Current Jobs at Kohgakusha

Kohgakusha is searching for creative and enthusiastic teachers of English for the positions listed below. Although we have some adult classes (including those at our PEG division, teaching students aged from 1.5 years old to adults) most of our students are kids. This means if you are experienced and love work-ing with kids we want to hear from you! Joining Kohgakusha can help you build a career in educa-tion while working with great people in a really nice atmosphere.

If you want to have new experiences in Japan and enjoy interacting with people, especially kids, then Kohgakusha is the ideal place for you!


  1. Love working with kids
  2. Native-level English speaker
  3. Energetic and enthusiastic
  4. An understanding of cultural differences
  5. Valid working visa*
  6. Commitment to the position for at least one year
  7. Available for an in-person interview in Japan

* Applicants who do not hold a working visa may be considered for advance recruitment ahead of the spring semester.

Current Jobs List

Full-time: Kindergarten Teacher in Kansai <Starting from September>

Date Posted:  September 10th, 2019
Division/Location: ELC Kansai <Starting from September>


-The main office is located in Senri-Chuo, Osaka (20mins from Umeda)

Our contracted kindergartens are located in Kansai region.


*Starting period:

-From September 2019 ※Negotiable


*Class types:

-Morning: bigger classes (25~35 students) (10-30mins)

-Afternoon: smaller classes (3~10 students) (50-60mins)


*Work conditions:

-Mon-Fri (Sat & Sun off)

-8hours/day (ex:9am-5pm, 10am-6pm)



-After completing contracts, your work is evaluated and given a bonus.



-2 days/wk, Golden wk, National holidays, Summer holidays, Winter holidays and 10 paid holidays.



*Japanese language education allowance*

We encourage teachers to have a better understanding of the Japanese language and culture by subsidizing partial tuition fees for Japanese language school.

Passing JPLT 3 and above adds an additional allowance every month.


-Fixed monthly salary.

-Health Insurance provided.

-Subsidized Japanese learning.


Part-time: Substitute Teacher – Kanto

Date Posted: August 3rd, 2018
Division/Location: PEG Kanto
Details: This is a substitute position so when a regular teacher is unavailable, you will be contacted.

Even if you can only work 1 day a week, you are welcome to apply for the position!

Hours are between 10 am – 9 pm.

3,000 yen/lesson

990 yen/hour of office work.

Travel expenses reimbursed