Guidelines for the 2015 Ginowan City ALT Applicants

Guidelines for the 2015 Ginowan City ALT Applicants
1. Position
Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) at an elementary school or a junior high school in Ginowan
2. Recruitment Period
Monday, December 1st, 2014 through Friday, January 16th, 2014
* The Board of Education opens from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. except for Saturdays, Sundays and
public holidays.
* The Board of Education will close for year-end and the New Year holidays from Saturday,
December 27th, 2014 to Sunday, January 4th, 2015.
3. Qualifications/Requirements
(1) Possess legal residency
(2) Graduated from a college or a university
(3) A native speaker or a speaker of English as a second language or be able to communicate in
English sufficiently
(4) Be able to follow Japanese teachers’ instructions
(5) Be willing to participate in school events and extracurricular activities
(6) Does not have any pending disciplinary or legal problems
4. Responsibilities
(1) Support for teaching English at an elementary school (or at a junior high school).
(2) Planning and preparing teaching materials.
(3) Teaching English using team-teaching method with homeroom teachers at an elementary
school (or with English teachers at a junior high school).
(4) Other things that the school principal orders.
5. Appointment Period
Friday, April 3rd, 2015 - Friday, July 17th, 2015
Monday, August 24th, 2015 - Thursday, December 31st, 2015
Friday, January 1st, 2016 - Thursday, March 24th, 2016
* Appointment period shall be one year.
* Working days in FY2015 are planned to be about 211 days.
6. Working Conditions
(1) Working hours
Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
* No school on Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays, Okinawa Memorial Day, year-end and
the New Year holidays.
* The school principal may change the working hours stated above depending on school
(2) Salary
Daily wage: 12,000 yen
Commuting allowance shall be provided according to the City Regulations.
(3) Paid leave
Paid leave shall be provided according to the City Regulations.
(4) Insurance, etc.
Unemployment insurance, health insurance and pension fund shall be deducted from
monthly salary.
7. How to Apply
(1) Documents to be submitted
a) FY2015 Ginowan City ALT Application Form (the form designated by the City)
b) Copy of diploma
c) Copy of passport (pages showing your photo and visa status)
d) Copy of Alien Registration Card or Resident Card
e) Copy of teacher’s license or any other licenses or certifications related to English
f) Reference (if you have)
g) Copy of driver’s license (if you have)
(2) Submission destination
Ginowan City Board of Education Guidance Section
(*on the second floor of Ginowan City Water Bureau Building)
Address: 〒901-2203 730 Nodake, Ginowan City, Okinawa
* Please bring the documents to the Board of Education or send them by mail. We will not
accept the documents sent by E-mail or Fax.
8. Selection Process
Candidates will be examined upon submission of documents (first examination), and those
who passed the first examination will be invited for an oral interview (second examination).
The result of the second examination will be informed by mail.
Ginowan City Board of Education
ALT/JTE coordinator: Yuka Uema (Ms.)
TEL: 098-892-8289 FAX: 098-892-0116
E-mail:[email protected]