Native English Instructor

Description: 

M’s English is a growing, private English conversation school with over 18 years’ experience in the Maebashi-Takasaki area of Gunma Prefecture.If you’re looking for a dynamic environment where you can gain hands-on experience with a variety of age groups, and are truly interested in a career in education, M’s English might be the place for you!We are currently seeking full-time native English speakers to teach at our school. We have both part-time and full-time positions available (pending visa approval). We have three potential start dates; September 1st, 2019, December 1st, 2019 or March 1st, 2020.We specialize in English conversation for students of all ages/levels. We also publish our own elementary texts and have a well-developed nursery school, business, and university visit program. A strong work ethic, solid communication skills, technological competence, willingness to learn new things, the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and flexibility are all musts. Enthusiasm, musical inclination, knowledge in the fields of mathematics and science, positive energy and a cheerful disposition will make your time here enjoyable and greatly benefit the students. All skills and interests will be considered, but experience working with children or in education is strongly preferred. In addition to orientation training, we provide ongoing hands-on training that will assist you in your development as an educator. We also offer training and teaching seminar opportunities throughout the year. Positions of responsibility and possibility of promotion (with corresponding pay incentives) are available to diligent teachers who are dedicated to their development as working professionals and educators. We’re currently taking applications from native English speakers from around the world, but current residents of Japan are preferred. We offer visa sponsorship and renewal. Please see below for application requirements and position benefits. Please note that incomplete applications will not be reviewed. Position: Full-time / Part-time Native English InstructorLocation: M’s English, Takasaki City and Maebashi City, GunmaRequirements:Eligible applicants:-must hold a valid International Driving Permit or Japanese Driver’s License-Bachelor’s degree or higher in any field-Native English ability -Citizenship from a country where the official language is EnglishJob Description & Responsibilities:Actively communicate and cooperate with a multi-national staff on projects, lessons, and eventsTeach English to both children and adults at our schoolTeach English lessons outside of our school-Kindergartens, nursery schools, culture centers, universities, companies, etc.Plan lessons and prepare conversation activities for lessonsPlan and participate in all school events-Elementary students’ performances, seasonal events, textbooks fairs, etc.Participate in planning and making materials to be publishedContract, Remuneration, Benefits & Holidays:The successful candidate will be offered a two year contract based on their chosen start date with the option to renew for the next academic year and a salary based on teaching experience and overall performance. In addition to the benefits listed below, staff may receive annual raises and bonuses according to their contribution to the company and the company’s financial performance.Holidays: The Company shall provide 10 days of paid holiday time during the winter, 10 days during the summer, and one week each during spring and autumn, which equals approximately one month’s salary of holiday time paid to the Employee during the year.Misc. Benefits:We also offer additional salary benefits to teachers in the following situations. All amounts are paid as a one-time bonus upon completion of each year at M’s.•Master’s degree in TESOL/TEFL holders: 30,000 yen•CELTA holders: 20,000 yen•TEFL Certificate holders (obtained on-site, inclusive of practicum): 20,000 yen•TEFL Certificate holders (obtained online, minimum 120 hours): 10,000 yen•JLPT N2: 20,000 yen•JLPT N1: 30,000 yenM’s English also offers up to 30,000 yen as a bonus upon the successful completion of a teaching certificate program.Employee Discounts:We offer all employees a 20% discount on our in-house 40-minute foreign language lessons (Japanese, Korean, Chinese, etc.)Application Requirements: 1) Cover Letter 2) Resume3) One current photo 4) Copy of university diploma 5) Current visa holders/ residents of Japan strongly preferred, although all applicants will be consideredFeel free to check out our website at http://emz-english.info/We’re looking forward to hearing from you!