Kochi High School Full Time ALT Position
This opening is for a full-time position as an Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) in Kochi Prefecture starting on September 1, 2020, with the initial contract finishing in March 2021.
There are two placements available: one entails Takaoka High School and Kaiyo (Kochi Marine) High School in Kochi City; the other in and around Shimanto Town in southwestern Kochi Prefecture, entailing Kubokawa High School, Shimanto High School, and Nakamura High School – Nishitosa Branch. In both positions, the ALT will assist as a team teacher and help plan English lessons under a schedule created by the Board of Education. As well as teaching English lessons, you may also be asked to participate in other school activities such as clubs, cleaning of the school and cultural festivals.
Both positions are accessible to the Shimanto River, a renowned natural wonder in Japan known for its clear water.
Be a native speaker of English, or have acquired an education in English for at least 12 years
Completed a University Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in English countries
Currently residing in Japan or can relocate to Japan with a valid visa
Have a strong interest in Japanese culture and language and be able to connect with Japanese people
Have at least one year of ALT English teaching experience in public schools in Japan
Hold a valid visa status that allows you to live and work in Japan
Hold a Japanese or International driver’s license (required)
Where is Kochi Prefecture?
Kochi Prefecture Highlights