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Study Trip Tour Leader (Part-time)

We’re looking to hire a part-time Tour Guide to assist the Study Trip team at Go! Go! Nihon. You will be in charge of guiding and managing participants during activities with the Tour Leader and, with some experience, on your own. You need to be confident and able to communicate efficiently with large groups of people. You will be responsible for ensuring participants are safe, enjoying themselves and that tours run smoothly. 

The tours are held in the greater Tokyo area, so knowledge of transport systems is required. This person will be in charge of facilitating conversations, making sure everyone is involved, as well as translating/relaying information and instructions. You must enjoy learning about different cultures and have an interest in sharing your knowledge and experiences in Japan. 

Who we are looking for:

  • Fluent in English with good communication skills
  • Organized and punctual
  • Flexible schedule (Must be available early afternoons, evenings and Saturdays (times will vary))
  • Interested in different cultures and open-minded 
  • High spirited and easygoing
  • You need to have a valid visa that allows you to work part-time & currently live in Tokyo

Bonus point:

  • Knowledge in another language, especially Japanese, Italian or Swedish

Main Duties:

  • Support the Study Trip Tour Leader so that tours run smoothly and effectively
  • Entertain students and help create a friendly environment. 
  • Communicate between students and Tour Leader, as well as convey instructions (Inc. translation in your native language.)
  • Ensure that the participants are safe and that they are mindful of customs and rules.
  • Once you have some experience, you might be asked to manage some groups on your own.


  • Salary: 1,100 yen per hour
  • Transportation included (* Details to be discussed with the successful applicant)
  • Activity/event access paid for and in some cases meals too

Please note that we will contact you only if we would like to interview you.