Employment

Full-time editorial staff

Job Type Full-time editorial staff
Details

Full-time editorial staff
The Test Production Division at Eiken relies on a diverse team of full-time content specialists who assist in the writing, editing, and publishing of materials for EIKEN and other tests. Specialists work on a contract basis and receive an annual salary and benefits.

No positions are available at this time.

EIKEN examiners

Job Type EIKEN examiners
Details

Eiken occasionally seeks qualified candidates to join more than 10,000 examiners nationwide who administer the EIKEN speaking tests. Upon successful completion of training, examiners are assigned to test sites as needed depending on the grade(s) they have been trained to administer and the number of examinees near their location. Registration as an EIKEN examiner does not guarantee regular assignment to test sites.

No positions are available at this time.

IELTS examiners

Job Type IELTS examiners(part-time, per-work basis)
Details

The Eiken Foundation of Japan is looking for suitably qualified and experienced individuals to join our team of IETLS Examiners.

You will need:

  • An undergraduate or Master’s degree or a qualification which can be demonstrated to be equivalent to an undergraduate or Master’s degree.
  • A recognised qualification in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) or recognised equivalent as part of a recognised university award course.
  • At least 3 years ‘full time (or equivalent part time)’ relevant TESOL teaching experience (minimum one year post-certificate level qualification). The majority of this teaching experience must relate to adult students (16 years and over).
  • The required professional attributes and interpersonal skills.
 

The location for the conduct of examining will be Sapporo, Sendai, Kanazawa, Saitama, Yokohama, and Tokyo for Eastern part of Japan and Nagoya, Osaka, Kyoto, Okayama, Kobe, Hiroshima, Fukuoka for Western part of Japan. Majority of the tests will take place on Saturdays and Sundays.

For more information on the Minimum Professional Requirements and an application form, please contact the designated test centres:

◆IELTS Tokyo Test Centre(JP500)
No Positions are available at this time.

◆IELTS Osaka Test Centre(JP512)
Positions are currently available.
Locations: Okayama, Hiroshima, and Fukuoka

IELTS invigilators

Job Type IELTS invigilators
Details

Eiken seeks responsible and reliable individuals looking for part-time weekend work to join our team of IELTS invigilators/supervisors.

Invigilators will need basic English skills to assist non-Japanese candidates at test sessions. Supervisors will need more advanced English (e.g., EIKEN Grade 2 or higher, IELTS 5.5 or higher) to read instructions in English to candidates before and during the IELTS test.

Test sessions are held on Saturdays and Sundays in central Tokyo 2-3 times per month, and on Saturdays in Yokohama once per month. Rates of pay start at 1,000 yen for invigilators, and 1,600 yen for supervisors.

Please e-mail us for more information.