English Language Assistant Internship – Ark Foreign Language Academy (Japan)

Organisation Name: Ark Foreign Language Academy
Position: English Language Assistant
Location: Japan
No. of places available: 3

About the Organisation
Ark Foreign Language Academy runs 5 small schools in Onomichi city, Hiroshima, and dispatches teachers to local colleges and kindergartens. Our main focus is on after school study of English, but we do teach all school subjects.  We also run exchange programs with schools in Australia and the U.S., regularly hosting school groups with as many as 50 members.

About the Internship
Starting Date: Flexible through the year
Duration: 1 – 3 months

Role Description

Students will have the opportunity to assist teaching English classes to students of all ages, through participating in class activities, helping students with reading practice and conversational interaction. Although only some classes involve teaching young children, students must enjoy playing with children and/or singing. 

For further information about the English Assistant intern role please refer to the position description.

 Qualifications,  Skills & Experience:

  • Must have very high level English fluency 

  • Bilingual – English and Japanese (desirable)

*** All living expenses are covered whilst in Japan including food, accommodation, and reasonable use of utilities. Regular sightseeing activities and Japanese lessons may be arranged (if desired). Does not included airfares ***

Scholarships & Funding
For further information about available scholarships and funding please click on the links below:

How to Apply

Please follow the step-by-step guide on how to apply for ATS3130 Arts International Internship. Or if you wish to complete this internship through ATS3948 Language, please contact the WIL team via email WIL.Arts@monash.edu

*Applications must be submitted 2-3 months prior to intended start date*