English Teacher


・Job Description We are currently seeking an enthusiastic motivated Native English Teacher. Our classes are comprised mainly of kindergarten children and the remaining lessons are primarily made up of elementary students. English teachers at Yamate must sincerely enjoy working with and educating children. We are asking for a fun and loving teacher from whom any child can enjoy learning. Yamate Kindergarten is a sister school of the Tokyo based Pacific Language School (PLS), which is expanding throughout Japan. We send our teachers to training in Osaka or Tokyo to learn the PLS system in addition to supporting and training them at Yamate. ・Work details: Full time, 5 days a week (Monday – Friday)Mornings: teach large classes of kindergarteners (0-6 years) Afternoons: teach small classes for kindergarteners and elementary students following the PLS curriculum(3-12 years)Create lesson plans and record following the PLS system Participate in school events and seminars which are held on mainly Saturdays, Sundays or national holidays・Description: Yamate Kindergarten is a private, Japanese school dedicated to providing high-quality education to young children. Within the kindergarten is a small English department called Yamate English School consisting of 3 English teachers and Japanese staff. English teachers also conduct lessons at nearby Moriyama Gakuen (about a 10 minute walk from Yamate) and Kamo Yoji-kyoshitsu (about a 2 minute walk from Yamate). The schools are located in Minokamo City in Gifu Prefecture, a small town with a lot of beautiful green scenery. Yamate was founded in 1977 and the English department has been operating for over 20 years, during which time the school has earned an excellent reputation in the local area. http://www.yamate.hongo.ac.jp/index.php・Benefits include:Private School Insurance Plan(including health insurance and pension)Worker's Employees InsuranceDiscount membership to the nearby Sports Gym・Accommodations:A 2DK or 3DK apartment provided within walking distance from the school.No deposit or key money is required. The school will cover half the cost of monthly rent for school-provided accommodation. When applying, please send your resume with a recent photo and a cover letter detailing when you can start working, and why you would like to work at Yamate Kindergarten. Thank you for your interest. Unfortunately, due to the high number of applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.