Experience as a local and teach English near beautiful Mt Fuji in Japan

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  • Last activity: 29 May 2024



 Min stay requested: 1 month or more



  • Description


    Hi My name is Rumiko. I am Japanese, I have 8 and 5 year old girls.

    We run a family owned language school in Japan, Shizuoka Prefecture. our town has a beautiful mountain, Mt Fuji and a lot of nature. It is a nice place to live
    I am looking for a language exchange partner for my two girls also for our students at school.

    Our School, Little Star, covers various educational domains such as after-schools, pre-schools, daycares, private or group lessons for all ages, and other specialized schools.

    We focus on speaking, grammar, pronunciation, and expanding students' vocabulary. We try to make everyone feel confident when they use the English language. we work with people from different countries and are all well-trained.

    Your main role at the school is to provide an environment for students to hear and communicate with you in English. Although we suggest using English with the students as much as possible, we recommend communicating in Japanese with our local Japanese staff as much as possible.

    It is a great way to practice your Japanese skills and our staff are more than welcome to help you every step of the way!
    * Note that we provide you with your monthly schedule but in some circumstances, changes in your schedule may occur.

    if you are eligible to get a working holiday visa, this program offers the perfect opportunity to experience a new culture while working in Japan. You will be responsible for teaching about 4-7hours a day (5days a week from Monday to Friday)
    The school opens from 9:30 AM - 21:00 PM. Sun are off

    During your stay, we will offer a free accommodation but please be responsible for meals

    We are looking for an enthusiastic, passionate and happy individual to join us

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Language practice
    Help with Computers/ Internet
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Our School provides several language training courses such as English, Japanese and Chinese.
    During you stay with us, you will have access to a language exchange training also offer many cultural activities, to experience Japan’s unique way of living.

    Language practice
    helping the activity (Summer School and Camp)

  • Projects involving children

    Projects involving children

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  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    Your main responsibilities will be to help me to take care of kids and support as an assistant Language teacher at school.
    There are many school events such as summer camp, Halloween and Christmas etc.. and you will support and lead activities.

    (Job condition)
    4hours a day (5days a week from Monday to Friday)
    The school opens from 9:30 AM - 21:00 PM. Sun are off)
    the minimum stay duration to one month for a teaching position,
    If you are looking for a short term period, please ask for more details

    As a paid position, will have a job interview, Please send us a resume- we will provide the link in the message
    (wages for a paid position)
    hourly 1000yen〜

    During your stay, we will offer a free accommodation but please be responsible for meals, and service charges.

  • Languages

    Languages spoken
    English: Fluent
    Japanese: Fluent

    This host offers a language exchange
    looking for a language exchange partner for our students at school

  • Accommodation


    Accommodation offered with all furnished such as a bed, kitchen stuffs, an air conditioner/heater We will also provide a high-speed wi-fi internet connection.
    The school house is located in a nice, quiet neighborhood about 5-minutes walk from Gotemba Train station.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    You will enjoy your time off.
    There are a lot of nice places to go around the city for day trips such as Mt Fuji, Hakone, Yamanaka lake

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

  • ...

    Hours expected

    4 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 812789351783

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