Gottschalk Teacher of English 2024-2026
English Teacher for grades 7-12
Term begins April 1, 2024
Salary: 4,691,200 yen
Furnished apt. provided by school (small fee)
Japanese language study
Speaker of standard American English with strong grammar and writing skills.
B.A. degree (preferably in English or Education) with appropriate coursework.
Preferred and Strongly Recommended
TESOL certification and large classroom teaching experience.
Currently valid government issued teaching credential.
Dr. Patsy Cooper Gottschalk
Gottschalk Teacher of English at Kobe College High School- OVERVIEW
Gottschalk Teachers of English at Kobe College High School teach students in grades 7-12. The term is for two years, with a possibility of extensions being offered for up to a total of a five-year stay, and begins on April 1st. Subsidized housing and Japanese language study are provided.
The Gottschalk Teachers of English at Kobe College High School program was named in honor of longtime KCC-JEE Board President Dr. Patsy Cooper Gottschalk. Dr. Gottschalk was herself an English teacher at Kobe College High School, and years later became involved in the KCC-JEE Board. During her tenure as President, new programs were developed, many existing programs were expanded, and the KCC-JEE/KC relationship was further deepened.