Teach English in Japan
START DATE: 1st April, 2013
SALARY: Each teacher will receive 250,000 yen per month for the first 3 months, and 260,000 yen thereafter. A bonus of 50,000 yen every six months will be paid at the end of each year
International Kids Academy requires a NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKING COUPLE for a 12 month contract, commencing the 1ST of April, 2013, through to the 31st of March 2014.
HOURS: 9:00am to 6:00pm Monday to Friday, with approx. 6 weeks vacation per year.
APARTMENT: Your own furnished apartment provided, at 37,500yen per teacher per month.
MEDICAL: Japanese health insurance (organized by the company)
VISA: Sponsorship is provided.
Unfortunately, airfare is not paid.
There are no hidden up-front costs to teachers.
Approx 3-4 weeks training and salary will be discussed in the interview.
Native English speaking couples from the U.S., U.K., Canada, Australia, New Zealand or South Africa
Experience with young children
Genuine love of children
Genuine interest in Japan
Able to work in a team environment
Flexible to the demands of the job
Kind, outgoing personality
Great sense of humor (When teaching kids, this is a must!)
The atmosphere at the kindergarten is light and friendly and we are after a couple who can display the above qualities and want a truly rewarding job with a great group of dedicated people.
There is curriculum in place and we have a pair-teaching system, a Japanese teacher assisting each foreign teacher. All the teachers have built up a great rapport with each other and enjoy their jobs immensely.
Successful applicants will be a couple who very much want to be involved in the kindergarten and also have the ability to show creativity and passion for the job.
All applicants must send a short letter on why they feel they would be suited to this job (please only a short letter!), a complete resume and a clear recent photo, to: firstname.lastname@example.org.