On paper, “Independent contractors” earn more. However, by deducting a 100 yen fee per lesson for “Facilities Usuage” Nova is able to take back around 15,000 yen per month. Suddenly, that higher salary isn’t so high after all…
Give with one hand and take with another.
Contact changenova(@)generalunion.org for information on how you can get involved in getting fair employment for all teachers and staff.
Why not consider joining our group action suit to stop NOVA from using independent contracts entirely? For more information, click here.