Have you ever thought about living in Japan and teaching English? It may seem like a distant dream, but this is your chance to make that dream a reality!
Borderlink, Inc. is seeking enthusiastic and dedicated individuals to join us as Assistant Language Teachers (ALTs) for the upcoming school year beginning in Spring 2020.
With the increased focus the Japanese education system has placed on English during the run-up to the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, the need for high-quality ALTs has risen. Although prior teaching experience and Japanese ability are not required, they are highly sought after. Cities want the best.
Here at Borderlink, we'll work to help you be the best. Whether you have prior experience in education or not, we're ready to believe in your possibility, and help you realize your potential as an Assistant Language Teacher.
--What will I do as an ALT?--
> Work alongside Japanese teachers and share responsibilities (known as "Team Teaching")!
> As a native speaker, provide a kind of insight that your students can't get from a text book!
> Experience daily activities such as eating school lunch, playing with students at recess!
> Participate in school festivals and events, becoming part of the school community!
> Help to build bridges between your students' culture and your own!
--Where will I be working?--
> Our ALTs work primarily at public elementary and junior high school levels across Japan!
> ALTs can work in one or more schools depending on their schedule, allowing them to gain a wide range of experience!
> We currently have ALTs in the Kanto (Tokyo, Saitama, Chiba, Kanagawa, etc) and Kansai (Osaka, Kyoto, etc.) regions, as well as beyond!
> We'll do our best to place you somewhere that will be the best fit for you!
--What benefits does Borderlink offer?--
> Training: We provide an extensive orientation for newcomers & continued training sessions for all employees to support them throughout the year!
> Materials: Our database of materials and worksheets is made available for all our ALTs to use and adapt to best fit their classes!
> 24/7 Help & Support Line: We're here to assist you, however we can, whenever we can, with language and living issues!
> Immigration & Visa Support: We will help facilitate your entry to Japan and can support your ability to continue working with us here!
> Banking & Accommodations: We can provide assistance with finding an apartment and opening a Japanese Bank account!
> Room for Growth: There's always room for upwards mobility in Borderlink if you're willing to work hard and carve out your role as a great teacher!
--Sounds Great! What's Next?--
If this sounds like the opportunity you've been waiting for, we're waiting to hear from you!
We invite you to apply directly through this ad for the chance to join us and embark on the adventure of a lifetime. Thank you for your interesting Borderlink. Let's build the future together!
*Already in Japan? You're also welcome to apply! Part-time positions are also available; please see the application form on our website.
**Please note that as we receive a high number of applicants, only those who pass the initial screening will be contacted for an interview.
The above information is a public job ad. This job ad is neither an offer nor a contract.
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