Applications for the 2018 JET Programme

 

About The JET Programme

 

The JET Programme Alumni Association (JETAA) also maintains a very useful web site at www.jetalumni.org

Contact details for JETAA in your state are here.


 

Applications for the 2018 Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme CLOSED

 

For further information about the JET Programme

The JET Desk
jet@cb.mofa.go.jp
Telephone: (02) 6273 3244
Embassy of Japan
112 Empire Cct
YARRALUMLA  ACT 2600


 

For information regarding interviews and pre-departure meetings, please contact the Consulate-General of Japan at your nominated interview location.

Brisbane
Consulate-General of Japan
(07) 3221 5188
Melbourne
Consulate-General of Japan
(03) 9679 4510
Perth
Consulate-General of Japan
(08) 9480 1800
Sydney
Consulate-General of Japan
(02) 9250 1000
 

Schedule from application to departure

2017  
Friday 17 November Application deadline
December
 
First stage of screening process (written applications)
 
2018  
January-February Second stage of screening (interviews)
March 
    
Announcement of short-list candidate status for April Arrivals
Notification of selection and assignment of Contracting Organisation for April arrivals
April Announcement of short-list candidate status
Sunday 8 April     April arrivals arrive in Japan and start appointment (Monday 9 April 2018)
April-July Early arrivals arrive in Japan
May   Notification of selection and assignment of Contracting Organisation
May – December  
(second week)
Notification of alternates being upgraded to short-list candidate status
 
June – July Pre-Departure Orientation, preparation, etc.
Sunday 29 July  July arrivals arrive in Japan and start appointment (Monday 30 July 2018)



FOR REFERENCE PURPOSES ONLY

 
  1. Application Checklist – IMPORTANT
    Please refer to this checklist when completing your application.
    2018 JET Programme Checklist

     
  2. Frequently Asked Questions – IMPORTANT
    Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions before contacting The JET Desk.
    2018 JET Programme FAQs

     
  3. Application Guidelines
    Please read the application guidelines thoroughly before completing your application.
    2018 JET Programme Guidelines

     
  4. Application and Corresponding Forms
    2018 JET Programme Application Form
    2018 JET Programme Self-Report of Medical Condition(s)
    2018 JET Programme Reference Form
    2018 JET Programme Authorisation and Release Form
    2018 JET Programme Certificate of Health
    2018 JET Programme Statement of Physician

     
  5. Chart Sheet
    Please refer to this document when completing you application.
    2018 JET Programme Chart Sheet
 
NB: These pages contain information for Australian citizens only. Citizens of other countries are advised to contact a Japanese diplomatic mission in their home country, regardless of Australian Permanent Residency status.