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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.

  •  TEFL Positions in Japan | (Date posted:2020-07-11)

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    Date posted:2020-07-11 | Writer: California Language Institute | Email: [email protected]

    The California Language Institute has full-time opportunities for English instructors in Japan, to work in kindergartens and teaching English conversation. We are currently recruiting for September, 2020. Due to the current situation, we are looking only for candidates already in Japan. Full ongoing training is provided. We have positions open in Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, Tokyo and Chiba. If you’re enthusiastic and up for a challenge, apply today!
    JOB DETAILS:• 32.5 hour, 5-day working week (27 hours teaching).• Teaching children, mostly 3-10 years old.• Initial one-year contract.
    SALARY & BENEFITS:• Competitive salary.• Rent-free, fully-furnished apartment provided.• Full, ongoing, hands-on training.
    REQUIREMENTS:• Native level English speaker.• TEFL/TESOL qualification a distinct advantage.•...   Read more

  •  English Teacher Needed in Hokkaido, Japan | (Date posted:2020-05-23)

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    Date posted:2020-05-23 | Writer: Kokopelli English School | Email: [email protected]

    Kokopelli English School is a small school in Hokkaido, (Kitami City), founded in 1987. We are seeking a mature, TEFL qualified individual who is motivated, responsible and eager to accept challenges. Our school is offering a full-time position for an English conversation teacher, commencing on July, 2020. The instructor will be teaching English communication skills to all ages from kindergarten students to adults. Applicants must have the following attributes:     -A strong interest in teaching children is a must! We have lessons with High School students to adults as well.  -Enthusiasm and friendly personality.                        -Sound work ethic. 
    -University Degree.-Must be trustworthy able to work independently.-Good team player.-Willing to accommodate to new teaching...   Read more

  •  Teach Young Learners EFL in Japan | (Date posted:2020-04-04)

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    Date posted:2020-04-04 | Writer: Tamaki TEFL Recruitment (TTR) | Email: [email protected]

    Regarding the current Covid-19 pandemic, we hope that everyone is safe and well as we fight this together! We are still recruiting EFL teachers as normal for summer 2020 onwards. At Tamaki TEFL Recruitment (TTR), we represent one of the top language schools in Japan, who have over 1,300 classroom locations all around Japan! This is a private language school position so the class sizes are much smaller than what you would find in a public school. The teaching style is very active and the use of songs, flashcards, games are all part of the lesson. If you have a lot of energy, this is the right match for you! This role is teaching young learners from the age range of 2 years to 15 year olds, but the majority of the lessons would focus on 6-12 year old students. The class sizes are...   Read more

  •  Warm and Friendly English Teacher Wanted in Kanazawa, Japan | (Date posted:2020-01-30)

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    Date posted:2020-01-30 | Writer: Bartolo English School | Email: [email protected]

    Bartolo English School is a warm, friendly and family-owned school located in Kanazawa, Japan. We are currently looking for a full-time conversation teacher who is prepared to teach all ages to start and is ready to start working with us as soon as possible. This is an ideal position for a TEFL graduate. Cultural understanding, professionalism, creativity and dedication are essential. Applicants should consider this as a serious job, not a paid vacation. We strive to provide a workplace environment in which you will grow not only as a teacher, but as an individual as well. The wide range of lessons we offer will enable you to hone your teaching skills and be able to meet most ESL teaching challenges. Outline: Position: Full-time English Teacher Salary: 260,000~300000yen (dependent...   Read more

  •  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: [email protected]

    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 Language Center, Ichigaya School    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: [email protected]

    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 Bachelor’s...   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: [email protected]

    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 and potential...   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: [email protected]

    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...   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: [email protected]

    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: [email protected]

    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 and...   Read more

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