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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.

  •  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

  •  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: job[email protected]

    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...   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: [email protected]

    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 oral as...   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: [email protected]

    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: ...   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: [email protected]

    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...   Read more

  •  EFL Teacher Needed in Japan | (Date posted:2018-09-11)

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    Date posted:2018-09-11 | Writer: Fifth Wings | Email: [email protected]

    Fifth Wings is now recruiting a TEFL qualified English Teacher with previous experience to teach Preschool, Kindergarten and Elementary School children in the Gunma area for the school year November 2018 - November 2019. The English teacher would also teach a few Adult English classes during the day. Applicants should be in Japan already or able to come to Japan ASAP. Female applicants particularly encouraged to apply due to teaching the little kids. DETAILS OF POSITION:    *** APPLICANTS MUST BE A NATIVE OF THE FOLLOWING COUNTRIES. 
    Canada, UK, Australia, New Zealand, or the USA. CONTRACT PERIOD: Start November 2018 and ends November 2019. 
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    !--[endif]-- SALARY: ¥250,000 / month (Monday - Thursday & Saturday) Friday and Sunday will be off. Salary...   Read more

  •  Job For EFL Teacher in Yamaguchi, Japan | (Date posted:2018-08-21)

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    Date posted:2018-08-21 | Writer: PEC English School | Email: [email protected]

    PEC English school (in Yamaguchi, Japan) is seeking a native level speaker of English to start a full-time EFL teaching position in late October 2018. We will sponsor a work visa, so you don't have to be currently in Japan. We are an English school with 300 students ranging from kids to adults. Our schools are located in Hikari City and Shunan City, Yamaguchi prefecture, Japan, which is only 30 minutes away from the center of Hiroshima city by bullet train. We are looking for a full-time teacher who is friendly, likes children and gets along well with others. We have an original one-on-one, baby, kinder, and kids teaching method which we have created during our 42 years of operation. We also give adult group and family lessons. PEC has many events throughout the year such as Kid's...   Read more

  •  Full Time EFL Teacher Needed in Western Japan | (Date posted:2018-06-07)

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    Date posted:2018-06-07 | Writer: Ube Foreign Language Center | Email: [email protected]

    Ube Foreign Language Center(Founded 1974) is seeking TEFL qualified European or American teachers, for a one-year contract in western Japan beginning on Aug.1st , 2018. We currently have 2 foreign teachers from U.S.A. Students range from children to adults. Working hours at the center are from 3:30 to 9:05 pm. Monday to Friday. Some classes are held outside regular working hours. Saturday and Sunday are always vacation days and there are 4 weeks paid holidays a year. Pay/ Benefits: *270,000 yen/month. *A furnished 1K apartment is available with very low rent. (32,000 yen/mo.) *National health insurance provided *Visa sponsorship available *A return ticket is provided as a bonus for teachers arriving from outside of Japan after full completion of a one-year contract. TO...   Read more

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