Employment Opportunities

Aoba-Japan International School (A-JIS) is a vibrant and growing school with four campuses in the greater Tokyo area.

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Shadow Teaching Assistant for an Elementary Student

Location: Aoba Japan International School Hikarigaoka Campus
Employment Type: Full Time
Start Date: Immediate
Summary: A shadow teacher works with a child with special needs in the classroom on a one-to-one basis. The “shadow” –as the name states – will follow the child as a shadow, while at the same time promote his/her independency in social, emotional and communication skills. A shadow will implement effective strategies to redirect the child as needed.

More details of responsibilities and expected qualifications here


ICT Support Specialist

Location: Hikarigaoka Campus
Employment Type: Full Time
Start Date: Immediate
Summary: The ICT Support Specialist provides technical troubleshooting support and training to students and staff and collaborates with members of the ICT Department to ensure the continuous maintenance and delivery of modern technology infrastructure and services to all school community members.

More details of responsibilities and expected qualifications here


LMS Administrator

Location: Hikarigaoka Campus
Employment Type: Full Time
Start Date: Immediate
Summary: The Learning Management System (LMS) Administrator functions as the technical lead for the development, maintenance, and operations of the Aoba-Japan LMS and associated technical infrastructure.

More details of responsibilities and expected qualifications here


PYP Japanese Teacher

Location: Hikarigaoka Campus
Employment Type: Full Time
Start Date: August 2019
Summary: The PYP Japanese teacher will be required to teach from Kindergarten to Grade 5 as part of the Primary teaching team, within the IB PYP curriculum framework.

More details of responsibilities and expected qualifications here


Learning Support Teacher

Location: Hikarigaoka Campus
Employment Type: Full Time
Start Date: August 2019
Summary: As part of the school’s teaching team, the learning support teacher leads and manages all aspects of development; delivery, evaluation, ongoing improvement promotion and school community involvement related classroom teaching and associated duties.

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Admissions Officer

Location: Hikarigaoka Campus
Employment Type: Full Time
Start Date: August 2019
Summary: The Admissions Officers will be working with the Admissions Director in recruiting students in accordance with the mission and vision of Aoba-Japan International School.

More details of responsibilities and expected qualifications here


PE Teacher

Location: Hikarigaoka Campus
Employment Type: Part Time (approx. 15 hours/ week)
Start Date: August 2019
Summary: The PE teacher will be required to teach Kindergarten and Grade 1 within the IB PYP curriculum framework. The teacher will also be part of our After School Program.

Please submit your Cover Letter and CV as soon as possible.


Substitute Teacher

Location: Aoba Japan International School Hikarigaoka Campus
Summary: enthusiastic substitute teachers (primary and secondary teachers) to work in a dynamic collaborative environment who are available for daily / short term supply or long-term absences.

If you are interested in being considered for substitute work, please send in your application.


A-JIS will be increasing student numbers in its Early Years and Secondary Years programs over the next two years. We are looking for experienced educators who have a demonstrated capacity to effectively collaborate, innovate and teach.

Key selection criteria (Necessary)

  • Expert teaching and learning knowledge
  • Demonstrated high-level teaching skills
  • Deep understanding of the continuum of learning

Advantage

  • International Baccalaureate knowledge and practice
  • Bilingual
  • Leadership aspirations
  • CV
  • Three references (include most recent supervisor)

Please read the details below carefully to ensure your application is considered and has the best opportunity of success.

Submitting applications

Please submit all inquiry about employment through the employment contact form.

General hiring and employment information

A-JIS is always looking for substitute teachers. If you are interested in being considered for substitute work, please send in your application.

Confirmation of applications

Due to the large number of applications received each day we are unable to respond personally to all applications and inquiries. Only applicants selected for interview will be contacted.

We are accepting applications for 2019–2020