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Updated 2023-11-24
Activated 2023-11-10

【Opening Teaching Staff】English Teachers Needed for New Bilingual Kindergarten in Sendai City!
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  • Employer
  • Entry Level
  • Performance Evaluation System
  • Five Days Workweek
  • International Team
  • Language Skills
  • English Language Skills
  • Recent Graduates Welcome
  • New Graduates Welcome
  • Major Company
  • Visa Support Available
  • No Experience Required
Company Name

YARUKI Switch Group Co., Ltd. (株式会社やる気スイッチグループ)

Job Type
YARUKI Switch Group Co., Ltd. (株式会社やる気スイッチグループ)
Education/Training/Language Specialist - Teacher/Instructor
Industry Education/School
Location Asia Japan Miyagi Sendai

Job Description i Kids Star (iKS) Sendai Higashi-Guchi is currently looking for passionate and enthusiastic teachers to join our team! The school is set to officially open in April 2024, however, we would like to bring in staff right away to help out with school preparations, PR activities, information sessions (説明会), and other operational duties before the school opens.


・Teach a school year English curriculum for classes of up to 30 students aged either 2, 3, 4, or 5 years old (reading, writing, phonics, theme, songs and chants, arts & crafts, etc.) as well as participating in sports class, facilitating snack/lunch, toilet breaks, etc.
・Grading and writing reports as well as weekly communication journal comments for parents.
・Apply knowledge and skills acquired through our training and any prior professional teaching experience to be a full-fledged teacher

◆We are looking for teachers who are◆

・Passionate: about teaching, working with, and nurturing the development of young children.
・Open-minded and Adaptable: In your work, in your approach to teaching, and openness to diverse and multicultural environments.
・Team-oriented: dedicated to fostering a strong sense of teamwork, and contributing to the success of the school by overcoming any challenges you may face together.
Company Info Yaruki Switch Group is the largest private education group in Japan, comprised of 8 total brands with more than 2,000 directly owned and franchise-managed schools nationwide. Leveraging 30+ years of industry experience, our English language schools – Kids Duo, WinBe, Kids Duo International, and i Kids Star – are specifically tailored for young learners, with a focus on teaching through fun, hands-on activities and exposure to practical, usable English!

i Kids Star is the newest venture of Yaruki Switch Group; an accumulation of our educational know-how and experience built up over the last 40 years.

Our system provides an ideal early-education environment in which to raise children who can act on a global stage, via a diverse program focused on fostering the Power of Independence in every student.
Working Hours ◆ Working hours ◆

・Regular Shift: Mon~Fri, 8:30-17:30 (with 60min break)
・15hrs expected overtime (within a month)
・May be required to participate in Special Events & Promotional Activities on certain weekends/holidays
• Native level of English
• Love for children and passion for teaching
• Willing to commit for at least one year
• University Degree (or self-supported working visa, spousal visa, permanent residence, Japanese citizenship)

【Welcomed skills】
・Experience working at Pre-schools, After-schools, or English conversation schools is a plus!
English Level Native Level
Japanese Level None
Salary JPY - Japanese Yen JPY 3000K Over   
Other Salary
【What we can offer】
• Starting salary 250,000 JPY ~ 270,000 JPY
• Structured pay-rise system and career advancement opportunities based on experience, ability, and performance
• Fully covered training at the beginning of your contract
• Contract Renewal Bonus (100,000Yen)
• All work-related transportation reimbursed

※Visa sponsorship available (Applicants must meet immigration requirements)
Holidays 【Holidays and days off】
・Staff generally work a 5-day work week (Saturdays and Sundays off plus 1 additional day a week)
・Public holidays, summer & winter holidays, paid holidays, and miscellaneous holidays are also included
・Holidays may vary among brands
※Some school events are held on weekends (Halloween, Christmas, Spelling bee, etc.)
Job Contract
Contract Employee (1-year renewable contract, 3 months trial period)
Nearest Station iKS Sendai Higashi-Guchi is about a six-minute walk from JR Sendai Station.

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