Modern English Jobs

We are currently recruiting:

Part-Time Native English Teachers

Modern English is looking for non-smoking, motivated, energetic, positive, qualified, native-speaking English teachers who:

  • are TESOL qualified (minimum)
  • have some, but not too much experience
  • are open to training and new ideas
  • can follow and adapt a set curriculum
  • enjoy talking, but know when to be quiet and listen and get others to talk
  • enjoy language – their own and others
  • like working with people
  • love kids
  • are positive and have a ‘can-do’ attitude

All applicants must reside in Japan and be able to attend an interview at Korien or Ikeda.

We sponsor visas, but this may preclude tourist to working visa conversion due to time necessary.

Teaching both kids and adults for 50- or 60-minute classes. 2,500 yen per class. Travel expenses, paid training, contract completion bonus and visa sponsorship provided.

The main vacancies are at our Korien and Ikeda schools (Keihan and Hankyu  Lines.)

Online and off-site lessons may become available.

Classes are currently on Tuesdays to Saturdays.


All applications via Jobs in Japan



To work in reception at our head office, Korien.

Interns – Those who are interested in improving their English in an international working environment, improving their resumé and working in return for lessons should apply using the link below with a resumé and cover letter, stating availability.

Click HERE to Apply Do NOT change the subject

Flyer Teams

Team Leader — to be responsible for organizing flyer teams in Osaka.

Flyer Distributor — delivering flyers at stations and in letterboxes in Osaka, Kyoto and Kobe.

Energetic English speakers who like early mornings only need apply. Please state your nearest station, native language and availability. Previous applicants are welcome to re-apply. Rates are 2,500 yen per two-hour shift.

Click HERE to Apply Do NOT change the subject