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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.

  •  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 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: [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: 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: [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 such as...   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. 

    SALARY: ¥250,000 / month (Monday - Thursday & Saturday) Friday and Sunday will be off. Salar...   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'...   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 APPLY: ...   Read more

  •  EFL Instructors Needed in Japan | (Date posted:2018-05-16)

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    Date posted:2018-05-16 | Writer: Last Resort Australia | Email: [email protected]

    Want to use your TEFL skills to be part of something special, in one of the world’s most exciting and advanced places? Want to experience a different culture and lifestyle? Gain some work experience in the field of education? Come work with Last Resort Australia as a Language instructor at Nova Japan! With over 250 schools across Japan, we are one of the biggest English conversation schools in the country. We offer competitive remuneration, an enriching teaching experience and a fun work atmosphere, as well as visa sponsorship. All we need from you is a university degree or equivalent, a positive and professional attitude, and an interest in Japan and its culture or language. A TEFL /TESOL qualification would be a distinct advantage. Job details: -Teach up to eight 44-minute conv...   Read more

  •  Teaching English to Children in Japan | (Date posted:2018-02-05)

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    Date posted:2018-02-05 | Writer: Rise Recruiting Services | Email: [email protected]

    Rise Recruiting Services has been partnered for five years with a long-established, nation-wide English as a second language company in Japan with the purpose of sending them ESL teachers for minimum yearlong contracts. These positions are to teach exclusively CHILDREN up to the age of 15, and we are looking for candidates with the aptitude and desire to thrive in this kind of environment using their TEFL skills. BENEFITS: •             Visa sponsorship •             Competitive salary (starting at 250,000 Yen per month) •             Airfare (up to 70,000 Yen) •    ...   Read more

  •  EFL Teacher Needed in Southwestern Japan | (Date posted:2018-01-03)

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    Date posted:2018-01-03 | Writer: Washington Institute of Language | Email: [email protected]

    The Washington Institute of Language in Kumamoto, Japan, is seeking a professionally trained full-time EFL teacher for children learning phonics and with adults seeking conversation practice in a classroom setting. Duties include adult and children's classes 5 days a week, for a total of 26 teaching hours per week. Additional planning and evaluation responsibilities may be required as well. An orientation period must be completed prior to the commencement of duties. Candidates with elementary school qualifications and/or ESL/EFL training for children are preferred. Our school is located in downtown Kumamoto, a medium-sized city in southwestern Japan. The city is noted for its famous castle, which was home to a samurai lord, and for the natural surrounding environment. The city is with...   Read more

  •  Jobs For EFL Instructors in Japan | (Date posted:2017-11-30)

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    Date posted:2017-11-30 | Writer: Nova Holdings | Email: [email protected]

    Want to experience a different culture and lifestyle? Gain some TEFL experience? Make some money to pay off those outstanding school loans? Come work with us as an instructor at Nova in Japan! With over 250 schools across Japan, we are one of the biggest English conversation schools in the country. We offer competitive remuneration, an enriching teaching experience and a fun work atmosphere, as well as visa sponsorship. All we need from you is a university degree or equivalent, a positive and professional attitude, and an interest in Japan and its culture or language. -Teach up to eight 44-minute conversational English lessons a day, five days a week to children aged from 3-12, and adult students aged 13+ -Teach specialized courses including TOEIC, TOEFL, business and travel English -Te...   Read more

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