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Phoenix Sister Cities Teach Abroad Application Deadline Approaching Phoenix Sister Cities Teach Abroad Application Deadline Approaching <div class="ExternalClass23753E9217ED46BD96D215995F5FB9B1"><p>The application deadline for the Phoenix Sister Cities Teach Abroad Program is Friday, Feb. 10.   Adults 21 and older, currently residing in the greater Phoenix area, with a four-year degree are invited to apply to serve as Assistant Language Teachers in Himeji, Japan for the 2017-2018 academic year.</p><p>A sense of adventure is required, familiarity with the Japanese language is not. This is a unique international employment opportunity, which welcomes applicants from all college majors. Individuals who are Native English speakers or have equivalent fluency, with or without teaching experience who enjoy a structured school environment are encouraged to apply. </p><p>All participants will be recognized as an employee of the Himeji Board of Education and receive a monthly salary, a newly-built, city-owned, western-styled apartment offered in both single and family sizes (prices vary), health insurance provided by the Himeji Board of Education including National Health, Employment, Pension and Accident Insurance. Airfare to and from Himeji, Japan is covered by the Himeji Board of Education. </p><p>If you have any questions or would like further information, please contact the Youth & Education Program Manager, Bethany Bennick, at 602-534-3751 or by email at <a href="mailto:Bethany.Bennick@phoenix.gov"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">Bethany.Bennick@phoenix.gov</span></a>. </p></div>2/8/2017 7:00:00 AMCynthia Weaver - 602-568-8126Bethany Bennick602-534-3751