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The TEFL jobs market in Japan is possibly the largest in the world. With tens of thousands of TEFL teachers required year after year. Teaching in Japan is often a pleasant experience. Expect to work hard and earn well. There are many online resources for finding TEFL jobs in Japan. If you run a quick search on Google, you’ll find hundreds of TEFL Jobs in Japan at any one time. TEFL jobs are plentiful in every city and town. Choose your preferred location before hand and the chances are you will find a TEFL job there. Should you need to, seek direct school contacts from online language school directories. For further particulars, visit Teaching English in Japan. View job offers on the following pages to gain an insight into TEFL Jobs in Japan.

  •  Job For EFL Instructor in Tokyo, Japan | (Date posted:2019-12-10)

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    Date posted:2019-12-10 | Writer: Berkeley House | Email: recruit@berkeleyhouse.co.jp

    Berkeley House Language Center is proud to announce the launch of our online program to cater to our highly mobile, highly global minded business clientele. We are currently seeking vibrant and skilled EFL instructors to join our talented team of teachers to instruct various face-to-face lessons at our school and/or corporate locations throughout the Kanto area, as well as online programs. General Schedule & Conditions: WORK DAYS: ・Five days a week *Candidates able to work weekends preferred. WORK HOURS: ・20 - 25 work hours per week. ・Up to 23 teaching hours per week. (Shift Example) ・Monday~Friday  Average of 4~5 hours between 9:00am~6:00pm ・Saturday and/or Sunday  9:00am~18:00pm (1 hour break) LOCATION: ・Berkeley House Languag...   Read more

  •  Full-time TEFL Job in Japan | (Date posted:2019-09-19)

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    Date posted:2019-09-19 | Writer: Open World Academy | Email: hayashi@open-world.jp

    Open World Academy in Kumamoto, Japan, is seeking a full-time EFL teacher. Main duties include teaching both adults and adolescents, preparing lessons, and student evaluation. About Our School: We have been teaching Academic and Conversational English in Kumamoto City for over 15 years. We strive to help our students reach their dreams, no matter what they may be. Our school is located in the downtown area within walking distance of Kumamoto Castle, several shopping centers, restaurants, and many other amenities.      JOB DETAILS: Full-Time English Instructor 1 Year Contract, Renewable Available October 1st, 2019 3,000,000 Yen Yearly Salary 10,000 Yen per Month for Housing Expenses Working Visa Sponsorship Available Requirements: Native level English Speaker Bach...   Read more

  •  Full-Time TEFL Position in Kanazawa, Japan | (Date posted:2019-08-05)

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    Date posted:2019-08-05 | Writer: Lesson4u | Email: l4uhiring@gmail.com

    Lesson4u is a privately-owned school in Kanazawa, Japan, currently with three schools in the local area. We teach everyone from age three and up. We are looking for EFL teachers who genuinely enjoy people, and who are really good at what they do. We’re local born-and-bred, and care for and enjoy our students and our area more than can be explained here. The candidate we’re looking for is able to engage and jump around with kids, and then walk into class with a researcher without missing a beat. They are fun to talk to, knowledgeable, have a good understanding and interest in English linguistically, and are good on their feet. We’re looking for someone who can be both a resource and a friend to our students - as well as a resource and a helping hand to the team. Attitude...   Read more

  •  EFL Teaching Positions in Japan | (Date posted:2019-06-05)

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    Date posted:2019-06-05 | Writer: Berlitz Hamamatsu Language Center | Email: davyatberlitz@gmail.com

    Berlitz Hamamatsu Language Center is recruiting individuals who can deliver high-quality, dynamic, goal focused EFL lessons to a wide range of students in return for a generous benefits package. Our school is located in Hamamatsu, a medium-sized city conveniently located between Tokyo and Osaka. It boasts a good selection of outdoor activities and cultural pursuits. Berlitz Hamamatsu Language Center is located in the local landmark Act Tower. A modern and clean building with 24 hour security and all the amenities needed to work comfortably. It is in the heart of the city next to the train station. Job Description: We are looking for highly motivated individuals with a passion for delivering dynamic, goal focused lessons. Teachers will be required to provide knowledgeable and energetic b...   Read more

  •  Opportunities in Japan For TEFL Qualified Teachers | (Date posted:2019-05-11)

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    Date posted:2019-05-11 | Writer: James English School | Email: jessugawara@james.co.jp

    James English School is based in Tohoku, the northern part of the main Japanese Island of Honshu. We have been in operation for over 40 years and have established an excellent reputation.  We have schools in 12 locations with our head office located in Sendai, the largest city in this area and have immediate opportunities for TEFL qualified teachers who are available to start at the end of May 2019. About our schools: Our schools offer in-house classes for students from 2 years old to 80 years old. Our EFL teachers travel to various companies within the school’s area to teach company employees the English skills required for a global economy. We offer a wide range of courses for students, from custom-made corporate syllabi to TOEIC or TOEFL preparation. Our teachers are given...   Read more

  •  Full-Time TEFL Jobs in Japan | (Date posted:2019-05-06)

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    Date posted:2019-05-06 | Writer: Shunan English School | Email: info@e-ses.jp

    Shunan English School (SES) in Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan, is seeking two native level speakers of English to start full-time TEFL positions on July 15th 2019 and July 22nd 2019 respectively, for a monthly salary of 250,000 yen with a contract completion bonus of 50,000 yen. A bachelor's degree from a four-year university is required, as well as a valid driver’s license. A TESOL or similar teaching degree, and experience teaching English as a second language are preferred. A company car is provided and, for a small insurance fee, is available for private use although teachers may be asked to share cars. National health insurance is available, or, if employees wish, they may purchase health insurance from a private company. If a teacher rents an apartment through SES, key money...   Read more

  •  Job in Japan For Enthusiastic EFL Teacher | (Date posted:2019-03-06)

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    Date posted:2019-03-06 | Writer: International Education Services | Email: jobs@iesnet.co.jp

    Searching for a unique, CV boosting start to your TEFL career? Interested in experiencing Japanese culture first-hand? Excited by the chance to live and work in amazing Tokyo? International Education Services (IES) are looking for a highly organised, hardworking individual with excellent personable and communicative skills to join our team of 130 instructors teaching EFL in businesses and schools. About us: We are a market-leading communication training consultancy incorporated in 1969 in Japan. Headquartered in Tokyo, IES has almost 50 years of experience designing and conducting business, technical, order-made, and cross-cultural communication programs for Japanese corporations and national governmental organizations as well as providing English instruction in Japanese elementary and ...   Read more

  •  Two TEFL Positions South of Nagoya, Japan | (Date posted:2019-01-22)

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    Date posted:2019-01-22 | Writer: Global English School | Email: gesrecruit@ges-hiro.co.jp

    Global English School is currently accepting applications for two full-time 1-year TEFL positions that start in April 2019. The contract starts on April 1st, however, we need the successful applicant to begin from the middle of March for initial training and orientation. We are looking for someone who is energetic, reliable, pleasant, a team player, passionate about teaching, eager to learn new ways of teaching, self-motivated, open-minded, and really loves teaching children as well as adults. We teach English conversation to people of all ages, with the majority between the ages of 2 to 12 years old. We teach children using a special program called “PLS system” (Pacific Language School system), which uses flash cards and listening homework activities. The system emphasizes or...   Read more

  •  Job For Energetic EFL Teacher in Tochigi, Japan | (Date posted:2018-11-21)

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    Date posted:2018-11-21 | Writer: Banana Kids English School | Email: bananakids@mac.com

    Banana Kids, an established English as a Foreign Language (EFL) school, seeks a motivated, energetic, native level English speaker to teach children. Our school has been operating for over 22 years and is located in Utsunomiya, Tochigi Prefecture. Utsunomiya is about 100 km north of Tokyo. JOB DETAILS: Teaching hours: Maximum 25 hours per week Working hours: 40 hours per week including teaching hours 1. We strive to make a comfortable atmosphere for Japanese children to become comfortable with English and their foreign teachers. Lessons generally take place at local kindergartens. 2. Foreign teachers work together with Japanese teachers to provide a conversational English lesson. Dealing with young children it is required that teachers be energetic and enthusiastic. We provide: Sa...   Read more

  •  EFL Teachers Needed in Kyoto, Japan | (Date posted:2018-10-29)

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    Date posted:2018-10-29 | Writer: Best Eikaiwa | Email: hrbesteikaiwa@gmail.com

    Best Eikaiwa, a small independent English school in Maizuru City, Kyoto Prefecture, is looking for experienced native level EFL teachers who love teaching children and adults alike. You will be teaching students of all ages, Monday to Friday. 80% of the students are beginner-level children, so we are looking for a friendly, outgoing and diligent person to fill this role. You must be able to memorize a routine and be highly organized. Maizuru is a great place for people who would like to know the real Japan! We are situated among beautiful mountains, beaches, and scenic rice fields. The city is small enough to enjoy the perks of a close-knit, welcoming local community and large enough to provide easy living with its many shopping centers and an ever-helpful expat population. Cities such as...   Read more

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