Far East, Japan
We are a small English conversation school and are currently looking for an enthusiastic teacher who enjoys the rewards of teaching and is interested in the Japanese experience. You will be teaching mainly children and young teenagers. You must be comfortable with singing and working with babies/children.We have preschool classes in the morning which runs 9 am to 1 pm so you must love children.
WANTED: English speaker to teach conversational/basic English for at least 2 years. Additional years can be negotiated near the completion of your contract.
Dates: July 2020- August 2022
Salary: The monthly starting salary is 260,000 yen for a 6-days(Mon-Sat), and roughly 29 teaching hours per week.
Vacation: We will close for most Japanese national holidays plus additional days for vacation which will give you approximately 43 days off during one year. These days off are spread throughout the year with extended vacations occurring at Christmas/New Years, the April/May Golden Week and Japanese Obon holidays in the summer.
Housing: The school will provide a single occupancy fully furnished apartment located within a 30 minute bike ride or 50 minute bus ride. A bicycle will be provided by the school. All our teachers pay 65,000 yen per month for rent. The teacher is responsible for paying all utilities.
Arrival air fare is provided and return air fare is provided upon completion of the two year contract(up to 120,000 yen total). Visa sponsorship. Contract renewable.
QUALIFICATION: Bachelor's degree required. Comfortable working with children. No Japanese language ability required. Teaching experience, musical and or artistic skills are beneficial but not required.
Your resume. A copy of your current college transcripts. A letter of purpose on why you want to teach children in Japan. Please tell us about any previous teaching and travel experiences and what you foresee as the challenges of this experience. Please also submit a copy of the first page of your passport. Please note that resumes received without required documents will neither be reviewed nor considered.
Thank you for your interest! We look forward to hearing from you!