A private secondary school in Tsuchiura, Ibaraki is hiring a full-time English Communication Teacher for SY 2019-2020. We seek candidates who are flexible, highly motivated, and who will demand excellence from themselves and their students.
This full-time position is from April 1st 2019, and is for a period of one year, renewable based on performance.
Responsibilities include teaching English Communication classes (16 class hours/week), developing teaching materials and lessons plans, coaching for in-school and interscholastic competitions, and preparing for EIKEN, TOEFL and IELTS tests. Teachers are also required to attend meetings, assist in school events and activities (including overseas and domestic trips), and cooperate with the school's PR department in various school promotion activities.
Working hours are from 8:30AM - 4:30PM, Mondays to Fridays, and 8:30AM-2PM every other Saturday.
Benefits include transportation allowance, medical insurance, public pension system, unemployment insurance, workers compensation insurance, visa sponsorship. Teachers are also entitled annually to 20 paid holidays, 10 paid study holidays (during summer vacation), and 10 year-end/new year paid holidays.
a. Must have native-level English proficiency.
b. Must have earned a degree and acquired relevant certification
c. Must have experience teaching in a junior or senior high school in Japan
d. Must be able to work well with a team