GWG Teachers – After School/Online Teacher- April Start

GWG Teachers

Job Overview

  • Employer Type Direct Hire
  • Industry Education / Teaching
  • Salary ¥2,300 - ¥2,500 / Hour (dependent on experience; plus transportation)
  • English Level Fluent
  • Japanese Level Not necessary
  • Restricted to Domestic Applicants? Japan only
  • Visa Sponsorship No

Job Requirements

  • ESL Teaching Experience
  • Classroom Teaching Experience in Japan
  • Native-like English ability
  • College Degree preferred
  • Valid working Visa required
  • Available weekday afternoons, 3pm~6pm for on-site; 3pm~9m
  • Available weekend mornings- 6am~1pm
  • For Online, overseas teachers welcome

Job Description

GWG Teachers is a growing and innovative company bringing the highest qualified teachers to the Japanese classroom.  Our teachers optimize their schedules by teaching between physical and virtual classrooms with opportunities to become a more effective teacher and advance in other areas.  We currently employ over 250 teachers in over 40 different locations around the Tokyo, Kanagawa, Chiba, Osaka areas as well as through our global-educational online platform with over 2500 students.  We are managed and led by a team of 10 experienced foreigners managers working to maintain teacher morale and progression.

After Schools:
Our After Schools are growing and launching new classes around the Tokyo, Kanagawa, Chiba, and Saitama areas.  We are looking for experienced and energetic teachers to lead our students in productive and fun classroom lessons.  Our classes encompass group, private, and academic lessons with a set curriculum as well as paid training and preparation.  Our lessons cover activity-based learning, speaking/listening, reading/writing using a variety of different programs.  All lesson plans and materials are provided.  Class sizes range from 5-10 students between the ages of 6-10.  Our teachers are expected to manage the classroom, teach the lessons in a fun and productive way, and assist students in their English learning.  We have a great team of teachers, managers, and developers and looking for more dynamic teachers to help grow our company!

  • Compensation: 2,300-2,500 yen per hour dependent on experience, plus transportation
  • Hiring for 15 new locations starting April 2023 with onboarding/training conducted in March
  • Various locations around Tokyo, Chiba, Kanagawa, Saitama
  • Various days/times during weekday afternoons between 3:00-7:00

Various School Locations:
-Ariake: Monday-Friday: 3:30-7:00
-Asagaya: Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 3:30-7:00
-Chuo-Rinkan: Monday-Friday: 3:30-6:30
-Ebisu: Monday-Friday: 4:00-7:00
-Fukasawa: Monday-Friday: 4:00-7:30
-Futakotamagawa: Wednesday/Friday- 3:30-6:30
-Kodaira: Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 3:30-6:30
-Ichigaya: Monday-Friday: 3:30-6:30
-Ikejiri: Monday-Friday: 3:30-7:00
-Jiyugaoka: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: 3:00-6:30
-Kokuryo: Thursda: 3:30-6:30
-Kokubunji: Monday, Tuesday: 3:00-6:00
-Komazawa: Monday-Thursday: 3:30-6:30
-Makuhari: Monday-Friday: 3:30-6:30
-Mejiro: Monday-Friday: 3:00-6:30
-Mitaka: Monday-Friday: 3:30-6:30
-Miyazakidai: Thursday/Friday: 4:00-6:00
-Nerima: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 3:30-6:30
-Oji: Monday-Friday: 3:30-6:30
-Saitama: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 3:30-6:30
-Seijo: Wednesday/Frday: 3:00-6:30
-Shin-Yokohama: Fridays: 3:30-6:30
-Yokosuka: Tuesday/Thursday: 3:30-6:30

Online Teaching Opportunities:
We are looking for experienced teachers who are available to teach online with a fixed schedule of your choosing.  Teachers are able to teach a variety of courses including, English Language Arts, Math, Game-Based Learning using Minecraft, Programming, as well other activity-based and ELA classes.

Job Details:

  • Online/Remote Work
  • Flexible/Fixed Schedule: (You can choose the days/times you are able to work!
    • Monday-Friday 16:00-21:00 (JST)
    • Weekends: 0600-1300 (JST)
  • Training and lesson plans are provided
  • Pay: 1400-1800 yen per hour; pay is in yen but able to pay U.S./Overseas Banks
  • Native or near-native English ability
  • Teaching experience
  • Able to open 80 classes/40 hours per month
  • Reliable computer and internet access

For both online and onsite, please submit your resume and video to apply at  We look forward to working with you!

GWG Teachers Inc.
Apply at Website:
HQ: Con Forest 2nd Floor, 2-18-9 Komazawa, Setagaya-ku, Tokyo 154-0012

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