Free, furnished studio apartment – usually within walking distance to your school
Curriculum is provided but the teachers create their own lesson plans in most cases
deposit – for the first 3 FULL months, a deduction of 300,000 won (each)
will be made from the teacher’s paycheck.
This 900,000 won is held as a deposit for the teacher’s
apartment. Upon completion of the
contract, this money would be used to pay the last of the bills, look
after any damage that happened in the apartment and then the remainder is
refunded to the teacher.
NOTE: With GEPIK jobs, you have the
benefit of being able to review the contract well in advance. If you are interested in pursuing GEPIK,
please read and familiarize yourself with the contract and clear up any
questions you have BEFORE you start dealing with schools.