Project Description

Ozora ALT Position – Immediate Start

Source: Ozora Town

This opening is for a full-time position as an assistant language teacher (ALT) in Ozora, Hokkaido starting as soon as possible. The position will initially run through March 31, 2021.

The placement will be in an elementary school, junior high school, high school, and kindergarten in Ozora Town, Hokkaido where the ALT will assist as a team teacher and help plan English lessons under a schedule created by GLAD and 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 the school, cultural festivals and help students for speech contests.

Position Conditions

Contract Dates

August 1, 2020 - March 31, 2021

Contract Dates

August 1, 2020 ~
March 31, 2021

Base Salary

¥230,000~¥250,000 Per Month

Base Salary

Per Month

Work Times

Generally between 8:20~15:15

Work Times

ES/K 8:20~15:00
JH/HS 8:35~15:15
* ES will on occasion
be 10:20~17:00

Transportation Costs


Transportation Costs

Covered at a fixed rate
per month

Position Requirements

  • Be a native speaker of English

  • Hold a University Bachelor’s Degree (or higher)

  • Able to speak conversational Japanese and be able to be involved with the community

  • Are in Japan with valid residence status (we cannot currently support new visas from outside Japan due to COVID-19)


Must hold a Japanese driver’s license or valid international driving permit. Vehicle will be leased to you as necessary.

About Ozora Town

Ozora is a town of Hokkaido located on the northeastern part of Hokkaido. Hokkaido the second largest island of Japan.  Like snowy terrain and winter sports? Hokkaido is known for the best slopes and ski resorts in Japan in winter.
This town is especially known for the quality and freshness of their seafood, dairy, ramen, fruits and vegetables, and beer!

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