AEON Corporation 230 Park Avenue, Suite 1000 New York, NY 10169 United States
Japan: Aichi, Aizuwakamatsu, Akita and 68 other cities
Length of Position
One year contract
AEON Corporation is one of Japan's largest English Conversation schools, with more than 300 schools on the five main islands of the country. AEON provides the opportunity to live and work in bustling metropolises like Osaka and Tokyo, or in the quiet serene settings of the Japanese countryside. Program participants are provided with a private apartment furnished to Japanese standards with a subsidized rent of 55,000 yen a month; a competitive salary, commuting expense reimbursement, and a contract completion bonus are also included.
We are currently recruiting ESL Teachers in the following cities:
Columbus, OH - May 18, 2013
San Francisco, CA - June 1, 2013
London, UK - June 15, 2013
Melbourne, AUS - August 31, 2013
Toronto, ON - Fall 2013
Atlanta, GA - Fall 2013
The NYC and Los Angeles offices also have year round recruiting.
All contracts are for one calendar year and we have positions starting every month. For consideration, please submit both a resume and a 1-page essay about why you want to live and work in Japan. Your information will be considered at one of our 2 recruiting offices located in New York City and Los Angeles; our New York City office also recruits in London 2 to 3 times a year. For a complete list of our recruiting locations, please visit our website by clicking the link at the top of this page.
At AEON, there is an emphasis not only on the academic qualifications of the teaching staff, but also on their personal qualifications. AEON selects teachers from all over the world, bringing a diversity of culture to our classrooms in Japan. While learning the English language, our students enjoy and benefit from their interaction with their teachers.
Although the diversity and the individuality of each of our foreign staff members are important, there are certain qualities shared by all of our foreign teaching staff: professionalism, flexibility, respect, organization, creativity, perseverance, and most importantly, enthusiasm. During the teacher selection process, successful candidates display all of these qualities.
- BA/BS degree required in any major. Candidates must have completed all of their elementary and secondary education in English only.
- Teaching experience is beneficial but not necessary.
- Japanese language ability is also helpful but not necessary.
* For consideration, please submit both a resume and a one page (500 word) essay titled, "Why I Would Like to Live and Work in Japan?" Please note that resumes received without essays will neither be reviewed nor considered.
The monthly starting salary is 270,000 yen (regardless of postgraduate degrees) for a 5-day, 40-hour work week with a maximum of 25 teaching hours. One week or more of paid training in Japan. 5 personal days per year. Japanese national holidays and 3 weeks of vacation. Private apartment furnished to Japanese standards with subsidized rent (55,000 yen/month). Health and Pension Insurance coverage through the Japanese Social Insurance System. Bonus provided upon completion of final contract. Knowledge of branch school location prior to signing contract.
American, Australian, Canadian, European and Kiwi Participants.
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