The 2021 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: March 15, 2021

The 2021 JET Programme
The Embassy of Japan in the Netherlands is pleased to announce that applications for the 2021 JET Programme can now be submitted.
The available position for 2021 is:
- CIR (Coordinator for International Relations ) for 1 person
  The participant is expected to be assigned to  Hirado City in Nagasaki prefecture. 
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 April 21, 2021.
The interview after the first screening will be held in middle of May 2021 (date to be confirmed). Candidates selected for an interview will receive an official invitation.
If you wish to apply, please complete (typed) the forms above, then print and sign them by hand. Submit your application documents directly to:
                         Embassy of Japan
                         (Attn: JET, Cultural Section)
                         Tobias Asserlaan 5
                         2517 KC Den Haag
 For further information, please contact the Cultural Section of the Embassy via email(, “JET2021”)