Full-time English Conversation School Teacher

Description: 

J’s English School located in Obu City (near Nagoya), Aichi Prefecture seeks a full-time teacher to start March/April 2018. Initial one-year contract. The work week is 30 hours M-F. Classes include outside & in-house classes. Students range from pre-school to adults. Class sizes range from 6-10 students. There are five weeks of holiday per academic year (2 weeks in summer; 2 weeks in winter & 1 week in spring.) The salary is 250,000 per month. Accommodation & visa sponsorship can be arranged. Transport to outside classes is provided. The school has a curriculum in place and provides teachers with lesson plans & the necessary materials for classes. Teachers are solely responsible for the adequate preparation & management of their classes. Teachers must also complete student evaluations biannually. They must also contribute a short culturally based article to one of our school’s newsletters. Teachers are also required to be present on four Saturdays for our annual school events (Craft Day; Halloween OR Christmas; Two Demo Days).Candidates must be genuinely serious about teaching as their chosen profession. They must also be energetic, hard-working, professional, self-motivated & able to teach a variety of age groups. Candidates must be flexible and willing to both adopt & follow our teaching methodology. Candidates should also be keen on professionally developing themselves, and so in accord be able to accept constructive advice given to help them in order to achieve that.Applicants must be native speakers of English with a university degree. Those with two years teaching experience and CELTA/TEFL/TESOL/TESL or similar qualifications are preferred. A Japanese driver’s licence holder is also preferred. Applicants from within Japan are preferred but applicants from overseas are also welcomed. Only successful applicants will be contacted for interviews. Please apply by November 30th.