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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 Position in Japan (2) | (Date posted:2016-01-12)

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    Date posted:2016-01-12 | Writer: UI School of English | Email: [email protected]

    We are currently seeking a motivated and enthusiastic EFL teacher to join the staff of our small, but growing, English school. Our students range in age from pre-school to adult, therefore our teachers are flexible and willing to teach across all ages. In addition, our teachers are willing to work hard, while maintaining a sense of fun. We are a sister school of the Tokyo based Pacific Language School (PLS). Teachers are expected to be learners as well as teachers, attending training seminars three times a year, as we use the PLS curriculum in our children's classes. THE PERSONALITY OF OUR TEACHERS: We require that our teachers be: Sincere; Enjoy teaching; able to work as part of a team; have a can-do attitude Good communicator; Professional appearance and attitude Willing to ...   Read more

  •  Energetic EFL Teacher Needed For Young Learners in Japan | (Date posted:2015-12-07)

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    Date posted:2015-12-07 | Writer: Banana Kids English School | Email: [email protected]

    Banana Kids, an established English as a Foreign Language school, seeks motivated, energetic, native level English speakers to teach children. Our school has been operating for over 19 years and is located in Utsunomiya, Tochigi Prefecture. Utsunomiya is about 100 km north of Tokyo. Banana Kids English lessons: 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: Salary: 240,000 yen Contract completion bonus: 100,000 yen Renewed contract for another year b...   Read more

  •  Teach English in Japan | (Date posted:2015-11-02)

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    Date posted:2015-11-02 | Writer: I.B. Japan | Email: [email protected]

    As IB Japan grows, we are continuing our search for reliable and motivated EFL instructors. We have filled all positions for 2015 and are now looking for teachers who are available to start in January and February 2016. We would like to start filling positions early for the next year and secure the Working Visas well in advance. This will ensure a smooth transition to a great place to work. Why is Japan the preferred choice for teaching English in Asia? Why do so many teachers come to Japan to first teach, OR, after teaching in South Korea, China, or elsewhere? Is it because of its historical roots (with many world heritage sites); its iconic images of the samurai, geisha, tea ceremony, Zen, and ninjas? Or, is it because people are attracted to its modern cultural imports of anime, cospla...   Read more

  •  Full time TEFL Job in Japan | (Date posted:2015-10-20)

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    Date posted:2015-10-20 | Writer: ABC Plus English School | Email: [email protected]

    Located in Nagoya, Japan's fourth largest city, ABC Plus English School is an independent conversation school for children, high school students, and adults. We are currently looking for a TEFL qualified applicant for a full-time English conversation teaching position in Nagoya starting January 12th 2016. We are accepting both domestic and overseas applications. If you are interested in the position, please read the details below:   TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: 1. Position: Full-time English Teacher 2. Contract: One-year renewable contract 3. Maximum 25 classes of lessons per week (Each class lasts 45-60 minutes) 4. Five days a week with 2 consecutive days off (Either Saturday/Sunday or Sunday/Monday) 5. Salary: 250,000 - 270,000 yen per month 6. Location: Nagoya, Aichi prefec...   Read more

  •  Regular TEFL Vacancies in Japan (2) | (Date posted:2015-09-02)

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    Date posted:2015-09-02 | Writer: ACC English School | Email: [email protected]

    ACC was established in 1988, now has eight schools in a variety of location, and is still growing. ACC is a solid company looking to bigger and brighter future. We accept applications year round from both overseas and domestic candidates to teach EFL approximately 25 hours per week. Applicants must be prepared to teach all levels, from very young children to adults. All classes are limited to 8 students, but you can expect to have 3-5 students per class on average. Applicants must also be native level speakers of English. Teaching experience, basic Japanese language ability, or TESL / TEFL / TESOL training an advantage. We offer a 1 year contract with 4 weeks paid vacation. All new teachers have the option of living in a furnished apartment subsidized by the school. ACC is run like a fami...   Read more

  •  TEFL Job in Japan (4) | (Date posted:2015-08-05)

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    Date posted:2015-08-05 | Writer: Little Star Co.Ltd | Email: [email protected]

    Little Star English School in Gotemba, Shizuoka Prefecture, has positions for TEFL certified teachers who are available to start work in November 2015. Classes are for both adults and children (4-6 students per class), covering a wide variety of ages and levels. Gotemba is a peaceful town, approximately an hour and a half drive from Tokyo by highway. Population is about 90,000. Our school is a relatively small family owned company. We offer private and group lessons in several locations as well as companies and ALT. Job Details: There will be a 2 week training/probation period. 30 hours teaching maximum per week. Working days are 5 days a week with all National holidays off, and teachers will receive additional vacation. Requirements: Native level speakers University degree&nbs...   Read more

  •  TEFL Certified Teachers Needed Immediately in Japan | (Date posted:2015-07-15)

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    Date posted:2015-07-15 | Writer: Heart English School | Email: [email protected]

    Heart English School is seeking new native-level EFL teachers who are available now, or for the next school year. The new school year will start in April 2016, and we will have positions all over the Kanto area starting in April, May, or June. Locations include Tokyo, Saitama, Chiba, Ibaraki, Kanagawa, Shizuoka, Gunma, Tochigi, Yamanashi and Iwate. The primary positions offered by Heart are Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) and English Teacher. The two major responsibilities of these positions are to provide excellent quality English lessons and to facilitate the internationalization of Japanese students.     Positions are typically 5 days a week (Monday through Friday), but there are a few positions with occasional Saturday work. We also have some part-time opportunities as...   Read more

  •  School in Japan Seeks TEFL Qualified Teachers | (Date posted:2015-06-03)

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    Date posted:2015-06-03 | Writer: Active English School | Email: [email protected]

    Active English School in Shiojiri city, Nagano prefecture, Japan is looking for an energetic, versatile, and professional native level EFL teacher to begin working in the middle of August, 2015. Our school is small, friendly and family-owned. Our teachers come from different English speaking countries, so the students are able to experience a diverse range of English accents, giving them a greater grasp of the English language. Coming from different countries, the teachers bring with them a diversity of teaching techniques, activities and games to add to the ever expanding reserve. Students range from 4 to 73 years of age. Working with us is a great opportunity to get to know students on a personal level and participate in cultural exchange. Nagano prefecture is centrally located with gre...   Read more

  •  Full-time English Teacher Needed in Japan | (Date posted:2015-04-20)

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    Date posted:2015-04-20 | Writer: Kidz Talk Ltd | Email: [email protected]

    Kidz Talk, a private English school for children aged from 3 to 18 years old, is seeking a full time EFL teacher who will be available from June, 2015. There are about 180 students in total, but no more than 10 students in one class. Our students come once a week for an hour and a half. A native level  English full-time teacher, a Japanese full-time teacher and a part-time teacher share all of the classes. We teach communicative English, using course books appropriate to the students' levels. We aim to make English fun. Also, by using supplementary materials, we try to foster the students' creativity and their capacity to express themselves. Special events include Halloween and Christmas week-long parties, summer school 3-day trip and an English card game tournament. Our wor...   Read more

  •  TEFL Vacancy in Japan (2) | (Date posted:2015-02-09)

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    Date posted:2015-02-09 | Writer: Prime Teachers International | Email: [email protected]

    Prime Teachers is now recruiting EFL teachers to work in Tokyo, Chiba, Kanagawa and Saitama! Japan is a country like no other with a multifaceted culture, influenced by both the western world and old Japanese traditions dating back thousands of years. Experience the celebrated cuisine and the world famous culture for yourself by making Japan the next destination on your world tour! Successful candidates will be teaching children between the ages of 4 and 10; our client’s mission is to nurture children in a comfortable English-speaking environment where they speak and listen to the English language in a natural way. Teachers receive comprehensive initial training on full pay along with additional training when required. Essential Criteria (to apply for the positions you MUST meet th...   Read more

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