Are you passionate about teaching English and shaping the minds of future global citizens? SevenSeas English Academy is seeking talented and motivated teachers to join our dynamic team.

SevenSeas English Academy
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Job Overview

  • Employer Type Direct Hire
  • Industry Education / Teaching, Service Industry, Tourism / Travel / Hospitality
  • Salary ¥1,700 - ¥3,000 / Lesson
  • English Level Native level
  • Japanese Level Not necessary
  • Restricted to Domestic Applicants? Japan only
  • Visa Sponsorship Future possibility / Renewal

Job Requirements

Holding a valid working visa with any of the following conditions:

A: Japanese National
B: Permanent Resident
C: Spouse or Child of Japanese National
D: Engineer / Specialist in Humanities / International Services (It must be valid for a minimum of 1 year after the contract signing.)

・Resume/CV (Must include your academic record, career history and a recent portrait photo)
・English as their mother tongue ( Only first-language English speakers will be considered for this position.)
・Bachelor’s degree

Job Description

SSEA is an ideal workplace if you are willing to: develop a long-term career in Japan at an innovative company with a good work-life balance; establish a good rapport with both our diverse employees and our Japanese students; and contribute to an international community by helping English learners with sincerity and enthusiasm.

Since half of the employees, including some executive members, directors and managers are native English speakers, we highly value a global mindset. We always keep our working environment comfortable, fair and friendly for each and every member regardless of nationality.

Our company has been expanding rapidly over the past few years, and we are looking to welcome new members with extraordinary talent and expertise to help us grow even bigger. We are aiming to extend our business beyond English teaching and make major changes in the English education system and working environment in Japan, so if you are eager to work with us towards a better world, we are waiting for your applications!

Features of our school:

  • Close-knit relationships and cooperation among all members
  • Relaxed attire regulation (Suits and ties are not required.)
  • Everybody is respected as an individual and is never treated as disposable
  • No micromanagement
  • Competitive pay
  • Moderate working hours (About 7 hours a day, overtime work is rare)
  • Plenty of holidays (125 days annually plus paid vacation/sick leave)
  • 3 long holidays (GW, summer and winter)
  • No split shifts (Off on Sundays and Mondays)
  • Paid training provided when necessary
  • Stable and predictable income
  • Generous promotion opportunities
  • Health insurance and pension provided to full-time employees
  • Commute reimbursement (Up to 800 yen per day)


Most instructors at SSEA earn between JPY 190,000 to JPY 240,000(depending on a full-time/part-time basis) on average once their schedule becomes stable.

  • 1,700-3,000 yen per class
  • Full-Time: 37.5 working hours per week
  • Part-Time: 25-27 classes per week
  • *2,000 yen per class on average

Examples from our instructors, managers, directors and executives

  • Instructors : 190,000~240,000 yen a month
  • Managers : 220,000~280,000 yen a month
  • Directors : 250,000~320,000 yen a month
  • Executives : Not limited by a ceiling (According to the business growth.)

Contract Hours

Full-Time: Tuesday to Friday 12:45pm to 8:45pm (occasionally 11:45am to 9:45pm)

Saturday: 8:45am – 4:45pm (with an hour lunch break, occasionally to 5:45pm)

Part-Time: Tuesday to Friday 15:45pm to 8:45pm (occasionally to 9:45pm)

Saturday: 8:45am – 4:45pm (with an hour lunch break, occasionally to 5:45pm)

*We set a 15 min. gap between classes, and assign up to 5 classes in a row, up to 7 classes a day, to take care of our instructors and provide them with a good break to refresh.

All of our schools are located in the Nerima-Ward of Tokyo.

Before you submit a resume, please visit our website to learn more about our school:

It is you who will establish our future, and we look forward to welcoming you as the newest member of the SSEA family!


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Japan, Tokyo, 練馬区田柄2−32−21

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SevenSeas English Academy is a rapidly growing English conversation school located in Nerima Ward, Tokyo currently with 4 branches. They are all 1 minute walk from Chikatetsu-Akatsuka station and Hikawadai station of Yurakucho and Fukutoshin... read more about SevenSeas English Academy
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Tokyo Office
C/O Global Village Media
1-7-20-B2 Yaesu, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
[email protected]