Early years Preschool Teacher (full time)

Olivetree International School

Job Overview

  • Employer Type Direct Hire
  • Industry Education / Teaching
  • Salary ¥260,000 - ¥300,000 / Month (negotiable, based on experience, long paid vacations)
  • English Level Native level
  • Japanese Level Not necessary
  • Restricted to Domestic Applicants? Japan only
  • Visa Sponsorship Future possibility / Renewal

Job Requirements

  • Native level English
  • Strong background in working with young children (ages 1-6)
  • Minimum of 2 years working as a teacher in an International School
  • Valid working visa
  • An understanding of child development
  • Experience with Froebel, forest school, and/or outdoor education is a plus

Job Description

We are a growing, new school focused on outdoor education. We are open to new ideas, and this school is where you can make a difference and expand your possibilities. An ideal candidate will be someone with high motivation, open to explore, full of creative ideas, challenging, and flexible to adapt to changes.

This position plans, coordinates, and manages day-to-day activities, making sure children's routines are carried out in a prompt, hygienic, and consistent manner. The teacher must be efficient at supervising and ensuring the safety and physical well-being of the children, plan in preparing materials and supplies in advance for activities, guiding children during all activities.

Salary will be decided based on your experience and degree.

Early childhood education degree is a plus.


  • Monday - Friday
  • 3 times a week 8:00am-5:00pm/2 times a week 8:30am-2:30pm
  • Occasional events held on weekends
  • Includes Summer, Winter, and Spring school


  • Saturdays and Sundays
  • 1 week of fall holiday
  • 1 week of summer holiday
  • 2 weeks of winter holiday


  • Working in a growing new school where you can make a difference
  • Transportation fee up to 15,000JPY a month
  • Health insurance
  • Social insurance
  • Employment insurance
  • CPR/AED First aid training

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Tomigaya 1-11-12-2F, Shibuya City, Tokyo, Japan

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We are an International preschool for ages 1.5 years to 6 years old, located next to Yoyogi park, Shibuya. We are committed to giving children the highest quality education and have put together a healthy... read more about Olivetree International School
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Contact Us

Tokyo Office
C/O Global Village Media
1-7-20-B2 Yaesu, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
[email protected]