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Butterfly - Lynn Cullivan

Issue #15 Publication Date: 8/16/2014 (Next Issue 9/16/2014)

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Native English Instructor.
Full-time, 40 working hours/week, under 25 teaching/class hours/week, Tue-F 2-10pm, Sun and either Sat or M off. 250,000yen/month. Teach students from young children to adults, in group or individual classes. Teach Eiken, TOEFL, TOEIC, and speech training courses. Teaching location Yamaguchi-shi, Miyano Station or Yamaguchi Station and Hagi-shi, Higashi-Hagi Station. Proper visa, BA/BS (Education-related field preferred), International/Japanese driver's license, and basic knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet software required. TESL/ESL or teaching certification, and beginner-intermediate Japanese speaking ability preferred. APPLICANT MUST CURRENTLY RESIDE IN JAPAN. Will renew visa. Accommodation: "teacher will be asked to pay half of the rent, which will probably be around 20,000yen (about US$200), but not exceeding 25,000yen (about US$250)." "Training will be provided in our school's teaching methods." Three weeks vacation (spring, August, and New Year's). One-year renewable contract. "Applicants looking to stay in Japan for more than 1 year are preferred." Apply by fax, telephone, e-mail or in-person with CV/resume, diploma(s), letter of introduction, photo, letters of recommendation and availability. "Teachers only willing to live in a major metropolitan area need not apply." Contact Noriko Yoshitake. Hatano English House. 1361-1 Miyanoshimo Yamaguchi-shi, Yamaguchi, Japan 753-0011. 083-923-7001. Fax 083-923-7500.

Teacher of English.
Part-time, Sat 09:30-15:30 or 17:00. 4400yen/hour (with CELTA), 4900yen/hour (with DELTA). Teach young learners. Teaching locations Tokyo (Mejiro) and Yokohama (Motomachi). Proper visa, expert native English speaker, BA, CELTA or Trinity Cert TESOL, and two years post-Certificate teaching experience (including recent experience teaching young learners of elementary school and kindergarten age) required. CELTA YL Extension or TYLEC preferred. APPLICANT MUST CURRENTLY RESIDE IN JAPAN. Transportation allowance. Contract to end of academic year. Application deadline Monday, September 22, 2014. Positions begin September 2014 (Tokyo), October 2014 (Yokohama). Apply online. "Suitable applicants will be asked to interview upon receipt of application, with employment offers made subject to interview." British Council, Tokyo. 1-2 Kagurazaka, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo, Japan 162-0825.

Language Teaching Scholars (Lecturer Or Assistant Professor).
Teach seven classes of 100 minutes each/week, focusing on English language and cross-cultural communication with the aim of increasing student TOEFL/TOEIC scores. Maintain office hours, provide additional support to students, conduct and publish research, and participate in all official university functions. Active participation in curriculum reform, course adaptation and faculty development. "Salary will be paid in 14 installments/year (monthly salary plus a bonus of one month salary paid in July and in December)." MA (in applied linguistics/TESOL or cross-cultural communication), English language teaching experience at the higher education level, and high level of English language proficiency required. Ph.D. (in applied linguistics/TESOL or cross-cultural communication), experience living and working in a culturally different environment, knowledge of and interest in language teaching and learning in Japanese higher education, practical English language teaching qualifications (e.g. certificates and/or diplomas with a practicum assessment), and evidence of workplace collaboration and collegiality preferred. Holidays, private health insurance, one-way airfare provided to Japan from home county and assistance in obtaining a Japanese work visa. Two-year renewable contract. Application deadline November 15, 2014. Positions begin April 1, 2015. Apply by e-mail with CV (including passport-type photo), list of academic and other publications, letters of recommendation from current/previous academic supervisors/employers, proof of degree qualifications, certificates, etc., and statement of teaching and research philosophy and goals. "Applicants who meet the stated criteria will be contacted and invited for an interview either in person if they are Japan-based, or by Skype if based overseas." Contact Professor Tak Uemura (Dean, Faculty of Communication). Nagoya University of Commerce and Business. Japan.

English Teachers.
Full- and part-time. 40 working hours/week, 25 teaching/class hours/week, 5 days/week. 250,000yen/month (part-time 2000-3000yen/40 minute lesson). Teach English to adults and children. Teaching location Fukuyama, Hiroshima, Fukuyama station. Native English speaker, and BA required. Proper visa, experience teaching adults and children, TESL/TEFL/TESOL certification, and Japanese speaking ability preferred. SCHOOL PREFERS THAT APPLICANT CURRENTLY RESIDE IN JAPAN. Paid holidays, completion bonus, transportation allowance, moving/relocation allowance, paid vacation, and health insurance. One-year renewable contract. Application deadline October 31, 2014. Positions begin November, 2014. Apply by e-mail with CV/resume. Contact Fujita. Berlitz. Japan.

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