Full-time teacher needed for a growing English school in Gifu.


Full-time teacher needed for a growing English school in Ogaki, Gifu. We have two locations, Godo and Kono, which are both accessible from Ogaki Station by train, bike, or car. English Tree is looking for a fun, energetic, passionate, and committed teacher to join our team. Teachers who have strong organizational, computer, social media, artistic, or teaching aptitudes among various other talents and interests are encouraged to apply. Early childhood training and/or experience are definite advantages, but enthusiasm and the ability to work unsupervised are the key requirements. Experience with curriculum development and educational methodologies is a plus. We teach preschool aged children to adults.We are a small team that values educational programs and children’s well-being over financial gain. We believe that when children have fun while learning and have opportunities for discovery, they absorb more knowledge and have a greater understanding of their world. As a result, we are successful with our program and offer a rewarding environment to both teachers and students. Teachers who love to be in a warm environment with stimulating and fun lesson planning will thrive in our school. The position is full-time or 40 hours per week, Monday-Friday from 12:15pm to 9pm, with no weekend classes. The position requires at least a one-year commitment with the possibility to renew. Additionally, we reward teachers who work hard and contribute to our team mentality. The position begins as soon as we find the right candidate.We offer the following:*A fun, relaxed atmosphere*Clear learning objectives and flexible lesson planning (Partial reimbursement is available for further training courses to upgrade qualifications and continued professional development.)*A multitude of resources and teaching materials to make classes enjoyable and educational.*Set schedule each week allowing you to get to know your students and your co-workers*7 weeks of paid vacation as well as paid sick days*Teacher support, including hands-on training and international/bilingual support staff*Visa sponsorship availablePlease include a CV/resume with a photo and a cover letter explaining why you are interested in teaching at English Tree. We are looking forward to hearing from you.Interviews will be conducted in-person or via FaceTime, Line, or Skype.