Becoming An Amity English Teacher In Japan
Amity built its outstanding reputation on an education rich curriculum, dynamic teaching methodology, and high quality teachers. Successful Amity Teachers are energetic and enthusiastic when working with children, are keen observers and quick learners that use the Amity teaching methodology effectively, and who are adaptable and flexible to cultural and workplace expectations in Japan.
To become an Amity Teacher, candidates must:
Be native level speakers of English having conducted their schooling (from elementary school through university) in English. Have a Bachelor’s Degree (all majors considered). Candidates in the final semester of a Bachelor’s Degree are also welcome to apply.
Qualities considered assets:
Experience working with children formally or informally
Sales and business experience
An outgoing and child-friendly personality
Contract Stipulations And Benefits
Amity teachers have the unique opportunity to gain invaluable teaching skills as well as international business experience. NETs support the business growth and development of the branch school through various additional responsibilities. These include:
Native English Teachers agree to work exclusively for Amity during the contract period.
255,000 yen (monthly base salary)
20,000 yen (Fixed Non-Standard Work Time Allowance)
Social Insurance And Pension
Vacations, Holidays and Paid Days Off
From the start of the sixth month of a teacher’s first year contract with the company, the company provides between 15-17 paid days off. NETs are eligible to request the dates for five of those days The company designates dates for the remaining days.
These paid days off are built within the three one-week company designated vacation periods held throughout the year.
Airfare to and from Japan is the responsibility of the Native English Teacher. Ground transportation to all company functions and commuting costs (if applicable) are covered. A Transportation Stipend of 60,000 yen is provided upon completion of the final contract for candidates hired internationally.
12 months = 65,000 yen
24 months = 150,000 yen
36 months = 170,000 yen
48 months = 190,000 yen
60 months and more = 210,000 yen
For candidates hired domestically, the completion bonus scale differs.
Recruiting Office Locations
222 N Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 2000
El Segundo, CA 90245
Tel: (310) 662-4710
Business Offices In Japan
Amity Tokyo Office
Kosaku Building 1st Floor, 3-18-7 Kamikitazawa,
Setagaya Tokyo 156-0057
Tel: (03) 5374-1200 / Fax: (03) 5374-1202