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: English Conversation Schools in Kansai <Starting from October>

Date Posted: October 2nd, 2019
Division/Location: PEG Kansai  <Starting from October>
Details: *Location

-Senri-Chuo (Osaka monorail, Kita-Osaka Kyuko Line)

-Tsukaguchi (Hankyu Line)

-Takatsuki (JR Kyoto Line)

-Toyonaka (Hankyu Takarazuka Line)

-Ryokuchi-Koen (Kita-Osaka Kyuko Line)

-Ibaraki (Hankyu Kyoto Line)

-Tennoji (JR/Osaka City Subway)

*Work conditions: -5days /wk (Sun + one day off)※People available to work on Saturdays are desirable.

-8hours/day (ex:9am-5pm, 1pm-9pm) ※A teacher’s regular shift will be determined depending on a regular lesson schedule.

*Class types:

-3-4ppl for adult/infant

-5-8ppl on average for kinder, elementary and junior high

*Salary:-245,000 yen ~ 265,000 yen ※Every month fixed, determined by educational background.

*Bonus: After completing contracts, your work is evaluated and given a bonus.

*Holidays: 2 days/wk, Golden wk, National holidays, Summer holidays, Winter holidays and 10 paid holidays.

*Benefits Package:

-Health insurance provided.

-Japanese learning support system

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

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

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