Teaching Program


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Hello, welcome to Japan.

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Teach in Japan is an in-depth experience of Asian culture through a 12-month English teaching placement in Japan. We set you up with a TESOL/TEFL certification, a guaranteed placement and hands-on support every step of the way.


4 week online certification included


Guaranteed role teaching English in Japan


A competitive salary offered with each placement


Accommodation assistance provided


40-hour online cultural orientation


Visa and accommodation help and a dedicated phone service


  • Hold a Bachelor's degree in any field
  • Be a native English speaker
  • Aged 21 to 45
  • Good physical and mental health
  • No criminal history
  • Hold a passport from the United States, Canada, South Africa, New Zealand, Australia, the United Kingdom, or Ireland.
  • Be free for 12 months to complete a placement




  • 12-month paid teaching placement
  • Online TEFL/TESOL Certification
  • Accommodation assistance
  • Access to lesson plan database
  • Visa assistance
  • Cultural orientation
  • Support throughout your placement

What’s Not Included

  • Visa Cost: We can assist you in finding the necessary information
  • Flights: You're responsible for your travel arrangements
  • Travel Insurance: Ensure you have travel insurance for peace of mind
  • Living Expenses: Cover your expenses until your first paycheck arrives
  • Transport to and from placement (often covered by school)
  • Accommodation: You will receive assistance with to find and secure your accommodation but you will be responsible for paying the costs

Intake Dates


19th February

22nd April

24th June

26th August

21st October

12 months in Japan,
£1290-£1694 monthly salary*,
Immerse yourself in a new culture

*Conversion rates vary

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Teach English in Japan

Online TESOL Course

You’ll get prepared to teach with a 4-week (part-time) course.


We’re there every step of the way with advice and a support line while you’re in Japan.

Teaching Resources

Our teaching portal includes lesson plans and ideas created by people who have lived the experience.

Live in Japan


Learn about Japanese cultural nuances to help you settle in easier on arrival whilst spending time with others taking part in Adventure Asia.

Pay & Costs

You'll be paid £1290-£1694 per month and your monthly costs will be around £769-£1200 for rent, bills groceries and transport.


Looking for ideas for afterwards? Check out our guides or take advantage of 10% off a backpacking tour.

Frequently Asked Questions

How safe is Japan?

Japan is among the safest countries in the world with crime rates lower than any other industrialized countries. Japan is also a very stable democracy and has been for the past 70 years.

Do I need any vaccinations before leaving my home country?

We recommend that participants consult their doctor for up-to-date advice and information concerning vaccinations. Japan has excellent medical services available throughout the country.

What are the travel costs like in Japan?

Inner-city travel and travel between cities is easily accessible. There are a range of options varying in price. Train transport is very fast and efficient and reasonably priced.

Start your TEFL in Japan journey.

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