Step 1. Submit On-line Application

Consider which volunteer role you wish to apply for and fill out the application form by clicking “Apply Now” below.

Track 1, Tutoring

Track 2, Coaching

Volunteer Leadership Academy

Step 2. Create a Resume

This resume will be presented to the refugees. Please read this closely and follow for your resume to be accepted.

Resume Formatting Guidelines:

  • One-page maximum
  • Word document format (PDFs are NOT accepted)
  • Copy and paste the resume template(see template below)
  • 12-point type for main text, 14-point for your name
  • Photo(optional)
  • No fancy formatting
  • Rename file as:
    • Track 1 Resume: “(Track 1)Resume_FirstName_LastName
    • Track 2 Resume: “(Track 2)Resume_FirstName_LastName
  • Be aware that this resume is for refugees to review, so make your pitch to them!

Resume Template (Copy & Paste):

TNKR Track (Insert #) Resume
(photo, but not required)

1) Name: (Use the name you would like to be referred to by the refugees.)
2) Nationality:
3) Availability for tutoring:

  • Location and Distance: (Starting location must begin in Seoul, and please indicate how far you are willing to travel from that point. Example: Seoul Station, Lines 1 & 4, 30 minutes
  • Days and Times: (Example:Monday -Friday,  5 pm to 8 pm)

4) Two preferred teaching/coaching skills: (Example skills for Track 1: conversation, reading, writing, test prep, etc. Skills for Track 2: speech, presentation skills, essay writing, etc)
5) Education background (mention current or latest school):
6) Employment (mention two jobs, at most):
7) One-paragraph introduction about yourself and why you want to join TNKR:
8) Contact Info: mobile number in Korea, Kakao ID, e-mail address (Note: This information will not be given to the refugees.)

Step 3. Submit Application Items

E-mail the following items to TNKR co-founder Casey Lartigue ( and TNKR Academic Coordinator Janice Kim (

  • Formatted Resume (See ‘Step 2’)
  • ARC, Passport, or State-Level ID (scan or photo)
  • TNKR waiver*(scan or photo)

*Recommended free scanning apps: CamScanner, Tiny Scanner

To expedite your application:

  • Add Casey (“Y2KC“)  and Janice (“jank123“) on Kakao Messenger,  then send a message: “Hello, my name is (         ), I am an applicant with TNKR hoping to join Track (   ).”
  • Join the TNKR Facebook group

Step 4. Wait for Review

After submitting your on-line application and e-mailing the required documents, please wait for a confirmation e-mail from TNKR.

We expect tutors to be prepared, so be sure to watch videos in the TNKR YouTube channel and read about TNKR’s history and process.