School in Japan Seeks EFL Teacher

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.


Position: Full-time English Teacher

Salary: 260,000~300000yen (dependent upon experience and qualifications)

Start Date: 23 August 2016

Contract: One year (renewable upon mutual consent)

Location: Nomachi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan

Hours: 40 hours a week (5 days a week)


- competitive salary: 260,000~300000yen

- highly motivated students, small class sizes

- paid one week summer vacation

- paid one week late spring vacation (Golden Week)

- paid two week Christmas holiday

- paid national holidays

- 5 paid days, 5 sick days

- contract completion bonus

- sponsorship if required

- paid training


-native level speaker of English, with TEFL training.

-must be able to teach both child and adult classes

-have completed a Bachelor Degree or higher

-work 5 days a week, 8 hours a day (from 25-30 teaching hours a week)


If you are interested in this position, please send us an essay to the email address given on the job heading, outlining why you want to teach and live in Kanazawa, a photo, and your resume. We are happy that you expressed an interest in our school, and look forward to hearing from you in the near future.

Below you can read feedback from an ITTT graduate regarding one section of their online TEFL certification course. Each of our online courses is broken down into concise units that focus on specific areas of English language teaching.


Unit 17 on equipment and teaching aids was quite interesting. It described in details how different types of equipment should be used in a classroom, their advantages and disadvantages. The unit also included a long list of various dictionaries, online learning lessons, media and even literature and poetry. What is especially useful is a list of teaching resources for teachers of English.unit fourteen focuses on choosing the nest course materials and course book. the unit goes over what to look for in course materials and course books, by discussing the advantages and disadvantages of already created efl materials. There are comparisons also to created (by teacher) materials versus the published materials. The unit also discussed the benefits of using authentic materials.