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Jr. High School Instructor of Physical Education (P.E.) (expired)

Berlitz Japan, Inc. (ベルリッツ・ジャパン株式会社)

Berlitz Japan, Inc. (ベルリッツ・ジャパン株式会社)

Job ID
Oji City, Nara
Post date
Jan 20, 2020
Education / Teaching
Teacher, Instructor (ELT, Conversational English)
Work Type
Full Time / Entry Level
¥290,000 / Month


  • English: Native level
  • Must currently reside in Japan
  • Have experience teaching young learners at Japanese junior high schools
  • Visa sponsorship available


Berlitz Japan has an opening to teach at a private Junior High School in Nara for the 2020/2021 school year.

The following position is available:

A Physical Education (P.E.) instructor.

This is a Full-Time position that pays ¥290,000 per month for working 40 hours per week (including lunch break) plus a completion bonus paid at the end of the contract.

Fringe benefits include paid vacation, paid sick days, paid personal days, commutation costs, social insurance and more.

Actual classroom teaching time will average 16 ~ 20 classes (50-min) per week with remaining time spent planning lessons, attending meetings, participating in school activities and doing administrative work.

Please note this is NOT an ALT position.

Qualification Requirements:

We are looking for instructors who:

*are native English speakers
*have a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree
*have experience teaching at Japanese junior high schools
*are already residing in the Kansai area
*have a current valid visa that permits work in Japan
*can commit to the entire 2020/2021 school year (March 18, 2020 to March 17, 2021)
*can communicate using at least basic-level Japanese (higher proficiency level preferred)
*can prepare a 10-min demonstration lesson for the interview (dependent upon the position they are applying for e.g. a Physical Education lesson for the P. E. instructor position, etc.)
*are flexible, dynamic, mature and professional
*are responsive to constructive criticism
*are able to accept responsibility and work well with others
*are culturally sensitive and have excellent organizational and communication skills
*have good computer skills
*are able to operate both independently as well as with others.

Key Tasks and Activities:
*Fully implement classes in accordance with the Physical Education Curriculum.
*Plan and deliver lessons that meet the needs of all students in the class.
*Keep accurate records of attendance and student progress.
*Participation in and planning of some club activities in the school.
*Participation in school events (e.g. school festivals, opening ceremony, Open School days)
*Monitor and assess own performance and take a proactive approach to professional development.
*Communicate and collaborate with other departmental teachers.
*Supplementary tasks such as helping with English essay corrections, events, sign-up courses.
*Help and support with other Berlitz work-related activities and classes (including English instruction).

Visa/Residence Requirements:
Only domestic applications from those already residing in the Kansai area and available for in-person interviews will be considered.

Applications from outside Japan will NOT be considered.

The deadline for applications is 6:00pm, Friday, February 21st, 2020. Interviews will be held at our West Japan Regional Office in Namba, Osaka.

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

This job is no longer available.

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