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Working at AIM

Thank you for your interest in working at AIM!  We are looking to employ enthusiastic and empathetic individuals to join our team.

AIM Academy is currently looking for committed and professional individuals to join our academic team! We are an all-English after-school academy located near Ishikawacho station (Motomachi Chukagai station) in Yokohama. Applicants will mainly be teaching elementary, middle and high school students Language Arts (English), Essay Writing, and/or Math, as well as assisting them with their homework and school assignments. We mainly cater to International School students and returnees.

-All lessons are taught in a 1-to-1/1-to-3 setting and entirely in English.

-This is NOT an ESL teaching position.

-This part-time position is ideal for professionals and outstanding students with a passion for teaching and helping others reach their goals.

Applicants Must:
Work Hours:

Part-Time After-School Tutor



-care about the student's learning and enjoyment throughout the lesson

-be able to conduct structured yet exciting and high powered lessons

-have a passion and positive attitude towards teaching

-be a team player and be ready to contribute to making the classroom a positive environment for both the students and teachers

-flexible to sudden changes and cancellations

-is always on time and have the ability to self-manage



-is a native speaker of English

-have a valid working VISA in Japan
-able to develop a positive rapport with students through an energetic and supportive medium
-English-Japanese Bilinguals preferred (English proficiency is a must)

-Teaching experience preferred

-Ability to teach essay writing and middle/high school math preferred

-Experience or knowledge of International Schools and the IB program preferred


Classes are held Monday-Friday 15:00-20:00


Instructors usually come in to teach for around 2-4 hours a day but this may vary depending on the demand.  Students come in on a set time/day every week so once the schedule for the trimester is decided, instructors can expect to work around a set schedule. Lessons vary between 1-2 hours each and you may have an hour or two between lessons where you are not teaching. 
We also have a number of students who come in for make-up lessons, so you can expect quite a lot of irregular lessons to be booked throughout the month.


(1000/hour during training session
2000/hour during first month of teaching)
Transportation will be compensated up to 1000 yen/day 


If interested, please send your CV with a cover letter, photo and 3 references to Please make sure to include your available days/times in your cover letter.

Only those that pass the initial screening process will be notified.

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