Teach English To Young Learners in Japan

Date posted:2016-08-25 | Writer: Yokoso Japan Association | Email: apply@yokosojapan.co.jp

Are you a TEFL qualified teacher? Yokoso Japan Association has regular opportunities in Tokyo and surrounding areas for high-energy individuals who love working with children. Applicants must be enthusiastic about teaching English to children and able to create a fun safe learning environment. Applicants must have grown up or spent a significant part of their life in an English speaking country.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Teaching English to children ages 3-12

- Ready to take on challenges, such as organising and carrying out events

- Able to work as part of a team

JOB INFORMATION:

- Minimum one year contracts (extendable).

- Hiring mainly in the Kanto area (around Tokyo) but other locations available.

- Approximate departure window: October 2016 - November 2016

SALARY & BENEFITS:

Pay: ¥250,000/mo + bonus

Hours: 40 hour work week (5 days)

Shifts: 9:30am and 11:30am start time

Applicants from outside Japan welcome!

OTHER BENEFITS:

- Work visa sponsorship available

- Housing assistance is available

- Contract completion bonus of ¥100,000

- Costs associated with commuting and national health insurance will be reimbursed

- 3 weeks paid training

- Japanese classes provided

- No need to currently reside in Japan

REQUIREMENTS:

- Native level English speaker

- Bachelor degree or higher (4 years)

- High energy and enjoy working with children

- Available to work full time

- Relocate to Japan

PREFERRED:

- Previous experience with children or as an instructor

- TEFL, TESOL, TESL, CELTA or similar certifications

- Understanding of Japanese culture (especially work culture)

TO APPLY:

The application process typically takes approximately 1-2 months. Please contact us at the email address given on the job heading for more details.

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 14 looks at important supporting materials for ESL teaching such as course books. The unit looks at the differences between authentic (Materials not specifically created for teaching) and created materials (created specifically to teach) and how each may be of benefit or a disadvantage to the student. The unit also provides several examples of materials that are useful teaching aids.I found this unit fascinating, as it forced me to consider all the uses of technology as how we as a modern society are forced to keep update with the uses of technology in the classrooms too. Such as how the cassette player and video player no longer play much of a part in the school classrooms anymore. Technology is a great way of keeping the class up to date and interested in a lesson.

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