Live, Work & Travel in Japan



English speaking working travellers have long made a beeline to Japan. The country has been a popular and lucrative destination for English teachers for decades. For travellers on shorter visits it may be worth asking in hostels if they would consider a work exchange.

Articles about Japan
>Working and Teaching in Japan: an Interview with an Expat

Working in Japan posts in The Working Traveller
>An Expat’s Advice on Teaching English in Japan
>3 Websites for Finding a Teaching Job in Japan

Other resources
Directory > Japan Links
A selection of links for finding work and travelling in Japan

Jobs in Japan & South Korea
Current vacancies from the Jobs Abroad Bulletin

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