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English Teacher Needed in Takayama City - JAPAN

Takayama City, Gifu, Japan
Posted by: Let's Takayama
Contact: [email protected]

Let's Takayama is looking for a full-time, native-level English teacher for its school in the beautiful Japan Alps.

* Please note: Due to Japan's strict entry requirements during the COVID-19 pandemic, this position is ONLY FOR APPLICANTS CURRENTLY RESIDING IN JAPAN. *

  • Positions: English Conversation Teacher
  • Location: Takayama City, Gifu prefecture, central Japan. Takayama is approximately 2, 4 and 5 hours by train from Nagoya, Osaka and Tokyo respectively.
  • Contract: One year, renewable, commencing mid-March 2022.
  • Training: Provided
  • Compensation: 260,000 JPY per month
  • Hours: 70-90 hours per month
  • Holidays: Approximately 8 weeks per year
  • Visa: Sponsorship provided
  • Apartment: 2 bedrooms, furnished. Rent: 65,000 JPY per month. 2 minutes walk from the school
  • Car: Provided at a cost of 10,000 JPY per month for insurance, maintenance, etc.
  • Other: Assistance provided for insurance, banking, etc.


  • Must be currently living in Japan.
  • Must have native-level English, preferably with the experience of living in an English-speaking country.
  • Must have completed a three or four-year Bachelor's degree.
  • Certification in TESOL or equivalent is recommended, but not necessary.
  • Experience in teaching, working with children, or the hospitality industry is a plus.
  • Should be well-spoken and easy to understand.
  • Japanese language ability is not required.

For a full job description, please read the following:


Thank you for your interest!

If you satisfy the above requirements, please send a brief cover letter, resumes with references, and a recent photo to Nick Ramsay at: [email protected]

To apply, email [email protected]

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