ENGLISH TEACHER - Smith International
by Smith International
Posted Mar. 4th, 2011
Full-time, 6 days/week, M-Sat, 28 teaching hours/week. 230,000yen/month. Teach conversational/basic English to mainly children and young teenagers, with several adult classes, at conversation school.
Teaching location Makuhari Baytown, in Chiba. Native English speaker, BA/BS, and "comfortable with singing and working with kids" required. TESOL certification, teaching experience, musical and/or artistic skills preferred. Sponsorship available. Accommodation: "the school will provide a single occupancy fully furnished apartment located within a 20-30 minute bike ride. A bicycle will be provided by the school. All our teachers pay 55,000 yen per month for rent. The teacher is responsible for paying all utilities." Arrival airfare and return airfare upon completion of the one year contract (to 120,000yen total). One-year renewable contract.
Position begins August, 2011.
Apply by e-mail with CV/resume, copy of college transcripts, letter of purpose ("why you want to teach children in Japan. Please tell us about any previous teaching and travel experiences and what you foresee as the challenges of this experience"), copy of first page of passport and recent photo.