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Full-time English Teacher at Nagoya YMCA (expired)

Nagoya YMCA (名古屋YMCA)
Job ID
名古屋市, Aichi
Post date
Nov 15, 2019
Education / Teaching
Child Education, Pre-school Teacher
Work Type
Contract / Experienced (Non-Manager)
¥250,000 ~ ¥340,000 / Month


  • English: Native level
  • Japanese: Conversational
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Native English Speaker
  • Experience in developing curriculum for kids English programs
  • Must love working with children
  • Good understanding of cultural differences
  • Proper working visa
  • Visa sponsorship available


We are looking for an experienced, creative, and enthusiastic full-time head English teacher for our Kids English programs.

*STRONG CANDIDATES for this position would be those who:
・have a degree in Education or equivalent
・have a strong passion for nurturing children’s potential through education, and
・are organized, flexible, and able to communicate in Japanese.

[Contract Term]
One year from January 2020 (Negotiable. It may be possible to start as late as April 2020 if necessary.)
*The first 3 months of employment are a probationary period
*Training may begin earlier depending on the new teacher's availability

[Place of Employment]
The full-time teacher will work at locations listed below:
・Nagoya YMCA (Ikeshita): Chikusa-Ku Nagoya                
・Nanzan Family YMCA: Shouwa-Ku Nagoya
・Kamisawa Family YMCA: Midori-Ku, Nagoya
・A kindergarten in Higashi-ku, Nagoya, for dispatch lessons

Minimum ¥250,000-¥340,000 /month (starting salary)
*Salary is fixed
*After completing the first contract term, your performance will be evaluated and you may be eligible for salary increase under the next contract.

Social Insurance
Transportation Allowance

[Basic Work Schedule]
・5 days /week (Usually Sunday and Monday off, except during seasonal programs)
・8 hours /day (e.g. 9am – 6pm, 10am-7pm including a 1-hour lunch break)
*Your work shift will be determined based on your regular and seasonal class schedule.
*Nagoya YMCA asks you to work on Monday once in a while

・National holidays, summer Obon holidays, year end & new year holidays.
・Annual paid leave

[Class Types]
・Regular weekly English classes for kindergarten age students and elementary school age students (up to 12 students per class)
・Kindergarten dispatch English lessons at Nanzan Yochien, Kamisawa Hoikuen, and another location
・Infant group English lesson at a YMCA Infant class for 2-year old
・Weekly English lesson for YMCA's after-school day care English lesson (elementary school ages)

Responsibilities include the followings:
・Teach English classes as assigned
・Develop teaching curriculum for our kids English programs
・Prepare and select teaching materials
・Assist in hiring part-time teachers
・Assist, supervise, and offer feedback to part-time teachers
・Coordinate and conduct orientations for part-time teachers
・Monitor and evaluate students’ performance
・Ensure the English only policy is followed all the time during lessons
・Establish and maintain order in the classroom
・Maintain a classroom environment conducive to effective learning
・Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to provide a duty of care for students and to protect and preserve all materials, equipment, and facilities
・Cooperate with office staff
・Establish cooperative and supportive relationships with teaching personnel and YMCA staff
・Interact with parents after class
・Attend YMCA events

[How to apply]
Please apply through Gaijinpot. In your application, please include the following information:
2.Date of Birth
4.Place of residence
5.Current visa status and expiry date

We are sorry that we are not able to respond to all applicants. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The above information is a public job ad. This job ad is neither an offer nor a contract.

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