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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.

  •  Teach Young Learners EFL in Fukuoka, Japan


    Writer: Kirin Kindergarten | Email: [email protected]

    We are seeking an energetic and fun full time English Instructor to join our teaching staff at Kirin Kindergarten and Nursery. Kirin Kindergarten believes in a fun, yet effective approach to teaching, and is seeking a talented addition to our teaching team. This is an exciting opportunity for a TEFL graduate to explore the beautiful city of Fukuoka while experiencing Japanese culture. About Kirin: Kirin Kindergarten is a highly reputable International school located in Fukuoka City, Japan, and our students are aged up to 6 years old. Class sizes range from 25-30 students and are accompanied by 1-3 Japanese teachers. Kirin Kindergarten is a well-established school of 40 years and is excited about expanding its English Program. Qualifications: Our ideal candidate will be between...   Read more

  •  Full-time EFL Job in Yamaguchi, Japan


    Writer: PEC English School | Email: [email protected]

    PEC is an English school with 300 students ranging from kids to adults. We are looking for a full-time native level English speaking EFL 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 41 years of operation. We also have adult group and family lessons. Our foreign teachers are expected to teach mainly with Japanese partner teachers. We have many events throughout the year, (ex: Kid's summer camp, Home stay program, Arts and crafts event , etc ... ) therefore, we are looking for someone who does not get intimated by large groups of people, and especially someone who is creative, loves being outdoors and loves playing games. It is not required, but preferred...   Read more

  •  TEFL Position in Gifu City, Japan


    Writer: Kensington English School | Email: [email protected]

    Kensington English School has been established for 28 years, and is one of the first Language Schools in Gifu with students aged between 4-80 years’ old. Many students go on from here to study in the UK, or come back to us from studying overseas. We have an opportunity for a TEFL trained teacher who is available to start in September. Although we are a small school (200 students approx), we pride ourselves on a totally professional approach to teaching, yet within a very relaxed environment. A very warm and comfortable working atmosphere is constantly maintained at Kensington English School This position is suitable for someone who can work on their own, with a member of our Japanese staff. Gifu has excellent rail connections to Nagoya. This is an ideal position for those who really...   Read more

  •  Opportunities For EFL Teachers in Japan


    Writer: NOVA | Email: [email protected]

    Do you enjoy working with people and helping them achieve their goals? Do you have a passion for teaching? Are you seeking a stepping stone into the education field? Are you looking for an opportunity to gain some valuable TEFL work experience while seeing a different part of the world? Are you interested in pursuing an exciting career path outside of your home country? Are you keen to travel but short on savings? With a minimum commitment of just 6 months, whether for a gap year or a lifetime, teaching with NOVA in Japan could be a perfect fit for you. ABOUT US: NOVA is one of Japan’s leading language school chains with over 260 private language schools all over Japan, as well as a large online teaching centre in Osaka. We are seeking motivated, professional and articulate...   Read more

  •  Cultural School in Japan Seeks EFL Teachers


    Writer: The British English and New Dance Academy (BENDA) | Email: [email protected]

    The British English and New Dance Academy (BENDA) is a small Culture School based in Sanyoonoda-shi, Yamaguchi-prefecture. We have been in business since 1994 and presently have Full Time EFL Teacher openings in July and November of 2017. We teach a wide range of classes and students of all ages and fluency. Work Visa sponsorship provided, together with work related accident insurance coverage. Salary and benefits: • Full Time Salary ¥245,000 to ¥260,000 for 98 hours monthly teaching schedule • Part Time Salary ¥2,350 per hour • 12 month contract completion bonus ¥25,000 • 18 month contract completion bonus ¥35,000 • Apartment Key Money covered. Apartments all separate, with rents around ¥40,000 per month • Two weeks holiday over Christmas and the New Year, plus all relevant...   Read more

  •  Full-time EFL Teacher Needed in Gifu City, Japan


    Writer: The Bohme English Academy | Email: [email protected]

    The Bohme English Academy has an opportunity in Gifu city teaching EFL to children of various ages 5 days a week (Tuesday-Saturday) starting in July 2017. The majority of the students are between the ages of 2 and 8. We are looking for candidates with the following attributes: * Applicants with teaching degrees, and/or qualifications such as the TESOL /CELTY will be highly favoured. * You should be flexible and adaptable, with the ability/desire to teach a wide range of students. * We would like applicants to have experience in the field of early childhood teaching. *An ability to work independently is very important. While we will train successful candidates, we recognize that every teacher is different and has strengths in different areas. With this in mind we want our...   Read more

  •  Immediate Position Teaching EFL in Japan


    Writer: Little Star Co, Ltd | Email: [email protected]

    Little Star English Schools operates in 4 different locations. We have schools in Shizuoka, Gotemba, Susono and Numazu (city) and have an immediate opening for a qualified EFL teacher in the Gotemba school. There are currently 8 teachers working with us and they are from United States, Canada, UK and Jamaica. Gotemba is a peaceful town, with a beautiful mountain nearby, Mt Fuji, and a lot of nature. It is very a peaceful town and convenient for visiting Tokyo, (approximately 1.5hour drive by highway.) JOB DETAILS: There will be 1-2 week training/probation period. Working days are 5 days a week with all National holidays off, and teachers receive additional vacation. (Working condition) Location: Gotemba city, Shizuoka Job description: English teacher Working hours: Mon-Fri    Read more

  •  Job Teaching Young Learners EFL in Japan


    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 of...   Read more

  •  TEFL Job in Japan (5)


    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...   Read more

  •  Position For Energetic EFL Teacher in Japan


    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...   Read more

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