Pre-Departure Orientation – Volunteers Needed!
Pre-Departure Orientation for New JETs
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Help the new JETs as they get ready to depart for Japan! We are looking for JET Alumni to assist with our men’s and women’s breakout sessions and to join the departing JETs for lunch at a local Japanese restaurant. Answer questions, share your own experiences, and help us prepare this year’s JETs for their jobs as ALTs and CIRs. To volunteer or for more information, contact Matt Turner at the Japanese Consular Office.
Where: World Trade Center, Portland
When: Saturday, June 20th
Lunch: Kale (900 SW Morrison St.), all attendees are responsible for purchasing their own lunch.
Contact: Matt Turner – firstname.lastname@example.org
8:00 – 8:15 Check-in & Registration
8:15 – 8:30 Opening Remarks & Visa Info
8:30 – 9:15 Packing & Shipping Info
9:15 – 9:25 Break
9:25 – 10:10 Japanese Etiquette & Work Place Issues
10:10 – 11:10 ESL Team-Teaching
11:10 – 11:20 Break
11:20 – 12:20 Men’s & Women’s Breakout Sessions – All available volunteers
12:20 – 12:30 Q&A – All available volunteers
12:30 – Optional Lunch & Regional Break-out Sessions – All available volunteers
All available volunteers – find the new JETs going to your former area and make nice!
Tohoku (Akita, Aomori, Fukushima, Iwate, Miyagi, Yamagata)
Kanto (Ibaraki, Kanagawa, Gunma, Saitama, Chiba, Tokyo, Tochigi, Yamanashi)
Chubu (Nagano, Niigata, Ishikawa, Toyama, Fukui, Aichi, Gifu, Shizuoka, Mie)
Kinki (Osaka, Kyoto, Shiga, Nara, Hyogo, Wakayama)
Chugoku (Hiroshima, Yamaguchi, Shimane, Tottori, Okayama)
Shikoku (Ehime, Kagawa, Kochi, Tokushima)
Kyushu (Fukuoka, Nagasaki, Saga, Kumamoto, Oita, Miyazaki, Kagoshima, Okinawa)