ALT Shunan Yamaguchi Immediate Start


This opening is for a position as a Full-Time Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) in Shunan City, Yamaguchi Prefecture starting in April 2018 to March 2019. Looking for dedicated, fun-loving, and friendly teachers. This contract is renewable up to 2 years.About Shunan City, Yamaguchi:Shunan, located in central Yamaguchi prefecture, is an alluring city as it is a place which has a good harmony of city and nature. Shunan is especially known for its scenery of its industrial complexes which you can witness while on a night cruise departing from Tokuyama Port. One can enjoy the charm of a city as well as nature which surrounds it: Coastal, mountainy, and foresty landscapes run which run along the Seto-Inland Sea. Shunan is perfect for those who are looking to experience a different side of Japan; a side which also has delicious seafood. This city has much to offer for both visitors and soon to be locals, like yourself. Contract: April 2018 to March 2019 (Up to 2 years)Conditions:・Base salary is 250,000 to 270,000 yen per month ・Monday to Friday. 8:30am to 4:30pm (More details TBA)・Transportation costs will be covered ・Days off include weekends, National Holidays, and other holidays set on the Board of Education’s school calendar.The placement will be in Elementary schools and Junior High School throughout Shunan City, where the ALT will assist as a team teacher and help plan English lessons under a schedule created by GLAD and the Board of Education. Get ready for amazing adventures and unique experiences in Japanese schools and within the local community: Culture festivals, school performances, sports day, and much more. With weekends off, national holidays, summer and winter vacations all aligned with the local Board of Education calendar, you will have more than enough downtime to make the most of your time in Japan.Position Requirements:・Must be a native speaker of English, or have acquired an education in English for at least 12 years. ・Must have completed a University Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in English countries.・Must be currently residing in Shunan or have plans to come to Shunan at your own expense.・Must have a strong interest in Japanese culture and language and be able to connect with Japanese people.・Must have at least one year of English teaching experience at Elementary Schools, Junior High school experience of working with children.・Must have a valid visa status that allows you to live and work in Japan (Visa sponsorship available).・Must have a valid driver's license in order to commute to schools, legally (rental car provided)・Priority: Conversational Japanese. *Please search the location before applying for this position! Must hold a Japanese or International Driver's License*Benefits:・We can provide you a rental car・Moving/relocation allowance・Transportation cost covered (fixed rate)・Friendly support systemIn addition to our tight-knit community of teachers, we as a company can support you to the best of our efforts. Our hope is to create a company which allows you to feel like you are apart of a team. Due to the high amount of applications we receive, please allow up to two weeks to be contacted. Thank you very much for your consideration in working with us. We are looking forward to your application!