Employment Opportunities

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

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Current Openings

IB Japanese Teacher (Maternity Leave Replacement)

Location: Hikarigaoka Campus
Employment Type: Temporary
Term of Employment: Aug 2021 – Jan 2022
Summary: As part of the school’s teaching team, the teacher leads and manages all aspects of development; delivery, evaluation, ongoing improvement, promotion and school community involvement related to classroom teaching and associated duties. A full-time teaching position comprises no more than 20 hours of face to face student-teacher contact.

More details of responsibilities and expected qualifications here

ICT Support Specialist

Location: Hikarigaoka Campus
Employment Type: Full time
Start Date: Immediately
Summary: Aoba-Japan International School is seeking qualified candidates for the role of ICT Support Specialist. Ideal candidates will have previous technical support experience, familiarity with K-12 education, enjoy working around children, and thrive in an energetic and multicultural work environment. For details please see the full Job Description document. Enquiries should be submitted through the Employment Enquiries form on our school website.

More details of responsibilities and expected qualifications here

Aoba 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


  • 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

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General hiring and employment information

Aoba 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 2021–2022