Working Holiday in Japan with BUNAC

Working Holiday in Japan

Our Work Japan programme is all about endless fun for excellent value that offers you the chance to live and work in Japan without speaking Japanese! We will support you before you land in Japan, and our in-country partners will continue to do so throughout your time living and working in Japan. Check out what's included in our Essentials package!

  • Online orientation (around 60 min) including Intercultural Training with an intercultural coach
  • Meet and greet at Narita or Haneda airport (in the greater area of Tokyo) with transfers by public transport (shuttle bus and/or train) to your accommodation
  • 1 week or 1 month arrival accommodation
  • One of the lovely team will accompany you to the city office to help you set-up your tax-number registration, national health insurance , bank account and SIM card registration (SIM card costs are not included in the package)
  • Full support in finding a job and working in Tokyo, including:
  • An in-depth job counselling session (90-120 minutes)
  • Translating your CV to Japanese
  • Accompanied appointment at the employment centre
  • Providing numerous job offers from other sources on an individual case-by-case basis
  • Use of resources at the office, such as printer and PC to research jobs and prepare application documents
  • A trusted and resourceful contact person from the team in Japan for any questions or assistance via phone (even on Whatsapp!) email or arranged meetings in the office for an entire year after your arrival in Japan.

Ski Internship in Japan

Spend an amazing ski season in Japan on our exciting Ski Internship programme. You’ll combine training and  work experience as a ski instructor allowing you to experience the Japanese ski season whilst having the time of your life!  

You’ll get an initial 3 or 4 week training and level one exam module plus free assistance pre - arranging a ski instructor placement for the season, not to mention:

  • Ski instructor level one training
  • Spend an amazing ski season in Japan making new friends for life!
  • Assistance with pre - arranging a paid ski instructor placement on completion of your training course
  • Great choice of world class resorts


Start dates
All year round
Up to 12 months
From £750
UK resident, British citizen.
What's included?
pre-departure support, in-country support, orientation, accommodation, visas/paperwork, transfers, in-country transport, training, qualification, job-finding assistance, guaranteed job.