Pre Departure support
We assist you with all planning, packing, visas, costs, documentation, booking flights
and answering any questions you might have.
Guaranteed Job Placement
We guarantee your job placement in carefully selected
and background-checked schools. We handle all the hassle and stress of finding a job.
24/7 in-country support
If you need any assistance or advice, or in the event of an emergency, we’ll be on hand! Our in-country partners are available and on-hand at anytime.
We provide TESOL / TEFL course certifications. Our unique cultural orientations are designed to help ease the transition to a new culture.
Why Teach English in Japan?
Spend 1 year or more immersing yourself in and exploring the extraordinary Japanese culture, food, architecture, and scenery
With the earning potential of close to R40 000.00 per month, it is one of the highest paying programmes we offer.
You will be part of a great movement with in the Japanese country trying to improve the English proficiency, also opening up a variety of academic and employment opportunities for our ever-growing globalized world.
Teaching in Japan is the perfect opportunity for anyone looking to live in a developed Asian country, rich in history, while gaining international work experience.
Personal growth along with the opportunity to save money.
Enjoy 5 to 10 paid days off per year to explore this fascinating country.
A passport from the USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, South Africa, Australia or New Zealand
A bachelor’s degree in any field of study – Complete and certificate in hand (Letter of graduation not acceptable)
A 120-hour, internationally accredited TEFL/TESOL certificate (available online or in Japan)
Between the ages of 21 – 35 years old
No visible tattoos
Willing and able to commit to a 12-month contract
To be in excellent health with a doctors letter being required to confirm you are fit to travel and live abroad for at least 1 year. (TB scan will be required)
How long is a teaching contract in Japan?
Placements are for a minimum of 1 year and can be renewed if you’d like to stay in Japan for more than a year.
What if I don’t have a TEFL/TESOL certificate?
We offer both in-class and online Internationally Accredited TEFL/TESOL courses to prepare you for your adventure abroad. Just ask us how
If you’re unsure about any of your qualifications, chat to us! We’ll answer all your questions and do our best to accommodate you.
About our IN COUNTRY TESOL/TEFL course
Many TESOL courses are not accredited and do not provide adequate preparation for teaching English abroad.
That’s why we highly recommend completing our 120-hour in-class TEFL/TESOL in Japan. It will give you the best possible preparation and ensure that your students get the best education.
You’ll even get the opportunity to gain 20 hours of practical teaching experience at a local Japanese school during the course, after which you’ll receive invaluable feedback from your TEFL/TESOL instructor to ensure you head off to your placement as confident and prepared as possible for the life-changing experience ahead of you.
Located in the largest city in the Chubu region of Japan, Nagoya, this is the ideal place to call home for your first month in Japan while you get accustomed to Japanese culture and day-to-day life, and learn how to be the best English teacher your Japanese students need.
The TEFL/TESOL Course is a 4 week course and consists of a 1-week cultural orientation program followed by 3 weeks of TEFL/TESOL theory and practical learning.
We also offer an online TEFL/TESOL course for those that are not able to make our in-class TEFL/TESOL start dates listed in the section below. Instead of completing your TEFL/TESOL training and cultural orientation in Japan, you will complete it over a 4-week period online several months before you head to Japan.
➔ Pre departure assistance including budgeting, packing tips and more
➔ Getting the necessary documentation prepared prior to departure
➔ Assistance with booking the flight
➔ 24/7 Dedicated Ongoing In-country Support
➔ We check in with you regularly and keep up to date with your teach abroad experience.
➔ Guaranteed job placement at a carefully vetted school
➔ An Internationally Accredited TEFL/TESOL certification
➔ Practical Teacher Training
➔ A support network of fellow teachers
➔ A toolkit for navigating Japanese culture
➔ Airport transfer - We’ll take you to your pre-arranged accommodation.
➔ We assist you with your SIM card setup so that you can contact your loved ones back home and your new friends you’re about to make on your epic orientation!
➔ 1 week of cultural orientation and activities
➔ 3 week in-classroom TESOL course and qualification
➔ Lifetime placement guarantee on our network once you’ve completed your first contract
What else do you need to budget for?
You’ll also need to budget for various other expenses, not payable to us or our partners, which allow you to legally teach abroad plus the cost of travel to your destination and insurance for your trip.
Flights, Insurance and additional documentation (we will be able to assist you with all of this, so don't worry, we will help) Accommodation for your first month in Japan will need to be paid upon arrival. We will assist in setting it up for you. Any additional things that you will need to purchase on arrival that you did not bring with will be at your own expense, along with daily expenses, food etc.
Make sure to budget for your first month working too, as your first pay check will be at the end of that month.