Teach English in Japan
START DATE: March/April 2014
SALARY: 240,000 yen per month
240,000 yen per month + Completion bonus of 120,000 yen
Apartments are arranged for teachers. The rent is between 35,000 yen and 50,000 yen depending on the size and the age of the apartment.
There are three main paid holidays;
10 – 14 days in summer (Completely off)
(As the kindergarten in closed for about a month, most teachers have half days of teaching during that time)
10 – 14 days in winter (Completely off)
If you are re-contracted, you will also have 5 -7days in spring (Completely off)
Teachers are scheduled to work 23 – 30 teaching hours per week. 10 – 20 hours are in the kindergarten and the remaining 10-13 hours are ESL classes (Mainly toddler, kindergarten and elementary kidsf classes, however there are some adult lessons). The teachers are required to work for 2 hours in the morning 2 Saturdays a month (to teach returnee students) All the kindergarten lessons are co-taught with licensed Japanese kindergarten teachers so it is not necessary for you to have a Japanese teaching license. The 10 hours in the kindergarten have a set curriculum and materials in place. However, the remaining 10 – 15 hours of ESL classes are planned for by the teachers subsequently the materials are also created by each individual teacher. (However there are pre-prepared materials at your disposal if you choose to use them)
As International I School is a kindergarten, there are events, such as Sports Day and Winter Presentation@that may require your attendance beyond your scheduled hours. (Usually on a weekend) These occur approximately 5 times per year.
4 year degree / A valid drivers license or International drivers license (As we provide a company car) / Teaching license or experience (preferred)
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