Embassy of Japan in Denmark

日本国国旗

在デンマーク日本国大使館

Jet Program 2018: Open for application

The Embassy of Japan in Denmark is pleased to announce that 2018 JET Programme is open for applications from Danish nationals.

The opening position is one ALT (Assistant Language Teachers) in Hokkaido prefecture and one CIR (Coordinator for International Relations) in Akita prefecture.

Duties

ALT in Hokkaido prefecture:



Participants who are mainly assigned to boards of education, elementary, junior high, or senior high schools are to carry out their duties as ALTs under the guidance of language teachers' consultants or Japanese teachers of the foreign language as specified by the supervisor and/or principal of the board of education and/or school. The following is a general outline of duties, though they may vary from one Contracting Organisation to another.

(1) Assistance in foreign language classes, etc. taught in elementary, junior high and senior high schools.

(2) Assistance in foreign language activities, etc. in elementary schools.

(3) Assistance in preparation of materials for teaching a foreign language.

(4) Assistance in language training for teachers of a foreign language, etc.

(5) Assistance in extracurricular activities and club activities (see Note 1 in the Application Guidelines).

(6) Provision of information on language and other related subjects for people such as teachers' consultants and foreign language teachers (e.g. word usage, pronunciation, etc.).

(7) Assistance in foreign language speech contests.

(8) Engagement in local international exchange activities.

(9) Other duties as deemed necessary by the supervisor or the school principal.

CIR in Akita prefecture (Japanese language proficiency N2 or above level is desirable):

CIR duties are carried out as specified by the supervisor at individual Contracting Organisations. The following is a general outline of duties, though they may vary from one Contracting Organisation to another.

(1) Assistance in projects related to international activities carried out by the Contracting Organisation (e.g. editing, translating and compiling publications into a foreign language; assisting in planning, designing and implementing international exchange programmes including international economic exchange programmes; assisting in hosting official guests from abroad and interpreting at various events,etc).

(2) Assistance in language instruction of employees of the Contracting Organisation and local residents (see Note 2 in the Application Guidelines).

(3) Assistance with and participation in activities of local private groups or organisations engaging in international exchange.

(4) Assistance in exchange activities (including school visits) related to local residents' cross-cultural awareness and understanding as well as in supporting activities for foreign residents in Japan.

(5) Other duties as deemed necessary by the supervisor.

Guidelines and application forms can be downloaded from below link:

Application Guidelines for Danish applicants
Application Form for Danish applicants
Application Form Chart Sheet
Self-Report Medical Condition
Statement of Physician (Only for the selected participants and contacted candidates)



Deadline of Applications: 16 March, 2018 
The interview after the first screening will be held in April 2018. The exact date will be informed to the candidates selected for the interview.



Please send the application and supplementary documents by post or by person at:

Embassy of Japan in Denmark
JET Programme / Information and Culture Section
Havneholmen 25, 9F
1561 Copenhagen V


For further information, please contact the Information and Cultural Section.
Email: info@ch.mofa.go.jp, Telephone: 3345 5122