By ABC Plus
We currently looking for qualified teachers to work at ABC Plus English School in Nagoya, Japan.
We are accepting both domestic and overseas applications.
Basic Job Requirements:
(A) Necessary Requirements
ABC Plus only accepts complete application packages, which are submitted by e-mail from applicants who meet the following requirements:
a native English speaker
have the minimum of a 3-year college/university degree
(B) Preferred Requirements
Applicants that meet one or more of the following are preferred:
is trustworthy, flexible, and positive
is hardworking, self-motivated, and disciplined
enjoys teaching a wide range of students from preschool to adults
has experience leading groups of school-aged children
is able to plan engaging and effective lessons for a variety of class types
has a valid driver's license
has studied at a Japanese university as an exchange student
has experience living overseas for 1 year or more
has one year of full-time ESL teaching
has three years of consistent teaching experience in a public or private school
has a TESOL/TEFL/CELTA certification from within the last six months
has a basic understanding of written and spoken Japanese
is considerate of cultural barriers and has a genuine interest in Japanese culture
Teachers are scheduled to work 8 hour shifts either Monday - Friday or Tuesday - Saturday. (A typical working shift runs from 1:00 pm until 9:30 pm, or from 9:30 am until 6:30 pm, including a break.) These schedules are set and will not change from week to week.
Full time teachers will work at both our Midori and Tenpaku locations. On days which you have to commute to our Tenpaku school, you will still report to the main location and the school will cover all transportation costs from there.
Within a week, teachers will teach an average of 25 classes, with each class usually lasting 45-50 minutes. The students range in age from as young as 2 years old to adults, with the majority of the students being children. Classes will have a maximum of 6 students.
As a teacher at ABC Plus, your responsibility will include, but are not limited to:
designing both engaging and detailed lesson plans for each class weekly.
choosing class topics, children's songs and crafts, choosing appropriate textbooks, creating games which are age appropriate and relevant to the class topics.
conducting class in a professional, organized and engaging manner.
teaching demonstration lessons and allowing potential students to observe existing classes.
giving an explanation of what was covered in class to parents.
keeping records of each students' progress and writing biannual progress reports.
participating in ABC Plus Events, such as local excursions and holiday parties for students.
attending weekly staff meetings and participating in continued staff development.
During each workday, teachers are typically scheduled around 3 hours of planning time in which they will be expected to thoroughly prepare their lessons ahead of time.
Each teacher will have their own desk in a shared office space.