1-to-1 English Instructor (applicants outside Japan)

Job description

Teach English in Japan with Gaba


Teaching with Gaba means a professional work environment, motivated adult students, and a flexible schedule. Teach in a major metropolitan area in one of our 36 locations in the Kanto, Kansai, and Chubu regions (including Tokyo, Yokohama, Nagoya, and Osaka), in a stylish Gaba Learning Studio with the ability to design your own flexible schedule. We foster an international environment with various options for certification and ongoing support. The learning studio environments are modern and professional.


As an Instructor, you will enjoy the following:


  •  1-to-1 Student-focused teaching
  •  Motivated adult students
  •  Flexible schedule - build your schedule around your life
  •  Comfortable, modern, and business-like working environment (see our site for videos!)
  •  Incentives available
  •  Career Opportunities Available
  •  10+ Voluntary one-day workshops available for personal development

Click here to view testimonials from our current Instructors to hear first hand what it is like to teach with Gaba.


We are seeking enthusiastic and unique individuals who possess the following to experience living and teaching in Japan with Gaba:


  • Solid people skills
  • Native-level English (all nationalities considered)
  • Ability to work independently
  • Desire to live and work in Japan
  • TEFL/ TESOL certification or ESL experience preferred

Apply today for our currently available positions (interviews conducted via Skype or telephone):

Positions starting in Winter 2022/Spring 2023 (December to June)

Start dates as early as Spring is available for applicants with a valid working Visa (Gaba sponsorship not required) and is able to enter Japan now under the current border restrictions

Locations available: Kanto, Kansai, & Chubu