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English Teacher at Nursery - Kansai (expired)



Job ID
Kansai, Japan
Post date
Apr 17, 2023
Education / Teaching
Child Education, Pre-school Teacher
Work Type
Contract / Experienced (Non-Manager)
¥220,000 ~ ¥240,000 / Month


  • English: Native level
  • Japanese: Basic
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Visa sponsorship available


HOPPA is looking for exciting and fun-loving English teachers to join its expanding teaching team. Our pre-schools are located all around Japan. We are looking for full-time instructors for many of our Schools in various locations across Kansai. You will be teaching English to students from 0 to 5 years of age as well as assisting Japanese staff with daily school duties. Japanese is not required but is definitely a plus. We are especially looking for teachers who love to work well with young children. The younger students may require more personal care, such as help washing hands or changing clothes, etc.

- Must currently reside in Japan.
- Must be fluent in English with good clear pronunciation.
- Possess a Specialist in Humanities, Spousal, Long Term Residence, or Permanent Residence visa types.
- Experience working with and teaching English to children at pre-schools.
(but we will provide training to those who are willing to learn the style of our company!)

If you are looking for a positive work experience, and meet all of the above requirements, please apply to join our team.


The pre-schools are open Monday to Saturday but provide English lessons only from Monday to Friday so English teachers do not have to work on Saturdays unless there is a special event or training.

*Full-time teaching position on a one-year contract, which can be extended each year. However there is the possibility to become a permanent employee after just one year in the company *Depending on performance*
(Permanent contracts are great to obtain if you want to apply for a loan for a house in the future, or want to apply for a permanent residence visa)

Min. Salary: ¥220,000 / Max. Salary: ¥240,000 (Opportunity to receive a raise each year, depending on performance)
Working Shift: Monday to Friday 9:00 to 18:00 or 8:30 to 17:30 (1hr break time included)
Holidays: Saturdays and Sundays and most public holidays, plus 10 paid public holidays will be granted after working for the company for 6 months, each year an additional day will be added.

- BONUS PAYCHECKS TWICE A YEAR (each one being close to the price of one paycheck)
- Travel expenses covered up to ¥30,000/month.
- Health insurance and pension.
- Chance of being offered a permanent contract.
- Job stability due to being a very large company.


Available Locations:

1 - (Shiga) Karasaki
7 minute walk from Karasaki station

2 - (Shiga) Kinugawa
Car preferred or 23 minute walk from Ogoto Onsen station

3 - (Shiga) Nagomi (Seta)
16 minute walk from Seta station

4 - (Shiga) Omihachiman
Car preferred or 24 minute walk from Omihachiman station (possibility to rent a bicycle at the station)

5 - (Shiga) Ritto Shimomagari
Car preferred or 20 minute walk from Ritto station

6 - (Hyogo) Dispatch to 5 different schools in Kobe
Kobe eki mae, Nada, Higashi Nada, Konanyamate, Rokko

* Our Group has 95 pre-schools in Japan. We also have similar positions available for each area. Please ask for detail!
Tokyo: 24 schools
Kanagawa: 8 schools
Chiba: 15 schools
Kyoto : 2 schools
Shiga : 18 schools
Osaka: 4 schools
Hyogo: 6 schools
Hiroshima : 10 schools
Aichi: 6 schools
Okinawa : 2 schools

Thank you for reading our ad, we are looking forward to seeing your application.

Last modified on May 18, 2023

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