Native English Teacher to Children

Native English Teacher to Children

We are seeking an experienced native English teacher for children in Japan. Teachers who are comfortable with teaching through songs, drama, games and student-centered methods, have good knowledge of phonics are preferred. Each lesson is 50 minutes with a Japanese assistant in class. Classes usually start in the afternoon from 3:00 pm to about 8:00pm on some days. There are also meetings and training throughout the year in the morning which are paid separately. The contract year starts from April, and lasts for 1 year. All contracts regardless of the start date, renews in March. In this calendar year, teachers teach the same class 42 times. We are looking for teachers who are committed to this period. 

About us

We are a direct subsidiary company of Shufunotomo Sha, a publishing firm founded in 1916. Littleland was established in 1987, with the goal to provide quality early childhood education. We were one of the first companies in Japan to promote early childhood ability development. We run small scale classes throughout the Greater Tokyo areas with our own curriculum that has a heavy focus on phonics and conversation skills. Each lesson is 50 mins. with a maximum of 8 students aged from 3 to 18. Native teachers teach with a Japanese assistant in each class.

What we offer

Each lesson is paid at 3000 yen with transportation covered. Average weekly lesson number is 20. There is also partially paid holidays in the summer, winter, and spring. Meetings and training are paid on top of the lesson pay. We have accident insurance coverage for all teachers.  The foreign management staff is glad to provide assistance in finding accommodation or other living matters. Support on the job is always available for teachers who need extra help on succeeding at teaching. Upon renewal of contract, teachers can work towards multiple bonuses.

What we want

Teachers from native English countries (USA, Canada, UK, Austrailia, New Zealand) Currently living in Japan with a work visa. Minimum university degree, 1 year of teaching experience in Japan, and commitment to contract terms required. ESL certificiates preferred. 

You need to have the requirements below:

English Level
Currently Living in Country
Can Legally Work in Country

AND one of the following sets to apply:

Years Teaching Exp.
How to apply

Interested candidates, please submit resume and covering letter to [email protected]

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