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Educational Network Inc. (E-Staff Tokyo) seeks educators to be placed as Language Teachers (ALTs) in schools across the Kanto and Kansai areas. Applicants for the available positions should be enthusiastic about teaching the English language to Japanese school students and should have a desire to help them learn about the culture, customs and other points of interest of other countries.The current available opening is for a position at a university-affiliated private girl's elementary school in Kamakura, Kanagawa prefecture. This position would be best suited to a confident, experienced educator who would enjoy teaching young learners at an all girls school.The position involves:- Helping to make lesson plans. - Teaching English communication lessons (Team teaching up to 20 classes a week).- Suggesting ideas / creating teaching materials.- Student evaluation.- Attending occasional school events. (Culture festival, sports festival etc.)- Participating in department/school meetings when necessary.- Helping to provide the students with an opportunity to study English and learn about other cultures in an enjoyable educational environment.The current available position is as follows:- Position: Full time English teacher at an all girls private elementary school- Working term: April 1st, 2018 to March 31st, 2019 (Yearly contract renewal possible)- Working Hours: 8:30 to 17:00 (Monday to Friday) and 8:30 to 16:00 (on very occasional Saturdays depending on the school's yearly schedule)- Break: 1 hour lunch break- 10 days statutory paid holiday allowance available after 6 months of employment in addition to national holidays- No deduction in monthly salary for national holidays or for the school's designated summer and winter vacation periods. (According to the school's yearly schedule). This basically means that the salary will be the same every month of the contract year.Compensation will be on a monthly basis and all transportation expenses between the teacher's place of residence and the school will be reimbursed. The position also includes Social Insurance coverage (health insurance and pension) and Employment Insurance coverage.Position Requirements:-Must be a native speaker of English.-Must have completed a university Bachelor’s Degree.-Must be currently residing in Japan and have a valid visa status that allows you to live and work in Japan. (Please don't apply if you don't satisfy this requirement)-Must be able to work confidently within a Japanese work environment with tact, flexibility and understanding.-Must have at least one year of English teaching experience at an elementary school or kindergarten in Japan. - Must have a genuine interest in educating and working with young learners.- Must be able to offer commitment to the job throughout the duration of the contract.- Must be a cooperative, communicative, patient, productive and creative person.We are looking forward to hearing from you.*Please note that in the case of a high number of applications we may not be able to respond in person to each and every candidate. We apologise for this and thank you for your understanding.