English Through Drama - Saturday Classes (¥15,000 min)

ESL / EFL teacher wanted by Model Language Studio First work day: 2019-03-26
Native-level speakers
0 years (beginners, too)
No degrees expected
Simple as that...teaching English language and culture by utilising a combination of language teaching skills, coupled with theatre/acting techniques...all culminating with your students going up on stage! A fun challenge for sure!

Job details


ESL / EFL teacher

Work hours:


Student type:

1-5 years , 6-10 years , 11-14 years , 15-18 years

Group size:

6-10 , 11-20

Contract term:

7-12 months

Contract type:

Work as employee

Institution type:

Language school

School authority:



DRAMA: Ready to produce Play Presentations with your students!?!
TEACHING EXPERIENCE: Preferably with younger learners.
ENGLISH SKILLS: 100% native level speakers only.
VISA STATUS: Hold a current valid working visa.
TRAINING STARTS: March 26th (up to 10 days)
CLASSES START: April 13th (40 per school year)
COMMITMENT: Through to March 14th 2020.


CLASS TIMES: Average start/end times 10:00/18:30
SALARY: ¥3,000 p/h (min. ¥15,000)
SCHEDULE: Saturdays x40 in a school year
CLASS SIZE: Average 6 / 12 max.
STUDENT AGES: 1 to 15 years old
TRANSPORTATION: To/from work fully reimbursed

This position will be a combination of teaching at our studios across Tokyo, and working behind the scenes at the Minami Shinjuku Head Office, when no substitute teaching is required.

Successful candidates will receive comprehensive and paid training (up to 10 days, dependent on your availability)...so you are not just thrown in at the deep end! There are also paid training and support meetings every Friday morning throughout the entire year for all 1st Year instructors...so we do not abandon you either! The curriculum is set, established and effective.

OVER TO YOU! If you believe that you are what we are looking, please forward your up to date resume, a cover letter explaining why you think you would excel at MLS and a recent picture of yourself smiling and looking like a fun person to work with!

PLEASE NOTE: we will only be responding to candidates we wish to meet. Interview sessions will be held at our Yoyogi studios, or Minami Shinjuku Head Office. For more details about the Drama Method and what is happening at MLS, please visit the Company website.

Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan

Who we are looking for

  1. Language proficiency

    Native-level speakers

  2. Experience

    0 years (beginners, too)

    (Teaching experience with young learners is preferred.)

  3. Qualification

    No degrees expected

  4. Japanese Language Requirement: Not necessary
  5. Restricted to Domestic Applicants?: Japan only
  6. Hold a current valid working visa.

What we offer

  1. ¥3,000 per hour

Shibuya, Japan

Job location

Model Language Studio

About the employer

MLS was founded in 1974 and our instructors teach via our unique, "English Through Drama" method...fun for students AND teachers! Our client base ranges from children to adults, and international corporate companies to world-renown actors and singers. Our 30 schools are situated close to mainline stations within West Tokyo, Saitama, Yokohama, Kanagawa and Chiba...no teaching in a cubical or need to wear a suit!


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