Start date: As soon as possible.
My English School is currently seeking a capable and energetic native English-speaking individual for ESL language teaching for children. The age of our students ranges from 3 to 14 and lessons take place both in classroom and after-school lesson environments.
You will be required to drive on a daily basis so a driver’s license will be required.
Teachers work in pairs (Japanese and foreign teachers) and are never required to speak Japanese in or out of class. Some office work is required (lesson planning, material preparation and occasional meetings).
About the Company:
My English School is operated in and around Gifu City, Japan. Founded in 1994, MES has continued to provide quality education to children of all ages through the integration of fun communicative play and critical reasoning through the Steiner education philosophy. MES is one of the largest providers of conversational English education to kindergarten and primary school learners in the Gifu area. In order to maintain this position in the community, we focus on educational excellence and the professional development of our instructors.
Monday - Friday (schedules vary from day to day but generally start around 10am and finish between 6 and 8pm).
We also have very occasional Saturdays events and an annual 3-day summer camp in July.
~19 teaching hours per week (up to 40 total including office hours). The work is comprised of 15-20 minute long English performance/skits in the morning and 1-4 45 minute long classes in the afternoon or evening.
Contract is for one year with annual option to renegotiate or renew.
Starting Salary: 250,000-260,000 yen per month (negotiable pending experience)
Visa Sponsorship: Yes
We can secure an apartment close to our office and can provide you with a bike and vehicle. Rent and utilities are deducted from your pay (rent does not exceed 50,000 yen per month)
• Native English speaker
• 4-year degree from accredited college or university
• Driver's license in home country or Japan (valid for more than one year)
• Valid passport
• High energy and friendly personality with a willingness to play with children
• Good confident English communication skills
• Punctual and professional
A part time position is also available, please apply if you are interested in that.