Here are FAQs

It does not matter how much information you currently have about Korea as long as you are open-minded to gain more knowledge about it while working with us.
It is unnecessary,however by listening to our podcast, “Do It Like Me”, you can learn more about the simple expressions that we think may be helpful for your teaching especially if the student is beginner.
As Koreans, we appreciate your interest in K-Drama and K-Pop. It may help you to get some attention from Korean students, however, not all Koreans are into it. It is mostly the interest of young Korean women. K-Drama and K-Pop are just one piece of our Korean culture and you will need to learn more of it as you work in Oncub.
Everything in this job is based on the strong ability you have both in speaking and listening. Since you will be working as an English teacher, you should not try to join if you think you are not quite fluent in English.
It a huge plus if you have an appropriate experience in any ESL related job, however, even if you have no experience at all, you might still be an eligible applicant to join Oncub and it depends during your interview and training. So try it!
Teaching is quite different from working in BPO/Call center company. If you have been there for a while, you are probably used to the fast pace environment. You basically need to speak more than a person who is over the phone. In the education industry, it is less about speaking and it is more about understanding and listening to your students. A lot of people who came from BPO industry failed to adjust themselves to the new environment and often times messed up with students’ feeling by speaking too much by themselves. We have seen a lot of cases. An applicant might very fluent in speaking, however, he/she was not loved by students since she could not figure out what she needed to do for students.

In a call center, you have to deal with English native speakers, however, many people who came from BPO/Call center industry try switching their career to the education industry. If you are one of them, remember the fact that working in the education industry is completely different. You will need to learn again from a scratch or adjust yourself from the beginning to fit in our students’ needs.

Indeed, we provide books stored in our library, but teachers can also use other materials that can be found on the internet such as websites with free lesson plans and other materials.
Yes, it is a fixed schedule.

8 hours a day
In the morning from 5:00 AM to 7:50 AM, and in the night from 7:00 PM to 11:50 PM

5 days a week
Mondays to Fridays

Average minimum of 13,000 pesos up to 35,000 pesos based on 8-hour working condition per day plus incentives. Also, it completely depends on your hourly rate. What is the hourly rate? The hourly rate is the score you got from the number of students who enrolls and re-enrolls in your class.
We send salary twice a month, every 10th and 25th of the month, In case the salary day falls on holiday/weekend, then it will be sent to you on the next working day.
To work for this job, you must be located in the Philippines. We do not accept anyone who lives outside the Philippines.
Yes, we do not accept foreigners.

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