Teach English in Japan
START DATE: June, 2013
SALARY: 250,000 yen
A small English school in beautiful Maizuru, in the northern part of Kyoto prefecture, has F/T opening for an experienced native English teacher. It’s a great small town location and you will have the chance to get to know the real Japan. You will be close to nature and be able to enjoy swimming at some of the cleanest and most beautiful beaches in Japan. In winter, we are very close to the ski hills as well! It is a perfect place for someone who loves the outdoors and a friendly small town feel. Kyoto, Osaka and Kobe are only 2 hours away by bus or train.
You will be teaching students of all ages. Ages range from 3 and up to adults. Class sizes are quite small, the max. number is 6 students. Most of your students are children so we are looking for a friendly, outgoing and diligent person to fill this role.
You must have or be eligible for a Japanese working visa. Sponsorship will be considered for the right candidate. Visa renewal is not a problem.
You will need to be able to drive in Japan, and must have a valid driver’s licence from your home country and/or ideally an international driver’s licence. The commute will be daily, but it is 20 mins and straightforward. We will assist you with arranging a leased car for commuting and pleasure.
The position starts in the beginning of June. The date is flexible.
What we offer you:
– 250,000 yen @ month salary
– A spacious 2DK apartment above the school, with Internet
– 45,000 yen @ month rent
– No bond money
– Free spring water!
– Half of utilities paid
– 7 weeks paid holiday scheduled throughout the year
This is a position for NATIVE speakers only, with experience teaching small children.
Please reply with all of the required documents if you would like to be considered:
– CV/Resume with reference contact details- ideally from teaching positions.
– A cover letter explaining what qualities you can bring
– Recent photos
– A copy of your degree
– A copy of your passport page with visa if living in Japan
MailF – firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note we will only be able to respond to a small number of selected applications.
We look forward to hearing from you!