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Updated 28 Jan 2023

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Found 169 of over 238 reviews
2.8
49% Recommend to a Friend
51% Approve of CEO

Found 169 of over 238 reviews

2.8
49%
Recommend to a Friend
51%
Approve of CEO
BorderLink CEO Yasumasa Yasui (no image)
Yasumasa Yasui
56 Ratings
Pros
  • "Nothing good about this company(in 5 reviews)

  • "Great opportunity to gain experience teaching in Japan(in 26 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Embarrassingly low pay, increasingly dubious deductions from the pittance of a salary they offer(in 20 reviews)

  • "No pay at all during your August vacation time except the 10,000 yen deduction method mentioned above(in 18 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Company

      28 Jan 2023 - Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Not bad compared to other dispatch company.

      Cons

      Salary depends on the place where you live. If your city is rich maybe you'll get more.

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Assistant Language Teacher

      27 Jan 2023 - Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good working environment and salary compensation

      Cons

      Far from home country and family

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Work with Borderlink

      5 Jan 2023 - English Instructor 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Easy to work with. Learning on the job via traiinings

      Cons

      Salary could be better and they could try better with benefits for staff

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    5. 1.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Poor management

      14 Jan 2023 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Lots of free time Life and work balance

      Cons

      Low salary, really LOW No support during COVID (they won't even assist you) This is not the staffs' fault actually, its the CEO's poor rules and regulations They will only give you 7 paid leaves for the whole year (LOL the law states it should be 10)

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    6. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Working with Borderlink

      1 Dec 2022 - Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) in Nagoya, Aichi
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good schools and the staff are helpful.

      Cons

      Pay is a little low.

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      20 Nov 2022 - Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      HR staff is very supportive. Working with kids/young teens is fun and rewarding

      Cons

      The salary could be higher...

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee

      I enjoyed

      17 Nov 2022 - English Teacher 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Easy going staff. Responsibilities were adequate.

      Cons

      None that I can think of.

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    9. 1.0
      Former Employee

      Not good

      21 Dec 2022 - Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      All systems be done digitally.

      Cons

      I was not able to rely on support

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    10. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Dispatch ALT

      17 Nov 2022 - Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) in Saitama
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Reasonable working hours mon to fri

      Cons

      Low pay for what you do, transportation not covered

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    11. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Not horrible

      23 Oct 2022 - Assistant Language Teacher (ALT) in Tokyo
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      The job is easy if you're working in a junior high school. Managers are hands-off.

      Cons

      The pay is too low and doesn't pay for the summer. Star days are used for substitution and they will send you school that is 2 hours away.

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    BorderLink has an overall rating of 2.8 out of 5, based on over 238 reviews left anonymously by employees. 49% of employees would recommend working at BorderLink to a friend and 42% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, BorderLink employees rate their compensation and benefits as 2.0 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at BorderLink. This rating has improved by 9% over the last 12 months.

    49% of BorderLink employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated BorderLink 3.5 out of 5 for work life balance, 2.9 for culture and values and 2.6 for career opportunities.

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