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We appreciate your interest in a teaching position with AEON Corporation.

AEON is one of the largest English conversation schools in Japan.

We hire enthusiastic individuals year-round for our 270 branch schools located throughout Japan.



Meetings and Interviews


All hiring is conducted from our recruiting offices in Los Angeles, Chicago, New York, Toronto, Sydney, Vancouver, and Japan.These offices sometimes conduct recruiting trips to other cities including London.The information regarding recruiting trips is often up-dated and can be accessed at our website; www.aeonet.com


We accept applications only from the US, Canada, Australia, UK and Japan.If you are currently residing in a country not shown above, please wait to send your application until you return.


Please note that all of our meetings and interviews are held at our offices or other assigned locations.To attend a meeting session, you will be required to travel to any of those locations at your own expense.

Our interview process includes a general information meeting, a group interview, and for a successful applicant a private interview.The selection process usually takes at least 2 separate/consecutive days.†† In no case do we hold telephone interviews.


Positions and Locations


AEON hires English teachers year-round and positions are available monthly.There is no deadline for an application; however, we recommend applying 3-4 months prior to oneís intended departure date.


Applicants may express their preferences on a job location, teaching adults or children and a departure time.We take these factors into account when hiring; however, it is not always possible to accommodate these requests.




All applicants must have a Bachelorís degree (any major is acceptable) combined with a perfect command of the English language, and a genuine interest in the culture and people of Japan.


Although the diversity and the individuality of each of our foreign staff members are important, there are certain qualities shared by all of our foreign teaching staff:professionalism, organization, perseverance, respect, creativity, flexibility, and most importantly, enthusiasm.


Japanese language ability is helpful, but not mandatory.English as a Second/Foreign Language (ESL/EFL) teaching experience is preferred, but not necessary.




All our contracts are one year long (there is no shorter contract) and it is renewable.


Each teacher gets a monthly salary of 250,000 yen with a one-time bonus upon completion of their final contract.


Each position comes with a single occupancy fully furnished apartment.All our teachers pay the subsidized rent of 39,000 yen a month for whichever apartment they are assigned and AEON pays the rest of the amount exceeding 39,000 yen.


All teachers are responsible for their own flight to Japan to commence employment


A one-week paid training and other on-going trainings in Japan, over 3 weeks of vacations and sickness insurance are provided.




If you feel that you have the necessary qualifications and determination to make AEON a success for you, then please send your current resume with a 1-2 page essay titled, ĀEi>Why I want to Live and Work in JapanĀE/i>.†† Resumes submitted without an essay will not be considered.


Please send your application (resume & essay) to the office most convenient for you to travel to for the selection process by e-mail, fax, or mail.




AEON Los Angeles††††††††††† aeonla@aeonet.com††††††††††††††††††††††† 1960 East Grand Ave. #550, El Segundo, CA 90245

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tel: 310-414-1515††† Fax: 310-414-1616


AEON Chicago††††††††††††††††††† aeonchi@aeonet.com††††††††††††††††††††† 203 N. LaSalle St. #2100, Chicago, IL 60601

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tel: 312-251-0900††† Fax: 312-251-0901


AEON New York†††††††††††††††† aeonnyc@aeonet.com†††††††††††††††††††† 230 Park Avenue #1000, New York, NY 10169

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tel: 212-808-3080††† Fax: 212-599-0340


AEON Toronto††††††††††††††††††† aeontor@aeonet.com †††††††††††††††††††† 145 King Street West #1000, Toronto, Ontario M5H 1J8

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tel: 416-364-8500††† Fax: 416-364-7561


AEON Australia†††††††††††††††††† aeonsydney@aeonet.com†††††††††††††† Level 66, M.L.C. Centre, 19-29 Martin Place, Sydney, NSW 2000

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tel: 2-9238-2348††††† Fax: 2-9238-2355


AEON Vancouver†††††††††††††† aeoncanada@attcanada.net ††††††††† 424-301 Maude Road, Port Moody, BC V3H 5B1

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AEON East Japan††††††††††††† aejedu@corp.aeonet.co.jp††††††††††††† Shinjuku Island Tower 12F, 6-5-1 Nishi Shinjuku, Shinjuku-Ku Tokyo 163-1377

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AEON Central Japan ††††††† acjedu@corp.aeonet.co.jp†††††††††††††† Imon Bldg. 7F, 1-16 Tsubaki-Cho, Nakamura-Ku, Nagoya 450-0015

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tel: 052-451-4300 †† Fax: 052-451-7719


AEON West Japan†††††††††††† awjedu@corp.aeonet.co.jp††††††††††††† 2-3-23 Kousei-Cho, Okayama-Shi, Okayama 700

††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Tel: 086-222-6378††† Fax: 086-224-0300


AEON Amity†††††††††††††††††††††††† amityedu@corp.aeonet.co.jp††††††††† 2-3-23 Kousei-Cho, Okayama-Shi, Okayama 700

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For further information, please visit our website: www.aeonet.com


Thank you again for your interest in AEON Corporation.

We look forward to receiving your application in the near future.



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