Letter of Release is required by Korean Immigration if you finish your contract
before the due date, and seek another job in Korea. This is a sample Letter
of Release (LoR) as supplied by Korean Immigration.
You need to have it translated into Korean. Present both copies to your Employer
if he/she fails to provide you with one. N.B. It is not a pro forma and the exact
wording and layout can differ - it is the substance that is important. Also note that many legal firms believe this form does not comply with Korean law and procedure would be struck out by Korean courts if challenged.
is what it looks like in English.
OF RELEASE Letter of Consent to Release Foreign English Teacher Name
of Teacher: _____________________________ Nationality: __________________________________ Passport
No.: ________________________________ Address: ____________________________________ Telephone
above-person has been working at our school/academy from __/__/200x to __/__/200x
in the position of Foreign English teacher. We hereby give our consent to the
transfer of said person to work for another English school/academy.(name if known)
200x/__/__ Name of English Academy _____________________ Address of School
___________________________ _______________________________ Representative /SEAL/