We are Kyushu’s No.1 provider of public school teachers with locations across Kyushu from the big city of Fukuoka to peaceful relaxing countryside locations where the beauty of nature will inspire you.

This you could be your chance to work in one of the worlds most respected countries.
OWLS Co. Ltd is now hiring English teachers from within Japan and around the world for the 2024 school year, starting April 1st 2024.
Work at public schools in a real teaching environment. Learn from the professionals!

Are you looking for an exciting and challenging new career?

In-depth initial training provided What can you get working for OWLS Co. Ltd?

  •  Comparable salary offered from 220,000 yen to 240,000 yen per month
  • Transportation allowance (up to 15,000 yen per month)
  • Compensation package for Health Insurance
  • On the job support from your very own coordinator
  • Initial training (mandatory) to allow you to fit in quickly and smoothly
  • Monthly meetings aimed towards improving your skills as a teacher and communication with schools.
  • Friendly and helpful work colleagues
  • Assistance with finding a place to live
  • Visa sponsorship for the right applicant
Competitive salary How to apply?
Complete our simple online application form at http://www.owls-office.jp/apply-now/
You must list your work history and upper education historyLocation?
Across Kyushu and Yamaguchi prefectureWork days?
This is a full time position, Monday to Friday 8:30 to 17:00 (occasional weekend attendance is compulsory for school events).Contract Term?
April 1st 2022 to March 31st 2023 (Renewable)

  • Prepare instructional plans and lesson outlines for teacher approval based upon the national curriculum.
  • Support instructional plans by preparing and developing teaching aids and materials such as flash-cards, games and activities as needed.
  • Present English-language subject matter to students by utilizing a variety of methods and techniques such as demonstrations, activities, and supervised role-play.
  • Present and reinforce language targets by helping students, individually, and in groups to achieve lesson aims.
  • Evaluate students’ progress by preparing, administering and grading assessments and by discussing progress with teachers.
  • Maintain and strive to improve the quality of results by following and implementing standards.
  • Perform on-going professional development by participating in training workshops, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks, and participating in professional organizations.
  • Add value to schools educational program by advancing students English language abilities.

Event Duties:
Some positions will require the English teacher to help out with the following.
Eiken Test Prep, Debate Classes, possible Special Needs Classes and School events such as Culture Day and Sports Day.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have at least some teaching experience.
  • Native English speaker or native level with 12 or more years proof of being educated in English.
  • Valid working visa or ability to be sponsored (Tourist visa holders can not be sponsored)
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher.
  • Two references from a previous or current employer.
  • High level of proficiency in written and verbal use of English.
  • Must own a computer (smart phone is not an option) and have basic Microsoft office or equivalent skills.
  • Cover letter must be provided along with the application.
  • Conversational Japanese language skills or higher.

Advantageous Qualifications:
*TESOL/TEFL/CELTA certification
*Teaching license
*Valid driver’s license (International or Japanese)