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Gymboree Play & Music Japan (ジンボリー プレイ&ミュージック ジャパン)

Gymboree Play & Music Japan (ジンボリー プレイ&ミュージック ジャパン)

Job ID
Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Post date
Mar 10, 2023
Education / Teaching
Teacher, Instructor (ELT, Conversational English)
Work Type
Contract / Experienced (Non-Manager)
¥240,000 ~ ¥250,000 / Month
  • For 4 days a week and 8 working hours a day


  • English: Native level
  • Japanese: Conversational (preferred)
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Visa sponsorship available


Gymboree Play & Music is the world’s leading parent-child interactive play, music and arts program for children ages newborn to five years. Designed by experts, our age-appropriate activities help develop the cognitive, physical and social skills of children as they play. Our programs are also recognized for their unique approach to parent involvement—which encourages participation in and understanding of each child’s development.

Our teachers lead dynamic and interactive “mommy and me” (play, music, art, and sports classes), drop-off classes (preschool prep, preschool/kindergarten and after school programs) and birthday parties/events.

We provide excellent paid training, support, and motivation to help you grow and succeed. Teachers will be thoroughly trained in our methods of teaching, operation of our facilities, and child development. This training requires a commitment to learn and grow, and is a long-term proposition.

We are looking for Native English speaking candidates who...
・are confident singing and performing in front of others
・have a playful and energetic personality and teaching style
・can work as a team player
・have experience teaching young children and their parents (preferred)
・have experience working in a school environment in Japan (preferred)
・are comfortable talking to parents about their child's development (preferred)

<Typical Workday>
Teachers will be asked to lead classes for 3-4 hours a day and the other time will be used for class prep, curriculum development and training. Teachers working a full day will receive 1 hour of break time.

<Workplace and Hours>
Location: Motoazabu (Hiroo) (Walking distance from Azabu-Juban, Hiroo or Roppongi stations)
Hours: 8 working hours a day, 4 days a week including Saturdays
Typical work hours will be as follows: Weekdays: 8:45-17:45 or 9:00-18:00 and Saturdays: 8:30-17:00.
Expected Start Date: As soon as possible

<Monthly Salary>
- The monthly starting salary after training for 4 days a week and 8 working hours a day is
250,000 yen.
- The salary during the training period** will be 1,500 yen/hour x number of hours worked.

**The initial training period may last up to 2 months depending on your background and ends when you can teach your first class on your own.

3 days per week
Public Holidays, Summer & Winter Holiday, Paid Holiday

Transportation allowance (up to 1,500 yen/day)

<To Apply>
Please send your English resume with a recent photo

Last modified on March 13, 2023

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