Opportunity for Freelance Instructors – Join Our Team

7ACT Co., Ltd.
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Job Overview

  • Employer Type Recruiter / Dispatch / Temp Agency
  • Industry Education / Teaching
  • Salary ¥3,000 - ¥4,600 / Hour (Hourly compensation is determined by the specific job requirements and complexity.)
  • English Level Native level
  • Japanese Level Not necessary
  • Restricted to Domestic Applicants? Japan only
  • Visa Sponsorship No

Job Requirements

Language Requirement: Applicants must be native-level English speakers or possess equivalent proficiency.

Residency: All applicants are required to currently reside in Japan.

Visa Status: Each applicant must hold a valid working VISA that allows employment in Japan.

Certificates and Qualifications: Some opportunities may require specific certificates or qualifications, such as TEFL, TESOL, or relevant subject-specific certifications or experience.

Job Description


7ACT is committed to delivering dynamic and enriching learning experiences to students across diverse fields. As a freelance instructor, you'll have the opportunity to share your expertise and inspire learners on their educational journey, while enjoying the flexibility to shape your schedule and embrace the joy of helping others succeed.

Each opportunity offers a unique blend of empowerment, creativity, and flexibility. From dynamic corporate lessons that enhance professional language skills to intimate one-on-one sessions that nurture individual growth, our freelance instructor roles span a wide range of opportunities. Whether you're drawn to teaching in a group setting, collaborating with corporations, or providing personalized guidance, you'll find a multitude of avenues to share your expertise and make an impact.

As a freelance instructor, you'll be responsible for crafting engaging lesson plans, providing expert guidance, and nurturing a supportive learning environment. Your role will involve assessing student progress, adapting teaching techniques, and fostering a positive rapport with learners. Collaborating with our team and staying up-to-date with educational trends will also be integral to your success.

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.


  • Customizable Schedule: Tailor your work hours to your preferences.
  • Location Freedom: Choose the area where you prefer to work.


We provide chances with compensation ranging from 3000 yen to 4600 yen per hour. Each assignment carries a distinct payment rate determined by factors such as location, student count, skill level, lesson duration, and curriculum intricacies that will be laid out in detail at the time of each offer.


Ready to take the next step in your freelance teaching journey? 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.

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.

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Company Information

Company Profile

Founded in 2000, 7ACT has become a frontrunner in the field of English education, offering outstanding English language teaching to learners across all age groups. We are dedicated to enabling students to achieve their utmost... read more about 7ACT Co., Ltd.
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Contact Us

Tokyo Office
C/O Global Village Media
1-7-20-B2 Yaesu, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
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