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English Teacher at Nursery - Kyoto and Shiga (expired)



Job ID
Kyoto and Shiga area, Kyoto, Japan
Post date
Jun 14, 2024
Education / Teaching
Child Education, Pre-school Teacher
Work Type
Full Time / Experienced (Non-Manager)
¥220,000 ~ ¥240,000 / Month


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


HOPPA has many pre-schools located in Shiga and 2 in Kyoto. We are looking for full-time instructors who can teach English to students from 0 to 5 years of age. We are especially looking for teachers who love to work with young children. The younger students may require more personal care, such as accompaniment to the bathroom. Applicants must speak English at a native level, and possess a proper work visa. Your current VISA should have at least 6 months left on it.

Experience is preferred, but we will provide training to those who are enthusiastic about teaching, and determined to provide quality customer service.
We are looking for a cheerful and enthusiastic teacher able to create fun lessons. Japanese is not required but definitely a plus.

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

HOPPA 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)

Only applicants who can speak English at a Native level will be considered.

Qualifications/ Skills: (these are preferable)
・Teacher's license for nursery school, kindergarten ,elementary school or any child care license is preferable.
・Experience working at pre-school, after-school or English conversation school is preferable.

・Min. Salary: ¥220,000 / Max. Salary: ¥240,000 (Opportunity to recieve a raise each year, depending on performance)
・Working Shift: Monday to Friday 9:00 to 18:00 or 8:30 to 17:30 (1H break time included)
・Holidays: Saturdays and Sundays and most public holidays. (118 days) Plus 10 paid public holidays will be granted after working for the company for 6 months.

-Health insurance and Pension
-Travel expenses covered up to ¥30,000/month
- Bonus paid twice a year (each being close to the price of one paycheck),
-Chance of being offered a permanent contract

Available Locations:
1. (Kyoto)Karasuma Kyoto Hotel/1 minute walk from Shijo Subway Station
2. (Shiga) Karasaki/ 9 min walk from JR Karasaki Station
3.(Shiga)Kinugawa/23 minutes walk from Ogotoonsen Station on the JR Kosei Line (It takes 20 minutes by JR from Kyoto Station to Ogotoonsen Station.)*You can commute by car.
4. (Shiga)Omihachiman/26 minutes walk from Omihachiman Station *You can commute by car.
5. (Shiga) Ishibe (car needed)

* 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 : 19 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 July 15, 2024

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