ContractA full time instructor contract is a five-day workweek, 8 and a half hours per day, with a maximum of 28 hours/week teaching with the remaining time being spent organizing lessons and assisting staff/students/visitors as directed. There is often additional work available if you would like to supplement your base income - it can add up quickly!
BenefitAt The Bohme English Academy, there are four weeks holiday that are set. One week at new year, one week for Golden Week (end of April/beginning of May), one week for Obon (middle of August) and one week in November. The school is also pretty flexible when it comes to teachers requesting extra time off.
The working environment here is excellent. All classrooms are fully equipped with internet & multimedia tools. The classrooms are also packed with teaching resources, reference materials, course books, supplementary texts, flashcards and games for teachers to use.
CompensationThe Bohme English Academy offers a competitive compensation package, based on the instructor`s experience and qualifications. Shared, staff housing is also available in the form of fully-furnished apartments. Key money and guarantors are not required.
Company HousingOur company housing mixes the old with the new in a quaint, renovated Japanese city home. The house in Gifu city is located in a very convenient position, not too far from the main station, restaurants, shops etc. There are also plenty of supermarkets and drug stores nearby . The house is fully equipped with high speed wi-fi internet, has a spacious kitchen and outdoor garden/deck area.
Last Updated: 25 November 2013