Teach English in Japan
START DATE: mid August, 2013
SALARY: The full-time position pays ￥300,000/month
Pacific English, Inc. is looking for a teaching couple to teach in-house business English in an international company in Aizu-Wakamatsu, Japan. The ideal candidates are an experienced couple who can work independently and professionally in a global workplace.
The positions available are 1 full-time teacher ( 30 hours/week) and 1 part-time teacher (about 15 hours/week). Duties include teaching business communication skills and TOEIC test preparation, developing curriculum, consulting employees in real-life job-related situations, and performing basic office management duties.
Aizu-Wakamatsu is located in western Fukushima prefecture. The area is rural with great opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. In the summer the many lakes and mountains offer swimming, hiking and camping. In winter, the area receives large amounts of snowfall with many ski resorts nearby.
The full-time position pays ￥300,000/month and includes paid vacations and a yearly bonus. The part-time position pays ￥3,500/hour. Visas will be sponsored or renewed. A car is provided, and work-related travel costs are included. A partially-subsidized, partially furnished, two-bedroom apartment is available.
Applicants are required to have business English teaching experience, a B.A/B.S degree, Microsoft Office skills, and a Japanese or International driver’s license. TESL/TEFL/TESOL/CELTA or teaching certification is preferred. A one year commitment with an option to renew is required.
To apply, please send a cover letter, CVs/resumes, recent photos, and 2 references per person to Patricia Hara: firstname.lastname@example.org
In your cover letter, please explain your qualifications, experience, and willingness to live and work in rural Japan.
The application deadline is July 12, and the position begins in mid-August 2013.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.