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 Kanto <Immediate/From August-October 2023>

Date Posted: May 15th, 2023
Division/Location: PEG Kanto  <Imediate/From August-October 2023>
Details: *Location and Start Period


-Tama-Plaza (Kanagawa, Denen-Toshi Line)


【From August – October 2023】

-Tama-Center (Tokyo, Odakyu/Keio Line)

-Sagamihara (Kanagawa, JR Yokohama Line)

-Tsunashima (Kanagawa, Tokyu Tohoko Line)

-Shin-Maruko (Kanagawa, Tokyu Tohoko Line)

-Tama-Plaza (Kanagawa, Denen-Toshi Line)

-Center-Minami (Kanagawa, Yokohama City Subway)

-Sagamiono (Kanagawa, Odakyu Line)

-Shin-Matsudo (Chiba, Musashino/Joban Line)

-Shin-Koshigaya (Saitama, Musashino/Tobu-Isesaki Line)

-Tamagawa-Jyosui (Tama Monorail/Seibu-Haijima Line)


*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


*Basic Salary:

-260,000 yen ~ 283,000 yen ※Every month fixed, determined by educational background.



-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.


*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.


-We are also looking for instructors who are qualified for leadership positions.

Leader position allowance: +3,000 yen~+50,000 yen/month, Additional bonus: maximum +100,000 yen)

★Part-time: Substitute English Conversation Teacher in Kanto

Date Posted: May 15th, 2023
Division/Location: PEG Kanto
Details: This is a substitute position so when a regular teacher is navailable, you will be contacted.
Even if you can only work 1 day a week, you are welcome to apply for the position!

*Locations (English conversation schools in Kanto)

-Tama-Center (Tokyo, Tama)
-Tamagawa-Jyosui (Tokyo, Higashiyamato)
-Sagamihara (Kanagawa,Sagamihara)
-Tamagawa-Jyosui (Tokyo, Tachikawa)
-Tsunashima (Kanagawa, Yokohama)
-Shin-Maruko (Kanagawa, Kawasaki)
-Tama-Plaza (Kanagawa, Yokohama)
-Center-Minami (Kanagawa, Yokohama)
-Sagamiono (Kanagawa, Sagamihara)
-Shin-Matsudo (Chiba, Matsudo)
-Shin-Koshigaya (Saitama, Koshigaya)

*Class types:
-3-4ppl for adult/infant
-5-8ppl on average for kinder, elementary and junior high

Mon-Fri 10:00-21:00 *People available to work between 15:00 and 21:00 are desirable.
Sat 10:00-18:00

3,000 yen/lesson
1,080yen/hour of office work.
Travel expenses reimbursed

<How to apply>
Please submit a resume and a cover letter.
In your resume, please include the following information:
2.Date of Birth
4.Place of residence
5.Current visa status

We are sorry for that we are not able to respond to all applicants.
Please note only candidates who pass the initial screening process will be contacted.