Recruiting Navtive English Speaking Teacher

We are recruiting native English speaking English teachers with experience teaching kinder, elementary and junior high school age children. Before applying,  we  would like to give you, as a prospective applicant and overview to assist in making an informed decision on whether PlayEng Village is the right choice for you. Following are some details about the school, the city and the application requirements.

<<about the school>>

PlayEng Village English school is newly opened on Dec. 1st, 2020 and is a small sized school located very close to Hamura station (about 5 minutes walking) in Hamura city. We have three classrooms, and each classroom has a capacity of up to six students (with current precautions taken during corona virus). We teach English, mostly focusing on English conversation and phonics. We also teach preparation for English examinations such as Eiken and TOEFL. The students’ ages range from preschool to 15th grade at this point; however, we are aiming to teach English to adults in the near future. We also would like to offer a class for preparation for students wanting to study overseas to enter language schools, college or university. Our staff is very team-oriented and friendly and takes a keen interest in finding ways to grow together.

=Application Requirements=

Resume and  teaching certification(s) if applicable
Letter of introduction
Appropriate visa status required (or SOFA status)

Part-time English instructor

Teaching English conversation and phonics, preparing lesson materials and planning, classroom management, writing reports of the lessons and the students, to help plan seasonal events such as Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas (we also have seasonal classes during the spring and summer breaks).

Ideal Candidate

English native speaker and experience with teaching.
Good computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Must currently reside in Japan and have appropriate visa status (or have SOFA status).
Have a positive attitude and passion for teaching English to children.
Creative in finding new ways to teach English to children.
Flexible ideas to deal with children.
Can cooperate and help other teachers and staff
Has a sense of responsibility.

Working Hours
Tuesday-Saturday 15:00 to 21:00 (at least twice a week, and hours can be negotiated).
Sunday, Monday, national holidays, summer and New Year holiday. Other school closure dates.
Working address and access
4-6-6 2F Gonokami, Hamura City, Tokyo
Access: 5 minutes by walking from the East exit of JR Hamura station.

Selection process
  1. Document Screening
  2. Interview
  3. Second interview and demo lesson

 If interested please contact Mr. Akira Keally at