Weekend English Instructors

OneUP English School

Job Overview

  • Employer Type Direct Hire
  • Industry Education / Teaching
  • Salary ¥4,000 ~ ¥12,000 / Day
  • English Level Native level
  • Japanese Level Not necessary
  • Restricted to Domestic Applicants? Japan only
  • Visa Sponsorship Yes

Job Requirements

  • At least 1 year teaching experience
  • Currently reside in the Kanto area (Tokoyo, Kanagawa, Saitama, Chiba)
  • Valid working visa
  • Native English speaker
  • Available to work on Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to 7pm.                                (Minimum: four times a month on Saturdays and Sundays)
  • Available to attend a paid three-day instructor training course preferably on weekdays      (Due to this being a weekend position we can be a somewhat flexible on the days and times training can be conduct as long as the total number of allotted training hours are completed.)
  • A local telephone number where you can be contacted
  • Professional attitude
  • Punctuality
  • Interest in learning about Japanese culture and the language

Job Description

We are currently looking for instructors who can work on Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to 7pm at all of school branches, especially our Yokohama branch. However, we also have a need for instructors on weekday evenings. We teach one-on-one lessons both in person and online. Everything necessary for conducting lessons is provided by the company.

We are enforcing strict Covid-19 policies and procedures to ensure the safety of our instructors, staff and clients, including a mandatory mask rule for anyone on our schools' premises. Anyone not wearing a mask upon arrival will not receive an interview.

Business Hours
Shinjuku School 12pm –  9pm
Shinagawa School  1pm – 10pm
Ginza School 12pm –  9pm
Ebisu School 12pm –  9pm
Yokohama School 12pm –  9pm

Weekends & National Holidays All schools
10am – 7pm 

This position would be best suited for individuals looking to secure an extra source of income.

Most of the hours that will be available are on weekday evenings and weekends.

Job description
・Conduct one-on-one lessons using our original educational materials (provided)
・Provide honest constructive feedback to aid in student improvement
・Regularly assess and report student progress
・Work with our Japanese staff to create a tailor-made curriculum for each student
・General office duties
・There are also opportunities to design and create our original educational materials

・Earnings potential of ¥4,000-¥10,000 on weekdays and ¥6,000-¥12,000 on weekends depending on hours worked. Salary is on a 'per lesson' basis and therefore will depend on the number of lessons available as well as your own schedule availability.

*Our bonus systems could increase the potential earnings stated above.

・Monthly early arrival / preparation bonus system
10 days early: 5,000 yen bonus
15 days early: 7,500 yen bonus
20 days early: 10,000 yen bonus
25 days early: 12,500 yen bonus

・Weekend shift bonus of up to ¥5,000 per month
・Transportation allowance of up to ¥20,000 per month (Max. ¥1,500 per day)
・Initial paid three-day instructor training course, followed by ongoing training

・Free Japanese language classes are provided as part of our benefit package.
-Lessons are group lessons split into two levels conducted every two weeks.
-Beginner level Japanese learners are welcome!
-People who are eager to study Japanese further are also welcome!
(currently suspended due to the pandemic)

・Company events with our clients: Christmas party, Cherry blossom night viewing,
Summer barbecue and Sports Day
(currently suspended due to the pandemic)

・ Regular instructor appreciation parties (Only for instructors and office staff)
(currently suspended due to the pandemic)

・We conduct company outings to learn about Japanese culture. (Only for instructors and office staff)
Eg. Trips to traditional places to broaden our knowledge and foster team building. Past outings have included going to Kamakura and Enoshima, climbing Mount Fuji, dining at Gonpachi aka The Kill Bill restaurant and much, much more.
(currently suspended due to the pandemic)

We regret that only those considered for a personal interview will be contacted.

Thank you for your consideration.

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Ebisu, Shinjuku, Ginza, Shinagawa and Yokohama

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Company Profile

OneUP English School instructors provide individually tailored one-on-one lessons to our clients at one of our six school locations. We believe our tailor-made one-on-one style lessons provide our clients with individual attention and allows us to focus on their personal... read more about OneUP English School
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Contact Us

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