YBM Bupyeong, the newest YBM school in Korea, is centrally located in the exciting Bupyeong Station Square. Occupying the fourth and fifth floors of a new 10-story, centrally air-conditioned and heated building, we boast 12 bright and modern classrooms, student study room and teacher’s room with private lockers, refrigerator, microwave, two computers with high speed internet access, photocopier, laser printer and resource library.
The school offers English Conversation, Business English, Listening and Writing, TOEIC, TOEFL and Japanese Conversation classes taught by native speakers as well as Korean teachers. The academic and administrative teams work together to foster a professional, dedicated and respectful, yet very friendly and relaxed atmosphere. This supportive environment helps entry-level as well as experienced teachers develop their ESL careers.
Bupyeong, a district of Incheon City, is conveniently located on the Incheon Subway Line and Line 1 of the Seoul Metropolitan Subway. Its ideal location offers convenient opportunities for traveling and experiencing Korean culture and nightlife. The nearby coastal areas of Incheon offer outdoor activities such as paragliding, windsurfing, fishing and hiking as well as many historical and cultural sites. There are over 150 islands all a short boat trip away with beautiful beaches and scenery. Seoul and its culturally rich historical sites and exciting nightlife are forty minutes away on the subway. Incheon International Airport is 50 minutes away.
Incheon area has a relatively dry climate. The average annual temperature is around 11°C (53oF), with a winter average of -3°C (26oF) and a summer average of 24°C (75oF).
Bupyeong itself is a lively and popular area with a population of 500,000. As part of the City of Incheon with a population of 2.6 million, Bupyeong is a major entertainment and shopping district. Near the school is a park, a variety of Asian and Western restaurants, a vibrant nightlife with numerous bars and clubs, movie theaters and shopping from high street retailers, traditional markets to large malls and department stores. With the convenience of a major city and a much more moderate cost of living, Bupyeong is the ideal place to work and experience Korea.
I look forward to hearing from those wishing to start or further their teaching career by joining us here in YBM Bupyeong!