Jobs in Japan Public School English Teaching Positions
Due to the recent events in parts of Japan, the country is pulling together to help recover as quickly as possible. Unaffected areas of the country are seeking English language teachers to work in the public school system and reaffirm Japans strong work ethic and focused demeanor.
Teach Away is currently accepting applications for Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) positions throughout unaffected areas of the country, including 6 positions in Tokyo. This is a truly unique opportunity to not only gain international teaching experience while immersing in a fascinating culture, but also a great chance to support the nation.
For more information, and to apply, please visit Teach English Overseas - Teach Away Inc.
**Interested applicants are encouraged to apply immediately as in-person interviews with qualified candidates will take place in Toronto, Vancouver, London (UK), Dublin, and Edinburgh in the very near future.
Start Dates: Late August/Early September 2011 (June 2011 for Tokyo positions)
Contract Duration: 7 months - 1 year
Location: Rural Japan and Tokyo
Student Level: Elementary & Junior High
Working Hours: 08:00 17:00, Monday to Friday
Monthly Salary: 230,000 250,000 JPY (~$2,800 - $3,000)
Visa: Sponsored by the school
Number of Vacancies: 50
Vacation: 7-8 weeks, including national holidays
Health Insurance 2.5-3% deduction from monthly paycheque
Additional Benefits: Free Japanese lessons; training in Tokyo; free accommodations during training
***Applicants flexible with placement will receive 100,000 yen signing bonus, and up to 250,000 yen accommodation assistance.
University Undergraduate Degree (in any discipline)
Native English Speaker
Adaptability to be placed anywhere in scenic Japan (*1 year of previous teaching experience in Japan required for Tokyo placements)
Able to attend in-person interview in Toronto, Vancouver, London, Edinburgh, or Dublin.
APPLY at Teach English Overseas - Teach Away Inc.