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Top Jobs in Japan for Week 40 – 2014

Every Tuesday, we handpick the top jobs that are posted to GaijinPot.


Check back every Tuesday as we look through the database of jobs in Japan that have been posted to GaijinPot and pick out the ones that we think are the most interesting. Apply directly to these companies by creating a profile on GaijinPot.

English Instructor (Zoo-Phonics Academy)


  • ¥250,000 / Month
  • Minami Urawa, Tokyo
  • Minimum Education – Bachelor’s degree
  • Japanese: None

Zoo-phonics Academy provides fully integrated preschool and elementary level courses for children 2 – 11 years. Our programs are designed to promote each child’s physical, social, emotional, academic and cognitive skills development. Instructors will take the role of main teacher, working with an assistant, will follow curriculum and schedule as laid out by Zoo-phonics Academy.



Administrative Assistant


  • ¥165,600 / Month
  • Tokyo
  • Japanese: Business level
  • English: Business level

This is an exciting opportunity for a part-time administrative assistant to work at the heart of the British Embassy in Tokyo, supporting activities strengthening the British economy by encouraging inward investment from Japan.



Video Games International Sales Agent


  • ¥260,000 / Month
  • Tokyo
  • Japanese: Fluent
  • Must currently reside in Japan

Active Gaming Media is a Japan based company which main focus is video game localization. At the moment we are hiring an International Sales Person. Priority will be given to people with relevant experience and already resident in Japan, preferably in Tokyo area or willing to relocate immediately.



English Teacher


  • ¥26,600 / Day
  • Sapporo, Hokkaido
  • English: Native level
  • Must currently reside in Japan

Do you love teaching kids? Are you creative, energetic and super friendly? Would you like to make at least 26,600 yen a day just working on Saturdays (10:00-18:20)? If so, you might be interested in a teaching position in one of our growing network of schools.



International Property Consultant


  • Salary Commission Based
  • Greater Tokyo Area
  • English: Native level
  • Must currently reside in Japan

The role will likely suit a young graduate looking to get started in a property / business development role, or a more experienced sales / business development professional looking for a new challenge.



Private Science Math Tutor


  • ¥5,000 ~ ¥7,000 / Hour
  • Tokyo
  • English: Native level
  • Visa sponsorship available

I am seeking a private tutor to work with my child through his Chemistry/Physics project work and homework. He is currently 14 years old (Grade 9), and is committed to learning but needs support and guidance to stay on track/keep up with the pace followed in class. He attends the British School of Tokyo and is in Key Stage 3 of the UK curriculum.



Head English Teacher


  • ¥260,000 ~ ¥320,000 / Month
  • Kyoto
  • Visa sponsorship available
  • Must have teaching qualification

Karasuma Manabiya, a juku based in the Shijo/ Karasuma area of downtown Kyoto, is looking for a new head English teacher for its native English section. Applicants should be experienced, professional and friendly, with the ability to think on their feet and be pro-active in their approach to their work.



Part-time English Teacher


  • ¥7,500 ~ ¥8,000 / Day
  • Toyota, Aichi
  • Needs teaching experience more than one year
  • Able to work more than half a year

Trilink is looking for a part-time English teacher for evening classes in Toyota City starting from October 8th.



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