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Gaba 1-to-1 English Instructor - Applicants currently residing in Japan (Kansai)

  • Osaka, Kyoto, Kobe, Osaka, Japan
Applying to Gaba from Within Japan

Job description

Gaba is looking for experienced English instructors in the Kansai (Osaka, Kyoto, and Kobe) area!

Teaching with Gaba means working on your terms. Make the most of your work experience whether it is a short-term or a long-term commitment. Career opportunities available.

We have Learning Studios in the following locations in the Kansai area:

(Available positions are subject to change. Please contact our offices for specific information.)

*OSAKA: Umeda, Hankyu-Umeda, Namba

*KYOTO: Kyoto

*KOBE: Kobe

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 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 businesslike 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.

Job requirements

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

Initial Certification Dates:

Successful applicants will be required to attend one session, our current sessions are scheduled below

July 17th - 19th (Wednesday – Friday)

August 14th – 16th (Wednesday – Friday)

Note: Initial Certification is 10.00-19.00 each day. Attendance for all three days consecutively is required. Available position(s) are subject to change. Please contact our offices for specific information.