Teacher of Future Skills (Full Time Position)

Curioo Japan

Job Overview

  • Employer Type Direct Hire
  • Industry Education / Teaching
  • Salary ¥250,000 - ¥280,000 / Hour (negotiable)
  • English Level Fluent
  • Japanese Level Fluent
  • Restricted to Domestic Applicants? Overseas applicants allowed
  • Visa Sponsorship Future possibility / Renewal

Job Requirements

We are an international team with a mix of local and foreign teachers working in each of our studios. We are looking for someone who can start in late-July or early August.

An ideal Curioo teacher will: 

  • have a university degree (preferably with an Education focus)
  • have 2-3 years of experience teaching children
  • be a native speaker or be fluent in English (TOEIC 750+; CEFR B2+)
  • be able to communicate with students and parents in Japanese (native speaker or JLPT N3+) *preferred
  • have an English Teaching Certificate (TEFL / CELTA, or equivalent)
  • have a valid visa to work in Japan / sponsorship available
  • work 5 days per week; flexible schedule during holidays

Candidates who meet all listed requirements can expect to be paid the top rate. Opportunities for raises for those who up-skill while working at Curioo Japan.

Job Description

Teach, learn, and grow.

What are the skills needed for the future leaders of tomorrow?  At Curioo, we strive to  facilitate curiosity, communication, and a growth mindset in our studios. Curioo teachers facilitate in four subject areas: of Creative Design, Technology, Entrepreneurship, and English Communication.  We are looking for educators to help grow future-ready young people in a fun, positive student-centred learning environment.


A typical day involves team planning, teaching groups of up to 8 students ages 3–12, and entering individual student feedback into our proprietary AI-driven behavioural-aptitude reporting system. Full time teachers work an 8-hour shift between 11:00-21:00 weekdays and 9:00-18:00 on Saturdays. Training is conducted both prior to teaching and ongoing throughout the year, supported by both Curioo Japan and Curioo Global.

Throughout the year, we have a number of events for our students and their families. Some of our past events are: the Global Explorers exchange programme with students from Curioo Vietnam and China; Market Day, where students make and sell their goods or services; Seasonal Day Camps; Halloween and Christmas events.

Other Benefits:

  • monthly transport stipend
  • social insurance benefits
  • 2 regular days off per week + national holidays*
  • studio holidays New Year
  • 10 discretionary paid leave days (after 6 months)
  • professional development course tuition subsidy*

Recruiting Process: 

1. Application with video interview

2. Zoom interview

3. Studio Visit and mini - Model Lesson


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Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan

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Educating the new generation to create + build an exciting future. We are a Digital/Tech, Creative Design, Entrepreneur and Language learning platform. Our learning programs develop the critically important practical and behavioural skills that prepare... read more about Curioo Japan
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Tokyo Office
C/O Global Village Media
1-7-20-B2 Yaesu, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
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