or.kr/en/community/notice.php
** We only review applicants who include a cover letter and our completed application form.
Ms. Noori Lee