Gaba is Japan’s premier provider of one-to-one English instruction. Our Learning Studios set the standard by which English language learning is measured.

Numerous companies in Japan provide English conversation lessons. What makes Gaba unique is that all teaching is done one-to-one. This approach allows for customization of the lessons and ensures steady progress towards each client’s English language goals.

Gaba’s service is only as strong as the people providing it. What makes teaching in Japan with Gaba such a positive experience are the motivated clients, supportive staff and enthusiastic instructors.

Gaba is a business and as such, we are dedicated to ensuring the satisfaction of all our clients. Teaching as a service might be a foreign concept to some, but it is a well established practice in Japan.


  • Tokyo

  • Kanagawa

  • Chiba

  • Saitama Prefectures

  • Kobe

  • Osaka

  • Kyoto

  • Nagoya

  • Sakae (Central Nagoya City)



  • ¥250,000 to ¥365,000 per month

  • Flexible working Hours

  • Incentives based on number and types of lessons taught



  • Must have a fluent command of English (both spoken and written)

  • If visa sponsorship is required, a bachelor’s degree or higher taught in English as the medium of instruction or 3 years of full time ESL teaching experience

  • Must commit to at least one full six-month contract term, or two contract terms if visa sponsorship is required

  • Prior ESL/EFL teaching experience preferred