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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 Teaching Young Learners EFL in Japan | (Date posted:2017-01-12)

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    Date posted:2017-01-12 | Writer: Washington Institute of Language | Email: [email protected]

    The Washington Institute of Language in Kumamoto, Japan, is seeking a full-time native level English speaking teacher to teach both children and adults. Candidates with elementary school qualifications and/or ESL/EFL training for children are preferred for this exciting opportunity. 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 of 1-week must be completed prior to the commencement of duties. We are 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 beautiful nature surrounding the city. The city is within an hour's drive ...   Read more

  •  Opportunities in Japan For EFL Teachers | (Date posted:2016-12-01)

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    Date posted:2016-12-01 | Writer: International Education Services | Email: [email protected]

    Searching for an English teaching job overseas using your TEFL skills? Interested in experiencing Japanese culture? Excited by the opportunity to live and work in Tokyo? Graduates with teaching experience are encouraged to apply to International Education Services (IES), a language training consultancy with almost 50 years of experience. Headquartered in Tokyo, IES has extensive experience designing and conducting business, technical, specialized, and cross-cultural communication programs for Japanese corporations and national governmental organizations, as well as providing English instruction in Japanese elementary and secondary schools. IES hires directly and exclusively to fill vacancies within the company. You will be assigned to teach Japanese students EFL in elementary, junior high...   Read more

  •  TEFL Job in Japan (5) | (Date posted:2016-11-27)

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    Date posted:2016-11-27 | Writer: Osaka Language Academy | Email: [email protected]

    A full-time EFL teaching position is open to join Osaka Language Academy’s growing schools in Higashimikuni and Shinosaka, both with good access to Shinkansen, JR trains and subways. As the school expands rapidly, we are hoping to welcome a new team member as soon as possible. We are seeking a teacher who is eager and able to relocate to Japan on her/his working holiday visas which will speed up the process once successful. We are seeking those who have character which matches the school and professionalism to apply. A high level of competency, reliability, flexibility, logical approach and creativity needed to be successful - a sense of humour and friendly character will be welcomed too. Our school has students of all ages from 3 upwards all through business men to retired so the c...   Read more

  •  Position For Energetic EFL Teacher in Japan | (Date posted:2016-10-10)

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    Date posted:2016-10-10 | Writer: Keys Croft Corporation | Email: [email protected]

    McCormac English Coaching has opportunities for enthusiastic EFL teachers. If you are a friendly, outgoing person and enjoy working in a lively atmosphere with lots of things going on, you might enjoy working with us. We have an adult school and also a kids school, plus long term contracts with various organisations including a junior high school in and around Utsunomiya city, about 100km North of Tokyo. You will have the opportunity to use your TEFL skills teaching all ages and professions at all of our venues. Working with us is fun but YOU MUST BE RELIABLE AND HARDWORKING. Full (paid) training in our preferred method will be given. We have periodic events that are free for teachers...the usual Christmas, Halloween parties etc, and also events such as beer garden BBQs, wine tasting nigh...   Read more

  •  Job Teaching English in Japan (2) | (Date posted:2016-09-22)

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    Date posted:2016-09-22 | Writer: Maple Leaf English School | Email: [email protected]

    Maple Leaf English School is a growing, private English school serving the Takasaki area of Gunma Prefecture. Takasaki is a modern, mid-sized city with a rich history that offers the best of both worlds in Japan – proximity to the beautiful Japanese countryside including onsens, golf, and ski hills while being only 45 minutes via train to the metropolitan hub of Tokyo. We are currently recruiting a full-time native level English teacher for all our language programs including pre-school and elementary students aged 3 – 12, conversational classes with junior/high school students, adult conversational, and professional English programs. The classes are typically 45 minutes long for conversational classes and 1 hour for professional / private lessons. Formal education focusing o...   Read more

  •  Teach English To Young Learners in Japan | (Date posted:2016-08-25)

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    Date posted:2016-08-25 | Writer: Yokoso Japan Association | Email: [email protected]

    Are you a TEFL qualified teacher? Yokoso Japan Association has regular opportunities in Tokyo and surrounding areas for high-energy individuals who love working with children. Applicants must be enthusiastic about teaching English to children and able to create a fun safe learning environment. Applicants must have grown up or spent a significant part of their life in an English speaking country. RESPONSIBILITIES: - Teaching English to children ages 3-12 - Ready to take on challenges, such as organising and carrying out events - Able to work as part of a team JOB INFORMATION: - Minimum one year contracts (extendable). - Hiring mainly in the Kanto area (around Tokyo) but other locations available. - Approximate departure window: October 2016 - November 2016 SALARY & BENEFITS: P...   Read more

  •  Full-time TEFL Position in Japan | (Date posted:2016-07-13)

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    Date posted:2016-07-13 | Writer: Osaka Language Academy | Email: [email protected]

    A full-time TEFL position is currently available in Osaka Language Academy as we have expanded our English schools in Higashimikuni and Shinosaka, (both with good access to Shinkansen, JR trains and subways). As the business is expanding rapidly, we are hoping to welcome a new team member as soon as possible. We are seeking a teacher who is eager and able to relocate to Japan on her/his working holiday visas which will speed up the process once successful. We are seeking those who have character which matches the school and professionalism to apply. A high level of competency, reliability, flexibility, logical approach and creativity needed to be successful - a sense of humour and friendly character will be welcomed too. Our school has students of all ages from 3 upwards through to busin...   Read more

  •  School in Japan Seeks EFL Teacher | (Date posted:2016-06-09)

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    Date posted:2016-06-09 | 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 EFL teacher who is prepared to teach all ages to for conversation lessons starting in September 2016. 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 TEFL skills and be able to meet most EFL teaching challenges. OUTLINE: Position: Full-time English Teacher Salary: 260,000~300000yen (dependent upon experience and qualifications) Start Date: 23 August 2016 Contract:...   Read more

  •  Immediate TEFL Vacancy in Japan | (Date posted:2016-03-30)

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    Date posted:2016-03-30 | Writer: Global English School | Email: [email protected]

    Global English School is currently accepting applications for a full-time 1-year EFL teaching position that starts in May, 2016. The contract starts on May 1st, however, we need the successful applicant to begin from the middle of April 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 gPLS systemh (Pacific Language School system), which uses flash cards and listening homework activities. The system emphasizes oral as...   Read more

  •  Full-time EFL Teacher Needed in Japan | (Date posted:2016-02-29)

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    Date posted:2016-02-29 | Writer: The Bohme English Academy | Email: [email protected]

    The Bohme English Academy, in Gifu city, is looking for a full-time EFL teacher who is available to start in June of this year. The position involves teaching a variety of ages, from very young learners (starting from 2 years old) to private adult students. The working schedule is 5 days a week (Tuesday-Saturday). THE CANDIDATE: * Applicants with teaching degrees, and/or qualifications such as TESOL, TEFL, CELTY will be highly favoured. * We are looking for a teacher who is flexible and adaptable and has the ability/desire to teach a wide range of students. * We would like applicants to have experience in the field or early childhood teaching as well. *An ability to work independently is also very important. While we will train successful candidates, we recognize that every teacher...   Read more

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