Freelance English Instructors (Tokyo / Kanagawa / Chiba / Saitama)

7ACT Co., Ltd.

Job Overview

  • 採用企業タイプ 人材紹介・派遣・委託
  • 業種 教育 / 講師
  • Salary ¥3,000 - ¥7,000 / 時間 (Compensation depends on contract terms and requirements.)
  • 英語レベル 母国語レベル
  • 日本語レベル 特に必要無し
  • 国内の応募者に限定? 国内在住応募者のみ
  • ビザスポンサーシップ 条件により更新可能


Position: Independent Freelance English Instructor

Location: Various Opportunities Available

Type: Freelance/Contract



We are currently seeking dynamic and self-motivated Independent Freelance English Instructors to join our diverse team of educators. As a freelance instructor with our organization, you will have the opportunity to contribute to a range of educational programs, teaching learners of different ages and backgrounds in a variety of settings.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver high-quality, engaging English language instruction in a variety of formats, including online, one-on-one, and small group settings.
  • Tailor lesson plans and instructional materials to meet the unique needs and objectives of each assignment.
  • Provide constructive feedback to learners to facilitate language improvement and confidence building.
  • Manage scheduling and logistics independently, ensuring a professional and timely service.
  • Collaborate with our team to identify new teaching opportunities and develop innovative instructional strategies.


Who we are: 

At 7ACT, we're dedicated to dynamic and enriching educational experiences. As a freelance instructor, you'll inspire learners with your expertise, enjoying the flexibility to tailor your schedule and the fulfillment of making a difference. Our roles, ranging from corporate training to personalized sessions, offer creativity and the chance to impact diverse learning journeys. You'll craft engaging lessons, guide progress, and collaborate with a supportive team, shaping a positive learning environment.

Types of opportunities include but are not limited to:

  • Kindergarten Instruction: This role involves teaching both large and smaller kindergarten groups and facilitating after-school sessions. It offers an opportunity to contribute to young learners' English language development.   Preference will be given to instructors with relative experience in the field.
  • Home-based Tutoring: Individuals interested in providing personalized English lessons, often in students' homes, will find this role appealing. Occasional requests for subjects such as mathematics, science, and history may arise, with students ranging from elementary school to adults.
  • English Camps: These immersive teaching experiences vary in duration from 1 to 5 days. English Camps provide both independent and collaborative teaching opportunities to a diverse group of students, spanning from elementary school to university levels.
  • Private One-on-One "Café" Lessons: Conducted in public settings like cafes, parks, or restaurants, these lessons offer flexibility and customization. This setting allows for tailored instruction, meeting the unique needs and preferences of individual learners.
  • Corporate Training: Available in both online and in-person formats, corporate lessons are centered around goal-oriented subjects. Topics may include pre-departure preparation, presentation training, and hospitality seminars, among others. These sessions are typically conducted in a group setting, catering to professionals seeking to enhance their skills and knowledge.  Preference will be given to instructors who possess a strong background and expertise in the respective field, ensuring that learners receive valuable and relevant insights during their corporate training sessions.

Why Join Us?

  • Flexibility to choose your assignments and manage your schedule.
  • Access to a diverse range of teaching opportunities.
  • Autonomy in lesson planning and teaching style.
  • Competitive compensation rates.

Ideal Candidate Profile:

  • Native-level English proficiency or equivalent.
  • Strong background in English language teaching, TEFL, TESOL, or related certification preferred.
  • Proven ability to design and implement effective and engaging lesson plans.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a passion for teaching and learning.
  • Flexible, adaptable, and able to thrive in a variety of teaching environments.
  • Current residency in Japan with a valid working visa.


Our compensation starts at 3000 yen per hour and can increase based on the instructor's experience, the complexity of the contract, and the specific demands of the role, with detailed information provided in each job offer.


Application Process:

Follow these steps to apply:

  • Document Submission: Attach your updated resume, or its equivalent, along with any relevant teaching certifications you hold.
  • Application Review: Our team will carefully assess your application and qualifications. If shortlisted, you can expect to hear from us within 10 business days for the next phase.
  • Online Interview: Successful candidates from the initial screening will be invited to participate in an online interview. All online interviews will take place on ZOOM.

For any inquiries or assistance during the application process, please reach out to us via the message system here on Jobs in Japan.

We appreciate your interest in becoming part of our team and look forward to learning more about you.




Established in 2000, 7ACT is a lead... 7ACT Co., Ltd.


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