【Be an ALT in the Jazziest City in Japan!】
Looking for teaching work in the greater Osaka area? These full-time positions in the city of Takatsuki are an excellent opportunity for exactly that! Positions start immediately so apply now to secure work in a great part of Osaka!
We're looking for enthusiastic teachers interested in making a positive impact on students and teachers. Applicants should also be comfortable communicating in Japanese, and able to acclimate themselves to the Japanese working environment and work culture.
>>Please note: at least 1 year or more of ALT experience in Japan is required for these positions.
For those living elsewhere in Japan and interested in moving to Osaka, we are able to assist you. Please read on for more information!
● Location: Takatsuki City, Osaka
● Contract Period: Immediate to January 2022
● Contract Type: Monthly (Full-Time)
● Level: Elementary and junior high schools
● Working Hours: Between 8:00 am to 16:45 pm
● These positions include enrollment in Social Insurance
● Salary range: Between 235,000 yen to 253,000 yen (monthly rate)
In addition to those stated at the top of this ad, successful candidates should have strong verbal and written communication skills as well as be highly motivated, outgoing/friendly, flexible with working conditions, and be in good health.
As mentioned, candidates for these positions should have 1 year or more of prior ALT experience in Japan at elementary, junior high and/or high schools.
We provide initial training before you start and continuing training throughout the year. We also supply you with teaching materials and access to our library of educational resources (worksheets, flashcards, etc.) With all these tools in your kit, you’ll be able to build onto what you’ve learned elsewhere to become a highly-valued and experienced teacher.
Other benefits include:
● Visa assistance (where applicable)
● Help with relocation & finding housing
● Round-the-clock support
● Work regular school hours, allowing you to enjoy your evenings
● Free weekends and national holidays, plus school vacation periods
● ALTs will also be provided a yearly calendar to help manage their other commitments
【About Takatsuki City (大阪府高槻市)】
Located just northeast Osaka City proper, Takatsuki is one of the largest commuter towns in the Kansai area, with easy access to both Osaka and Kyoto. As a result, it's widely considered a great place to live if you work in either city. The city is particularly famous for its Jazz music culture. During the Golden Week every year, the city holds the 2-day Takatsuki Jazz Festival, featuring over 3,000 artists from around the world. Other local attractions include the Settsu-kyo Valley Natural Park, Akutagawayama Castle, and the Haniwa Factory Park, featuring large replicas of clay sculptures. An exciting area full of charm, Takatsuki is a wonderful place to call home.
【About ALT Work】
As an ALT, you would be responsible for co-teaching with Japanese teachers, making activities and materials to facilitate English language instruction. You will also make the language “real” by interacting with students throughout the day to help them actively apply what they learn in class. The ideal candidate is flexible with their teaching style and wants to make a positive impact on the lives of the students. It’s perfect for those seeking a stable schedule and further experience in the classroom. ALTs will be provided a yearly calendar which will help manage their other commitments.
We are accepting applications now! We conduct Skype interviews regularly throughout the week and on weekends, and welcome applicants from all over Japan. We’re waiting to hear from you, so please apply today! And thank you for your interest in working with Borderlink!
*Please note that as we receive a high number of applicants, only those who pass the initial screening will be contacted for an interview.