Hourly Paid Teacher of English, Young Learners (part-time), Japan (JPN-T-3008)
Region
East Asia
Country / Territory
Japan
Location
Tokyo
Department
Teaching Centres
Job Category
Teacher
Pay Band
Teacher
Vacancy Description
Location: Tokyo, Japan | Salary: Pay band - Teacher | Start Date: April 2020
 
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Hourly Paid Teacher of English, Young Learners (part-time), Japan (JPN-T-3008)

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT/TEAM

The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.

 

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING AND WHY
We are recruiting for highly motivated, flexible and customer-oriented EFL teachers to teach elementary school students and/or junior high school students and/or senior high school students at our Iidabashi Teaching Centre from April 2020.

Classes for junior high school and senior high school students will be weekly on Saturday evenings from 5.30pm to 8.30pm.

Classes for elementary school students will be weekly on Sunday mornings and/or afternoons (9.00am to 12.00pm and/or 1.30pm to 4.30pm).

Teachers will be asked to commit for at least one 15-week term

Note: This is an Hourly Paid role as such, candidate should have a pre-existing right to work in Japan. These roles are only open to applicants who currently have permission to live and work in Japan.

Please note that if your current working visa is under the ‘Other’ category (e.g. Professor, Instructor, Artist) you will need to apply for a new visa under the category (Engineer / Specialist in Humanities / International Services).

 

WHAT IS INTERESTING ABOUT IT
You can take pride in the fact that you will be part of a team that enables the British Council to meet its objectives and gives all our customers an exceptional experience.

 

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
You need to have an undergraduate degree (any discipline), be qualified to at least certificate level or preferably diploma level (i.e. CELTA or DELTA or equivalent) and have 2 or more years of teaching experience, gained through teaching relevant levels and age groups. Young Learner qualifications (e.g. TYLEC, YL extension to CELTA, PGCE or equivalent) are desirable. 

 

Our work makes a lasting difference by building more inclusive societies and supporting people’s prospects.

Together, we can do more.


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ABOUT THE BRITISH COUNCIL

The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.

We work with over 100 countries across the world in the fields of arts and culture, English language, education and civil society. Last year we reached over 80 million people directly and 791 million people overall including online, broadcasts and publications. Founded in 1934, we are a UK charity governed by Royal Charter and a UK public body.

Valuing diversity is essential to the British Council’s work. We aim to abide by and promote equality legislation by following both the letter and the spirit of it to try and avoid unjustified discrimination, recognizing discrimination as a barrier to equality of opportunity, inclusion and human rights.

 

All staff worldwide is required to ensure their behavior is consistent with our policies.

 

The British Council is a full member of Keeping Children Safe (KCS) and has achieved level 1 child safe certification. We believe that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, UNCRC, 1989 and that every child matters - everywhere in the world. In line with the British Council's Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks including criminal record checks, in line with legal requirements.