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【Immediate Start】 ALT Positions in Shibuya, Tokyo! (expired)

Borderlink (株式会社ボーダーリンク)

Borderlink (株式会社ボーダーリンク)

Job ID
Shibuya City, Tokyo, Japan
Post date
Apr 15, 2021
Education / Teaching
Teacher, Instructor (ELT, Conversational English)
Work Type
Full Time / Entry Level
¥225,000 ~ ¥245,000 / Month


  • English: Native level
  • Japanese: Conversational
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • 12 years of education where English was the medium of instruction (all subjects)
  • University graduate with bachelor’s degree or higher (any field)
  • Able to commit to a full year contract with minimal consecutive absences
  • Strong desire to work with young learners (15 years or lower)
  • Valid work visa (eligible to work in Japan; we are unable to accept Tourist/Temporary visas)
  • Visa sponsorship available


【Be an ALT in The Heart of Tokyo - Experience Shibuya!】

Want to be an Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) right in Shibuya City, Tokyo? This is your chance! Positions are immediate-start so apply now! As these positions are located in one of the most popular parts of Tokyo, we highly recommend sending in your application soon to secure one!

We have both full and part-time positions available, and all schools are accessible by public transportation. Whether you live in the 23 wards or surrounding cities, working in Shibuya is a fantastic opportunity! For those looking to relocate from afar, we are able to assist you. Please read on for more information!

【Position Details】
● Locations: Shibuya City, Tokyo
● Contract Period: Immediate to March 2021
● Contract Type: Full-Time / Part-Time
● Level: Elementary schools and/or junior high schools
● Working Hours: Between 8:00 AM to 16:15 PM
● Salary range:
-Full Time: Between 225,000 to 245,000 yen / month
-Part-Time: Between 12,500 to 14,000 yen / day (paid in monthly installments)

*Please note that in Part-Time positions, you will work during regular school hours (between 8:00 am and 16:15 pm). The number of working days ranges from 1 to 5 days per week. Because the number of working days can differ from week to week and are set in advance, please confirm the flexibility of any additional work you may have. Prior to starting, ALTs will be provided a yearly calendar of working days which will help manage their other commitments.

In addition to those stated at the top of this ad, successful candidates should have strong verbal and written communication skills as well as be highly motivated, outgoing/friendly, flexible with working conditions, and be in good health.

Additionally, candidates should have basic knowledge of ICT education or be willing to learn.

We provide initial training before you start and continuing training throughout the year. We also supply you with teaching materials and access to our library of educational resources (worksheets, flashcards, etc.) With all these tools in your kit, you’ll be able to build onto what you’ve learned elsewhere to become a highly-valued and experienced teacher.

Other benefits include:
● Visa assistance (where applicable)
● Help with relocation & finding housing
● Round-the-clock support
● Work regular school hours, allowing you to enjoy your evenings
● Free weekends and national holidays, plus school vacation periods
● ALTs will also be provided a yearly calendar to help manage their other commitments

【About Shibuya City (東京都渋谷区)】
One of Tokyo's most fashionable and lively districts, Shibuya lies right in the heart of Tokyo and is bordered by well-known areas such as Shinjuku, Minato, Meguro and Setagaya. Accessible via the JR, Keio, Tokyu, Odakyu and Tokyo Metro lines, it's easily reached from anywhere in the city, and an ideal working location for commuters as well as those who live there.

Never short on things to see and do, Shibuya is home to plenty of sites of interest such as Meiji Shrine, the National Noh Theatre, multiple public libraries, Shinjuku 109, Bunkamura, Harajuku, the massive Yoyogi park, and many, many more. Schools in Shibuya are at the forefront of technology, and since 2017 have sought to ensure every elementary and junior high-level student is supplied with a tablet to promote ICT (Information & Communication Technology) learning. An exciting and engaging area to live and work in, Shibuya is definitely the next place to take your teaching career!

【About ALT Work】
As an ALT, you would be responsible for co-teaching with Japanese teachers, making activities and materials to facilitate English language instruction. You will also make the language “real” by interacting with students throughout the day to help them actively apply what they learn in class. The ideal candidate is flexible with their teaching style and wants to make a positive impact on the lives of the students. It’s perfect for those seeking a stable schedule and further experience in the classroom. ALTs will be provided a yearly calendar which will help manage their other commitments.

【Apply Now!】
We are accepting applications now! We conduct Skype interviews regularly throughout the week and on weekends, and welcome applicants from all over Japan. We’re waiting to hear from you, so please apply today! And thank you for your interest in working with Borderlink!

*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.

This job is no longer available.

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