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


    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 well in...   Read more

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


    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...   Read more

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


    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 working...   Read more

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


    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 the...   Read more

  •  Job Teaching English in Japan | (Date posted:2015-01-26)


    Date posted:2015-01-26 | Writer: ABC Plus English School | Email: [email protected]

    We are currently looking for a qualified EFL teacher for a full-time English conversation teaching position starting March 10th 2015. 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 accepting both domestic and overseas applications.Benefits:1. Contract: One-year renewable contract 2. Maximum 25 classes of lessons per week (Each class lasts 45-60 minutes) 3. Five days a week with 2 consecutive days off (Either Saturday/Sunday or Sunday/Monday) 4. Salary: 250,000 - 270,000 yen per month 5. You will be compensated for any overtime hours that you are scheduled to work. In addition, there are opportunities to receive up to 20,000 yen per month in bonuses. Also, upon...   Read more

  •  Teach Young Learners EFL in Japan | (Date posted:2014-11-11)


    Date posted:2014-11-11 | Writer: CAN English Club | Email: [email protected]

    CAN English Club in Maizuru city, northern part of Kyoto Prefecture is looking for a full-time EFL teacher who is available to start in January 2015. We are a well established English Language school, and most of our students are kids. We do lots of singing, dancing and playing games, so you must like children. Candidates with some Japanese language skills preferred. Have a look at our CAN English Club Facebook page to see some of our classes and activities. Our teachers must be punctual, well prepared for lessons and healthy, also capable of teaching both children and adults. Working hours: 2:40PM - 9:00PM Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri 1:40PM - 9:00PM Thurs. Holidays (paid): 2 weeks Spring holiday, 1 week Summer holiday, 2 weeks Winter holiday, and some school holidays. Visa Sponsorship...   Read more

  •  Regular TEFL Positions in Japan | (Date posted:2014-10-01)


    Date posted:2014-10-01 | Writer: Modern English | Email: [email protected]

    Modern English Language School in Osaka has regular opportunities for TEFL certified teachers. We are a small, foreign-owned, private school in operation since 1998 and pride ourselves on our ‘at home’ atmosphere, our close relations with our students and our position in the local community. We are a minute’s walk from Korien Station on the Keihan Line in Hirakata, Osaka-Fu. There is cheap accommodation nearby and the location offers quick and easy access to Osaka, Kyoto, Kobe and Nara. We also have franchise schools in Sembayashi, Tezukayama, Ikeda, Kitaoji, Onohara, Chatan (Okinawa), Uehonmachi, Hakodate and Minoh.   We are looking for non-smoking, motivated, energetic, positive, native level English teachers who have some, but not too much, experience, are open to training and new...   Read more

  •  Full Time EFL Job in Japan | (Date posted:2014-09-23)


    Date posted:2014-09-23 | Writer: Bartolo English School Kanazawa | 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 conversation teacher who is prepared to teach all ages to start November 25th 2014. While teaching experience is a bonus, what we are really looking for is someone who is a good listener and has a nice, friendly and warm personality. We aim to support our teachers as much as possible so that they enjoy their time with us and their stay in Japan. Outline: Position: Full-time English Teacher Salary: 250,000yen (negotiable after one year) Start Date: 25 November, 2014 Contract: One year (renewable upon mutual consent) Location: Nomachi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan Hours: 40 hours a week (5 days a week) Benefits: - competitive...   Read more

  •  Jobs For TEFL Certified Teachers in Japan | (Date posted:2014-08-26)


    Date posted:2014-08-26 | Writer: Coco Juku English School | Email: [email protected]

    Coco Juku English School, part of the Nichii Gakkan Company, is now recruiting dedicated and professional English Instructors for teaching positions all across Japan. Whether you are a recent TEFL graduate starting a career in education, or a seasoned veteran with years of teaching experience under your belt - Nichii Gakkan is a company that can offer you continued support, allowing you to grow both professionally and personally in a dynamic working environment. Have you got what it takes to teach all age groups and thrive in a well established, yet rapidly growing company? If yes, we want to hear from you! Details: - Full time positions, one year renewable contract - Salary: Up to 265,000 yen per month, depending on location - Monthly transportation costs covered up to 50,000 yen...   Read more

  •  Teach English in Japan (6) | (Date posted:2014-07-08)


    Date posted:2014-07-08 | Writer: Foster Language School | Email: [email protected]

    Foster Language School is family-run school located in the university town of Higashi-Hiroshima city with a population of over 180,000 and National Hiroshima University. We are looking for a self-motivated and customer-service oriented person who has teaching experience in EFL/ESL at a variety of levels and age groups from 3 years old to adult. You must be willing to commit yourself for a minimum of 12 months, starting in September 2014 The requirements: -Applicant is supposed to have Bachelor's degree -Minimum of one year experience teaching English in Japan is preferred -TESOL/ TEFL /ESL and RSA certification preferred -Native English speaker who has a Canadian/ US/ Australian/ New Zealand/ South African or UK passport -Valid driver’s license -Able to present and share...   Read more

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