Bettering life at Berlitz since 1993

Jan 10, 2013

Did you know that many of the working conditions that teachers now enjoy have been negotiated between the General Union and Berlitz?

  • Enrolment in Unemployment Insurance for MG teachers.
  • Enrolment in Health and Pension Insurance (shakai hoken) for those working 30+ hours per week.
  • Paid holidays for MG and per lesson teachers. 
  • Premium pay of 25% overtime and 35% for work on a set rest day
  • Right to refuse work on a set rest day or national holiday
  • Agreement with the union before terminating, transferring or changing the working conditions of any union member
  • Grievances dealing with dismissals, health insurance, unfair treatment of teachers

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