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[Urgent] Jr. & Sr. High School English Instructors from October/November 2020 (expired)

Berkeley House Language Center  (バークレーハウス語学センター)

Berkeley House Language Center (バークレーハウス語学センター)

Job ID
Tokyo, Tokyo
Post date
Sep 17, 2020
Education / Teaching
Teacher, Instructor (ELT, Conversational English)
Work Type
Contract / Experienced (Non-Manager)
¥250,000 / Month
  • with completion bonus


  • English: Native level
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Experience in teaching at junior/senior high schools in Japan
  • University degree; science major such as Biology, Chemistry, Physics, or Computer Science
  • TESOL/TEFL/TESL Certificate (Preferably)
  • Recent photo necessary
  • Available to teach from October or November 2020
  • Visa sponsorship available


Berkeley House Language Center is urgently seeking cheerful, friendly and experienced English instructors for full-time positions at Jr. and Sr. High Schools, within the Tokyo metropolitan area, starting October or November 2020.
Our clients' needs have become more & more diversified in recent years and we are actively searching for instructors who are able to instruct not only academic English but as well as various subject matters such as science, math, IT, etc. Knowledge and experience teaching TOEFL, IELTS, SAT, International Baccalaureate curricula, is a definite plus.

General Schedule & Conditions:

October or November 2020 ~ March 2021
*Possible opportunity to renew contract for the 2021 Academic Year.

Tokyo metropolitan area
*Please note, depending on the schools you may be required to teach one or more schools at various locations or other venues such as private colleges, university extension courses on campus, our physical school in Ichigaya, etc.

Working days:
-Five days a week between Monday ~ Saturday
-Typically Monday to Friday but dependent on the assigned school schedule.

Working Hours:
- The basic schedule would be from 8:30am - 3/4/5:00pm
- 5 lessons on average per day would be typical but could change case by case

-Instruct English lessons or other immersion type lesson in various teaching capacities: team teaching (lead or ALT) and/or solo teaching.
-Plan, prepare, execute and assess lessons, activities, lesson materials, and tests as required.
-Participate and/or supervise in Extra Curricular activities such as: English Clubs, Speech Contests, etc.

-250,000 yen a month + transportation expenses will be reimbursed monthly
-Social insurance coverage (health insurance + pension), employment insurance coverage
-Completion bonus at the end of school year dependent on performance and attendance
-10 paid vacation days after the six month probationary period

1. Experience teaching at private JHS/HS in Japan
2. Native speaker of English
3. Friendly/cheerful personality
4. University degree (Degrees other than English such as Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer science etc welcomed)
5. Team worker
6. Able to start teaching full time from October / November 2020.

We are looking for instructors who are able to:
-Work with Japanese teachers effectively
-Occasionally work outside of regular hours for school events
-Depending on assignment, teach at multiple locations

Please indicate in your resume, when you are available to start teaching.

Please note only successful candidates will be contacted due to the large number of application expected.

Why work with Berkeley House?

-We provide language learning services to various organizations, not only high schools but colleges/universities,corporations, government ministries, etc. There will be opportunities for our teachers to experience diversified types of classes in the future.

-At Berkeley House, we not only provide high quality language education to our clients but we believe in the continuing professional development of our instructors to further expand their teaching skills and field of expertise.
We provide on-boarding training sessions, various pre-assignment training with our in-house trainers/senior instructors, as well as specialized training in various standardized tests by our IELTS and TOEFL experts. We also provide periodical feedback from clients, followed by additional training or assistance if required.
Our in-house trainers, curriculum department and the education department are always happy to work with you so that instructors can deliver their best possible lesson to our clients

-Instructors can expect a friendly environment where there is open communication among instructors and staff - a mentor instructor will be available to address any questions/concerns you may have, not only about teaching but also about working with Berkeley House, living in Japan, and about life in general if required.

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

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