Full-Time Native Proficiency English Teacher Japan (December 2019 Start)

Published: 11 Sep, 2019

NPO Zenrinkan

Visit website   class@zenrinkan.com
Japan, Morioka City
Full time

Job title

English Teacher

Job description

This is a full-time position for a native-proficiency English teacher, starting from December 1, 2019. It is a one-year contract with the opportunity for renewal. Work 5 days/week, 40 hours/week, and up to 24 teaching hours/week. 2 consecutive days off on Sundays and Mondays. 14 days of paid vacation and all national holidays off. Visa sponsorship is available. Prepare and teach English classes and private lessons for all levels and ages at our conversation school and outside locations (such as kindergartens and vocational schools). Plan and participate in seasonal events. Our school is a 12 minute walk from Morioka Station.

• Prepare and teach English classes and private lessons for all ages and levels
• Plan and participate in seasonal events (such as Halloween and Christmas Events)
• Edit and grade English documents

NPO Zenrinkan is a community-oriented language school located in Morioka City, Iwate Prefecture. Originally founded in 1931, Zenrinkan is the oldest language school in Morioka City. We provide affordable and high quality classes to a wide range of students, from young children to senior citizens. Our students are not just numbers; knowing them and tailoring our classes to their needs is a must. Zenrinkan values cross-cultural exchange with its extensive course selection, which includes not only English classes but also French, Mandarin Chinese, and Korean. We also offer a variety of cultural classes such as tea ceremony, flower arrangement, cooking classes, and more.

Salary and benefits

¥250,000 gross monthly salary

• Visa Sponsorship
• Zenrinkan pays half of the Healthcare Employee Insurance
• Pension benefits
• 14 days paid vacation and all national holidays off
• Friendly staff to support and help you during your transition into our school
• Assistance in finding accommodation if needed


• Bachelor’s degree
• Native-level English proficiency
• Attentive to student needs and interests
• Flexibility with scheduling
• Ability to adapt to different teaching environments
• Responsible and self-motivated
• Friendly
• Energetic (must have the energy to teach young children)

• Experience teaching many age groups and English levels
• Conversational Japanese
• Currently living in Japan
• TEFL/CELTA/teaching certification

How to apply

Email us your cover letter, resume, teaching certification (if available) and availability at - class@zenrinkan.com

Write “Native English Teacher Application” and your name in the email subject line. Applicants must meet the minimum requirements. Only successful candidates will be contacted. Apply ASAP.

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