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Full-Time Lead Teacher of English The British Council is currently recruiting for a Full-Time Lead Teacher of English to work on a British Council project at a prestigious elementary school in the Yokohama area. We welcome teachers who want to develop themselves through our induction and in-service training programme. ROLE OVERVIEW The British Council Teaching Centre is looking for a qualified and experienced Schools teacher to join our large and dynamic team. This is an exciting opportunity to lead and further develop the British Council’s pioneering Four Skills Young Learner English language programme in a prestigious private Elementary school in the Yokohama area. The post-holder will be fully responsible for curriculum design, lesson planning and delivery, and assessment of learning outcomes. This post will suit a highly motivated schools and young learner specialist. To apply for this position, you must be willing and available to teach on a Monday to Friday working pattern. Applicants must be expert speakers of English with a bachelor’s degree and a working visa. Applicants should have significant experience of teaching English to pupils in a Japanese school environment (preferably at Elementary school level), and of curriculum development and materials creation. Applicants should also have Japanese ability in reading and speaking equivalent to JLPT2. We are ideally also seeking applicants who possess the Cambridge CELTA, CELTYL or Trinity Certificate TEFL and have at least two years full-time post-qualification teaching experience. It is also desirable that applicants hold further qualifications in the TESOL field, such as an MA, the Cambridge DELTA or Trinity Diploma and/or the CELTA Young Learner Extension or TYLEC. LOCATION: Yokohama SALARY: Minimum of 390,000 yen per month plus annual bonus START DATE: April 1, 2015 INTERVIEW: Interviews will be held in our Tokyo office in in the first two weeks of February 2015. Applicants are required to bring the following documents to the interview: · A copy of both sides of your Residence (Alien Registration) Card · A copy of your visa (Alien Registration Card holder only) · A copy of CELTA / DELTA or other teaching qualification certificates · A copy of your university degree certificate HOW TO APPLY STEP 1 Go to the following link to download an application pack, which contains a role profile and information on required skills and behaviours http://www.britishcouncil.jp/en/about/jobs/full-time-lead-teacher-english STEP 2 Please visit British Council Jobs to apply online: http://bit.ly/1AE0Hyi If it is your first time applying, the system will prompt you to create a user account. APPLICATION DEADLINE Applications must arrive no later than 08:59 Japan time on 2 February 2015. We regret that only short-listed applicants will be contacted. We would however like to take this opportunity to thank all those expressing an interest in working for the British Council. In order to be fair to all candidates, we are unable to accept enquiries concerning this recruitment. The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and is keen to reflect diversity of UK society at every level within the organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. In line with the British Council’s Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks. In the UK, and in other countries where appropriate systems exist, these include criminal records checks.
Part-time English instructor positions in Summer 2015 intensive course, International University of Japan, Niigata
Positions in a SUMMER 2015 Intensive English Program Minamiuonuma-shi, Niigata-ken Position: The International University of Japan in Niigata-ken is looking for temporary English Language Instructors to teach in its summer Intensive English Program for graduate level students from Japan and several other countries. The contract length will be nine weeks: one week orientation & de-briefing and eight weeks teaching. There is also a possibility that shorter five-week contact positions will become available. The FULL nine-week contract runs JULY 8 through SEPTEMBER 8, 2015: one week orientation & debriefing and 8 weeks teaching. The SHORT five-week contract runs JULY 8 through AUGUST 12, 2015. Qualifications: MA or equivalent in TESL/TEFL or related field and two-years experience teaching EFL/ESL at tertiary level. Experience with (1) intermediate students and intensive programs and with (2) teaching academic writing, oral presentations, & academic discussion skills is highly desirable. Experience of working in (3) coordinated academic programs would be helpful. Basic computer literacy and familiarity with Windows environments required. Duties: Teach intermediate-level students up to 16 hrs/wk; assist in testing & materials preparation; attend meetings; write short student reports; participate in extra-curricular activities. Salary: ¥975,000 gross for the nine-week contract; ¥487,500 gross for the five-week contract. Benefits: Free accommodation provided on or near the campus. Transportation costs refunded soon after arrival. No health insurance provided. Location: Minami Uonuma-shi, Niigata prefecture, (a mountainous region about ninety minutes by train from Tokyo). Application materials: Submit by e-mail attachment (1) a current CV, (2) a short cover letter, and (3) a passport type photo. Please use WORD for Windows for (1) & (2). e-mail <email@example.com> Deadlines: Please send application materials to the following program contact address. The deadline is ongoing. Selected applicants will be offered interviews in Tokyo or on campus at mutually convenient dates. Program Contact Address: Ms. Noriko Takahashi,Summer Programs Administrative Coordinator, International University of Japan, Minami Uonuma-shi, Niigata-ken, 949-7277; e-mail <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Fax: 0257-79-1187.
Full-time, limited-term contract position for Instructor of English as a Foreign Language at Kwansei Gakuin University, Nishinomiya, Japan.
POSITION FOR INSTRUCTOR OF ENGLISH AS A FOREIGN LANGUAGE (April. 2015) The Language Center in the Organization for Academic Affairs, Kwansei Gakuin University, invites applications for one full-time position (one-year contract renewable for up to four years total by mutual agreement) of Instructor of English as a Foreign/Second Language (IEFL) to teach in undergraduate and graduate courses starting in April 2015. Applicants should have a Master’s degree in TESOL or Applied Linguistics, as well as relevant teaching experience. Native/Near-native speaker competence in English is required and fluency in Japanese preferable. Interested applicants should send the following documents by registered post to arrive by February 9th, 2015. E-mail submissions will not be accepted. 1) A resume/CV 2) A list of publications and presentations with an abstract (100 to 150 words) for each of them 3) At least one letter of recommendation 4) A copy of the applicant’s diploma 5) A written statement of the applicant’s views on teaching and career objectives (500-800 words) 6) Copies of two major research articles published in academic journals (three sets) Send the application package by registered mail to: IEFL Hiring Committee Language Center in the Organization for Academic Affairs Kwansei Gakuin University 1-1-155 Uegahara Nishinomiya 662-8501, Japan Please write “IEFL-April. 2015” on the envelope. Application materials will not be returned. Interview: Short-listed candidates will be invited for interviews held at Kwansei Gakuin University, Nishinomiya-Uegahara campus onFebruary 14th, 2015. Notes: * Finalists’ travel expenses and hotel stay for interviews will not be reimbursed. * Resumes and other materials will not be returned.
Hiroo Gakuen is currently looking for an English literature teacher for the academic year starting April, 2015. Full-time position for native-level English speaker to teach junior and senior high school students on our international course. Monday to Saturday. Qualified and experienced teacher currently in Japan with proper visa. Min. BA degree. Salary negotiable, paid holidays and benefits. Please email email@example.com for details
Full time or semi full-time teacher (not ALT) for IELTS and/or TOEFL iBT preparation courses in Tokyo area.
Internnational Language Centre are looking for Full-time or Semi full-time Native/Japanese English teachers for IELTS and/or TOEFL iBT Preparation courses as follows: 1) Private and/or Group lesson for IELTS and TOEFL iBT preparation courses starting 2014 April. Requirements: A teacher with a business background and/or previous minimum 2 years’ experience teaching courses in IELTS and/or TOEFL iBT Preparation. ・Candidates must currently live in the Kanto region of Japan. ・EFL qualifications and experience essential. ・Native speakers must have valid working visa ・Telephone inquiries will not be accepted. Resumes (or CVs) should be sent with a covering letter by email (firstname.lastname@example.org ) or FAX (03-3568-1774). ILC国際語学センターでは、IELTS対策、TOEFL iBT対策のフルタイム、またはセミフルタイムの教師を募集しています。 IELTS対策、TOEFL iBT対策の教授経験を少なくとも2年以上持っている方。カリキュラムやシラバス作成の経験がある方、オンライン教育にご興味のある方歓迎します。 応募方法 ・メール(email@example.com)もしくはFax (03-
KCJS Resident Director for study-abroad center at Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan (& Columbia University)
KCJS Resident Director Job Announcement The Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies (KCJS) seeks candidates for the position of Resident Director of its study-abroad center based on the campus of Doshisha University in Kyoto. KCJS is a consortium of fourteen universities administered by Columbia that offers academic year and summer programs. For additional background information, potential applicants should visit the websites www.kcjs.jp and www.kcjs.columbia.edu. Working closely with the KCJS Governing Board, Columbia University, and Doshisha University, the Resident Director is responsible for the continued development and oversight of the academic programs, student affairs, and administrative and financial management. The Resident Director supervises a full-time administrative staff that assists in all areas of program management, and teaches one course a semester during the academic year program. This is a one year position that begins on July 1, 2015, or a mutually agreeable date. The position may be filled at an assistant or associate professor level. The successful candidate will hold a non-tenured academic appointment in the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures at Columbia University through June 30, 2016. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in a Japan-related field and undergraduate teaching experience; language fluency in English and Japanese; Japanese cultural fluency; experience with American undergraduates at institutions similar to those in the KCJS consortium; administrative experience; and ability to undertake international travel. Experience with overseas study programs is preferred, but not required. All applicants must apply at Columbia's secure online site: academicjobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=60253 Applications will be reviewed beginning: January 23, 2015. The search will remain open until it is filled. Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Part-time position(s) at Aoyama Gakuin University (Sagamihara Campus), College of Science and Engineering
Part-time instructor positions at Aoyama Gakuin University (Sagamihara Campus), College of Science and Engineering Class meeting times: 2 classes on Mondays (Periods 1&2 : 9:00 to 12:30) 2 classes on Mondays (Period 1&3: 9:00-10:30 & 13:20-14:50) Language of Instruction: English Classes: English Core (Speaking & Listening/Speaking & Writing), Public Speaking Term of Employment: Starting April 1st, 2015 Salary and benefits: Aoyama Gakuin University is a well-paying private university. Paywill be in line with the university’s regulations and based on the successful applicant’s experience and the position to be filled. This matter will be explained at the time of the interviews.* Minimum Requirements: M.A. or Ph. D., 3 years or more teaching experience at university, Christian or good understanding of the Christian faith. Area of Specialty: TESOL, Linguistics, Communication, English or American Literature or other related fields Required Documents** 1. Resume (must include photo and email address) 2. List of presentations and publications 3. An essay on educational philosophy and future aspirations (in English, under 2 pages) 4. Copy of final diploma Deadline: January 20th ,2015 Send documents to: Aoyama Gakuin Univeristy College of Science and Engineering Attn: Prof. David W. Reedy 5-10-1, Fuchinobe, Chuo-ku, Sagamihara-shi, Kanagawa-ken 229-8558 042-759-6159
Part-time teaching positions available at The University of Electro-Communications Job Description: The English department of the University of Electro-Communications, a national university of science and engineering, Chofu, Tokyo, is seeking candidates for part-time teaching positions from April 1, 2015. The positions are renewable on a yearly basis upon mutual agreement. Job Details: Teach undergraduate English courses in Academic English for 2nd Years on Tuesdays, in the Spring (starting in April) and Fall (starting in October) semesters. In addition, part-time teachers are expected to work cooperatively in a coordinated English program and participate in faculty development activities. QUALIFICATIONS: (1) Completion of a Master’s degree in TESOL (preferred), or other relevant areas (2) Teaching experience at university or college (3) Publication of at least two academic papers (indicate whether they are refereed or not) (4) Advanced proficiency in English and ability to teach through English (5) Working proficiency in Japanese desirable SALARY AND BENEFITS: In accordance with the part-time teaching rate of the university. APPLICATION MATERIALS: (1) Statement of teaching philosophy within 1,000 words in English (2) Resume in English, detailing: Personal background information, qualifications, relevant work experience, presentations, publications or other academic research activities (3) Electronic copies of two refereed publications (4) Names and contact details of three referees SELECTION PROCESS: Short-listed candidates only will be contacted for an interview. CONTACT: Send application materials by email to Suwako Uehara at firstname.lastname@example.org. In the subject heading, please type “Application” followed by the applicant’s name. Deadline: Sunday, January 18, 2015 Website: http://www.uec.ac.jp
TOKYO: KOMAZAWA UNIVERSITY’s Faculty of Global Media Studies invites applications from English language education professionals for part-time adjunct positions (非常勤講師) beginning April 2015. Applicants will normally have an MA in TESOL or related field and a minimum of three publications. Please send your resume as a pdf file to <tashwell[at mark]komazawa-u.ac.jp> to arrive no later than January 26th 2015.
Full-time English Lecturer position at Japanese Coast Guard University, Kure, Hiroshima Pref., Japan
海上保安大学校教官公募 1. 職名及び員数 准教授または講師 1名 2. 専門分野 英語学、英語教育学、英米文学等の英語関連分野 3. 授業担当科目 基礎及び専門分野に関する「英語」 4. 応募資格及び条件 (1) 専門分野に関する博士の学位を有する者、あるいはそれに準ずる業績を有する者 (2) 日本国籍を有する者 (3) 海上保安大学校の教育方針を理解し、教育と研究に熱意を持っており、校務や社会貢献などにも積極的に取り組む者 (4) 大学等での英語教育経験（非常勤講師も含む）のある者 ※次のいずれかに該当する方は、応募資格がありません。 (1) 日本国籍を有しない者 (2) 国家公務員法（昭和22年法律第120号）第38条の規定により国家公務員になる ことが出来ない者 ・ 成年被後見人又は被保佐人 ・ 禁錮以上の刑に処せられ、その執行を終わるまで又は執行を受けることがなくなるまでの者 ・ 懲戒免職の処分を受け、当該処分の日から２年を経過しない者 ・ 日本国憲法施行の日以後において、日本国憲法又はその下に成立した政府を暴力で破壊することを主張する政党その他の団体を結成し、又はこれに加入した者 5. 応募期限 平成27年2月9日（月） 提出書類必着 6. 採用時期 平成27年4月1日付（予定） 7. 待 遇 国家公務員教育職（一）の俸給表適用 8. 提出書類 (1) 履歴書（写真貼付） (2) 研究業績リスト（著書、学術論文、その他に分類して記載） (3) 主要論文等の別刷及びそれらの日本語要旨（５編以内、コピー可） (4) 現在までの研究概要（A4用紙１枚程度、自由形式） (5) 本大学校での教育・研究等に対する抱負（A4用紙１枚程度、自由形式） (6) 健康診断書 （身長、体重、視力、聴力、血圧、胸部X線、心電図、尿検査について） (7) 推薦書１通、または応募者について照会できる方の氏名と連絡先 (8) TOEFL、TOEICのスコア証明書、もしくは実用英語技能検定試験の合格証明書 9. 選考方法 書類審査及び面接の２段階審査 10. 送付先 〒737-8512 広島県呉市若葉町５番１号 海上保安大学校 教務部長 井上正人 あて ※封書に「教官公募（英語担当教官）」と朱書きして書留で送付して下さい。 応募書類は原則として返却いたしません。 なお、応募書類は本選考以外に使用しません。 11. 問合せ先 海上保安大学校 教務部教務課 計画係長 松垣公徳 電話：0823-21-4961（代） 内線253 FAX：0823-20-0087 電子メール：email@example.com （参考） 本大学校は、海上保安庁の幹部職員として海上保安業務を遂行するために必要な学術及び技能を教授し、合わせて心身の鍛錬を図ることを目的として設置された、文部科学省の大学設置基準に準拠した海上保安庁の4年制教育機関です。学生には海上保安庁職員（国家公務員）としての身分が保障され、給与が支給されます。また、卒業時には大学評価・学位授与機構から学士の学位が授与されます。 このようなことから、教官方には本科の学生の教育のほか、専攻科、特修科、研修科の研修生の教育、留学生への講義、海上保安業務に関連する研究、海上保安庁の現場からの要請に基づく学術的な支援、体育活動や校内諸行事への支援、学生生活全般に対する指導などを、積極的に行っていただいております。 海上保安大学校ホームページ：http://www.jcga.ac.jp/