For those who live in an English speaking country and want to work in Japan, an English teacher is the first job to come up with easily in their mind. Japanese people’s English learning demands are quite a lot all through the ages.
The largest number of advertisements published on the Internet and TV commercials among the category of language education in Japan has been English conversation schools’ for over 10 years. If you watch TV in Japan, you may see at least one English conversation school’s commercial message. You may understand how big the English education market is in Japan.
The ratio of job offers to job seekers in education industry also tends to increase these days. However, an industry existing big market means there is a hard competitive environment in it. Certainly, there are a lot of job offers of English teacher for the people from an English speaking country. However, English education industry tends to prefer the quality of English teaching methods and place importance on an applicant’s job and education background.
Only your native ability to be able to speak English doesn’t make you help find a good job offer. So I want to talk about how to be an English teacher in Japan as answering the following questions which I happened to find on the search results.
In this article, I want to talk about the first question “>What qualification do I need to teach English in Japan?”
Teaching English in Japan, there are roughly 4 ways you can choose as long as I researched, which are,
These English teaching jobs often require you to have a degree of bachelor and have a working background in the language education industry. Especially, winning a full-time position in this industry, having a degree of bachelor is one of the priority condition you have to satisfy.
What qualification do I need to teach English in Japan?
If you don’t stick stubbornly to a full-time position, there are some English conversation schools that offer a kind of part-time position without a high educational background and professional working history as a teacher.
Anyway, Let’s check the following article if what you are required to become an English teacher in Japan.