Overview

We are now recruiting instructors for the Spring 2017 term.
About Westgate:
We have been providing conversation-based practical English lessons since 1983 and hire over 320 instructors every year.
Westgate is a major force in shaping the future of Japanese education.
We are a gateway to career development for highly motivated professional English instructors around the world.
Find out more about Westgate and apply at http://www.westgate.co.jp/application/ !
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We are also looking for candidates with the following background and experience:
– Master’s degree or higher
– Total 3 years or more (or at least 6 or more terms/semesters) experience in teaching university/community college (all subjects).
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1) PROGRAM INFORMATION:
We are seeking highly motivated educators to teach at a Japanese university. This unique opportunity is for bright teachers eager to enrich their teaching skills while realizing the dream of exploring a foreign country.
2) QUALIFICATIONS:
– Native speaker of English with a passport from one of the following English-speaking countries; USA, the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, Ireland, or New Zealand.
– University graduate with a bachelor’s and/or more advanced degree and one of the following:
a) actual EFL/ESL classroom teaching experience along with EFL/ESL teaching certificate and/or elementary/primary/secondary teaching credentials/qualifications
b) 1000+ hours of actual EFL/ESL classroom teaching experience in lieu of teaching certificates or credentials/qualifications
* No Japanese language ability is required.
3) CONTRACT PERIOD:
– SPRING TERM — April / May to July (approx. 3 to 4 months)
– FALL TERM — September to December / January (approx. 3 to 5 months)
4) LOCATION:
Tokyo, Kanagawa, Chiba, Saitama, and Aichi
5) COMPENSATION:
– 260,000 yen per month for those with less than 499 hours of actual classroom teaching experience and a teaching certificate or credentials/qualifications
– 275,000 yen per month or more for those with 500+ hours of actual classroom teaching experience and a teaching certificate or credentials/qualifications, or 1000+ hours of actual classroom teaching experience in lieu of teaching certificates or credentials/qualifications
6) OTHER:
– HOUSING is provided. We will arrange a furnished single apartment with a rental fee of 81,000 yen per month (utilities and maintenance fees included).
– FLIGHT REIMBURSEMENT in an amount of up to 1200 USD is offered for those coming from overseas.
– WORKING VISA SPONSORSHIP is available.
– RENEWABLE contract.
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Please visit our website and fill out the online application form. There you will find more program information and any conditions that apply. Although it takes a few moments to complete the application form, you will find it worthwhile. Entering your information into our database streamlines the application process: http://www.westgate.co.jp/application/