Native English Speaking Teacher Needed in Tajimi, Gifu, Japan

Native English Speaking Teacher Needed in Tajimi, Gifu, Japan

Sakura Kids, based in the beautiful Japanese prefecture Gifu, is looking for a native English-speaking teacher, for one full-time position.


Location: Gifu prefecture 
Contract: One year (renewable), commencing April 1st, 2018

Hours: 20-25 hours per week 


Sakura Kids is a private language school that teaches English to all age groups. Therefore, we are looking for a teacher who enjoys teaching both young children and adults. A real love for Japan, its culture and a passion for teaching are essential. We are not looking for a person whose sole interest is making money, or simply being the next country on a list. You will get all the help you need from the moment we pick you up at the airport. Although we take our jobs seriously, we also know fun with our students. We encourage our teachers to socialize with them and we hold events such as barbeques and festivals. 

What we offer
  • Salary: 250,000 JPY per month 
  • Hours: 20-25 hours per week 
  • Apartment: Furnished and subsidized apartment. No deposit required 
  • Holidays: Approximately seven weeks per year 
  • Visa: Sponsorship provided 
  • Vehicle: Provided
  • Airfare is not provided. 
What we want

Successful applicants will be a native English-speaking individual, from Australia, New Zealand, North America or the U.K. A completed four-year university degree is required, with teaching experience or qualification preferred. An international driving license is also necessary for the position. Japanese language ability is not required, but is considered beneficial. 

You need to have the requirements below:

English Level
New Zealander
Can Drive in Country

AND one of the following sets to apply:

How to apply

Thank you for your interest!


If you satisfy the above requirements, please send a brief cover letter, resumes with references, and a recent photo to: [email protected]

Uni Cert.
TEFL Cert.
Passport Photo Page
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