The Japan Exchange and Teaching Programme (JET)

The JET (Japan Exchange and Teaching) Programme enables local authorities of Japan to employ foreign youth for the purpose of improving foreign language education and promoting international exchange at the community level.

How to Apply

Updated: January 16, 2018

The 2018 JET Programme

The Embassy of Japan in the Netherlands is pleased to announce that applications for the 2018 JET Programme can now be submitted for one CIR (Coordinator for International Relations) positions.
A CIR participant is expected to be placed in Hirado-shi, Nagasaki Prefecture.
Unfortunately there are no ALT positions available for 2018.
Please read the application guidelines below for more details.

Application Guidelines
Application Form
Application Form Chart Sheet
Self-Report Medical Condition
Statement of Physician

The deadline for applications is 16 March 2018.
The interview after the first screening will be held in April 2018 (date to be confirmed). Candidates selected for an interview will receive an official invitation.

If you wish to apply, please complete the forms above (type out and sign) carefully and submit them directly to:

                        Embassy of Japan
                        (Attn: Cultural Section)
                        Tobias Asserlaan 5
                        2517 KC Den Haag

For further information, please contact the Cultural Department of the Embassy (click here for our contact information).