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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.

  •  EFL Teaching Position in Japan | (Date posted:2012-12-05)


    Date posted:2012-12-05 | Writer: I/You Eikaiwa | Email: [email protected]

    Full-time EFL instructor needed from the middle of March in 2013, to teach English communication skills to all ages at a private language school, I/You Eikaiwa, in Sendai, a city of nearly one million people in northeastern Honshu. Small classes in a local area, but bigger kindergarten classes, too. Must enjoy working with small children. University graduate with TEFL/TESL experience preferred. One-year contract (minimum, renewable for second year if both parties are in agreement.). JOB DUTIES: Up to 95 hours of teaching per month. Fifty to sixty hours per month of curriculum and materials development, meetings, and workshops. SALARY: ¥235,000/month for first year. Overtime pay of ¥2400/hr for more than 95 teaching hours per month. After one year we pay either 30,000 yen or 50,000...   Read more

  •  Regular Opportunities Teaching English in Japan | (Date posted:2012-11-13)


    Date posted:2012-11-13 | Writer: English Buffet | Email: [email protected]

    This new school opened up in Kyoto in 2010 and has signed up over 1,000 students over the 2 years. It is the fastest growing school in all of Kansai area if not all of Japan. We are always looking for good EFL teachers and welcome interviews at any time. Native speakers preferred. College degree not required. Just bring a good work ethic. 
    It takes a dynamic and hard-working team to run the fastest growing English conversation school in Kyoto, so we are looking for highly committed teachers to help us maintain our high standards and continue to grow.
    Job Requirements:- All applicants must be in Japan.- Applicants must be native speakers of English.- We are generally looking for applicants with a currently valid visa for working in Japan.- Proficiency in Japanese is very helpful.- A...   Read more

  •  Vacancy For EFL Teacher in Japan | (Date posted:2012-10-23)


    Date posted:2012-10-23 | Writer: Shunan English School | Email: [email protected]

    Shunan English School (SES) in Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan, is currently seeking a native English  speaking EFL teacher to start a full-time teaching position on December 17, 2012, with a five-day training period to start on December 10-14, for a monthly salary of 253,000 yen.  A bachelor's degree from a four-year university is required, as well as a valid driver’s license. A TESOL, TEFL or similar teaching qualification, and experience teaching English as a second language are preferred. Teachers should enjoy working with children although SES has students from all age groups. A company car is provided and, for a small insurance fee, is available for private use although teachers may be asked to share cars. National health insurance is available, or, if employees wish, they may...   Read more

  •  TEFL Instructors Needed in Japan | (Date posted:2012-09-19)


    Date posted:2012-09-19 | Writer: Ark Foreign Language Academy | Email: [email protected]

    Ark Foreign Language Academy has opportunities for TEFL qualified teachers in one of Japan's safest and most beautiful locations, in historic Onomichi city, surrounded by the Inland Sea National park! We have fun and friendly small group classes of all ages. Never get bored!
    * Wage: 1st 3 months training (1000 yen/class).
    After training (1,600 yen/class).
    * Workload: 5 to 8 forty minute classes/day (Tuesday-Saturday).
    * Paid holidays.
    * Company car and/or scooter available for personal use.
    * Visa sponsorship, full training and support provided to make this experience one of the best of your life.
    * Fully furnished, private apartment (40,000-50,000 yen/month).
    * Must love playing with kids, and be a good listener while teaching adults.
    * Strictly non-smoking environment.
    * For...   Read more

  •  Teach EFL in Japan (3) | (Date posted:2012-08-20)


    Date posted:2012-08-20 | Writer: Nichii York Academy | Email: [email protected]

    Nichii Gakkan, a leading company in the nursing and medical assistant field as well as the education field, is expanding its business and opening schools for people studying English as a second language. We are recruiting TEFL qualified Native and Non-Native English speaking instructors who can teach English to kids and adults, and also encourage them to learn with us. Benefits package includes a salary of around ¥250,000 per month, together with an incentive scheme. 
    DescriptionJob description and responsibilities* Teach students using the established curriculum of company effectively, and offer attractive lessons for the students who come regularly* Evaluate students properly* Maintain students renewal* Complete daily teaching record* Attend the required meetings, seminars and...   Read more

  •  Opportunities For English Teachers in Japan | (Date posted:2012-07-18)


    Date posted:2012-07-18 | Writer: Berlitz Hamamatsu Language Center | Email: [email protected]

    Berlitz Hamamatsu Language Center is recruiting TEFL qualified individuals who can deliver high-quality, dynamic, goal focused lessons to a wide range of students in return for a generous benefits package. Berlitz Hamamatsu Language Center is located in the heart of Hamamatsu City, Shizuoka Prefecture, next to the train station. Our school is in a clean and secure building that has all the amenities needed to work comfortably.

    Hamamatsu is a vibrant, medium-sized city conveniently located between Tokyo and Osaka. It

    boasts a wealth of outdoor activities and cultural pursuits.
    Job Description

    Teachers will be required to provide knowledgeable and energetic business English classes

    focusing on effective presentation techniques or negotiation strategies. In addition teachers are

    expected to...   Read more

  •  TEFL Job in Japan (2) | (Date posted:2012-06-06)


    Date posted:2012-06-06 | Writer: Active English Academy | Email: [email protected]

    Active English Academy has openings for dynamic EFL teachers who relish the challenge of teaching in various settings, i.e. not only in-house at our various schools but also in the public school system in Oshu, Iwate, Japan. This combination affords you the wonderful opportunity of meeting and learning about life in Japan from students and colleagues of all ages and backgrounds. We also run an international kindergarten in Morioka, the capital city of Iwate prefecture where you can help out at fun events like Christmas Concert, etc. Active first opened its doors in 1992 with a handful of students and has in the last 20 years, grown to serve 5 communities in our prefecture.

        * Oshu is a city of approximately 130,000 in central Iwate. It is flanked by mountain ranges to the east and...   Read more

  •  Teaching English in Japan | (Date posted:2012-05-10)


    Date posted:2012-05-10 | Writer: Global English School | Email: [email protected]

     Global English School, in Mie (South of Nagoya),  is currently accepting applications for a full-time 1-year EFL teaching position that starts in August 2012. 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.

    Teaching starts on the 1st of August. However, we require the successful applicant to begin work from the 2nd week of July for orientation, training (on-premises), and lesson preparation. The successful applicant will also be attending a training seminar on the 15th and 16th of July in Tokyo.

    We teach English conversation to people of all ages, with the majority between the ages of 2 to 12 years old. We...   Read more

  •  Immediate Opening For EFL Teacher in Japan | (Date posted:2012-04-03)


    Date posted:2012-04-03 | Writer: Ube Foreign Language Center | Email: [email protected]

    Ube Foreign Language Center, a well established language school, is seeking European or American TEFL certified teachers for a one-year contract beginning on June 1st, 2012 in Yamaguchi Pref.(western part of Japan). Students range from children to adults. Working hours at the center are from 3:30 to 9:05 pm. Monday to Friday, although some classes are held outside regular working hours. Saturday and Sunday are always vacation days, and there are 4 weeks paid holidays a year. We currently have 2 foreign teachers from U.S.A and Canada.

    Pay/ Benefits.
        *260,000 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...   Read more

  •  Opportunity For TEFL Qualified Teacher in Yamaguchi-ken, Japan | (Date posted:2012-03-13)


    Date posted:2012-03-13 | Writer: Shunan English School | Email: [email protected]

    Shunan English School (SES) in Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan, is currently seeking a native speaker of English to start a full-time teaching position on May 10, 2012, with a three-day training period to start on May 7-9, for a monthly salary of 253,000 yen. A TESOL, TEFL or equivalent qualification and bachelor's degree is required, and experience teaching English as a second language is preferred. Teachers should enjoy working with children although SES has students from all age groups.

    A company car is provided and, for a small insurance fee, is available for private use although teachers may be asked to share cars. National health insurance is available, or, if employees wish, they may purchase health insurance from a private company. If a teacher rents an apartment through SES, key...   Read more

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