Gymboree Preschool/After School/Saturday School Teacher

Gymboree International School
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Job Overview

  • Employer Type Direct Hire
  • Industry Education / Teaching
  • Salary ¥234,000 / Month (4 days (up to 30 hours per week - average 7.5 hours a day)
  • English Level Native level
  • Japanese Level Basic Level
  • Restricted to Domestic Applicants? Japan only
  • Visa Sponsorship Yes

Job Requirements

We are currently looking for candidates who:

- are confident singing and performing in front of children and parents
- have a playful and energetic personality and teaching style
- enjoy playing with and teaching young children in mommy and me and drop-off settings
- are team players and can share responsibilities with other staff

Preferred Work Experience
- Experience working at a preschool/kindergarten or early learning center
- Experience leading classes or performing for young children and their parents

Job Description

At Gymboree your world will be filled with laughter, music, and the personal reward of knowing that you are helping children gain the social/emotional, physical and cognitive skills they need to succeed. Our age-appropriate activities encourage children to explore and discover their interests with support from their parents, teachers and peers in a safe, play-based environment.

Our teachers lead dynamic and interactive preschool prep (1.5-2.5yrs), preschool/kindergarten (2-6yrs), after school/Saturday school (3-6yrs) and mommy & me classes (0-5yrs). The curriculum for our drop-off programs has been developed in Japan and is a combination of Gymboree original play, music, art, global kids activities and English learning activities.

We provide excellent paid training, support, and motivation to help you grow and succeed. Employees are thoroughly trained in the Gymboree Method of Teaching, operation of our facilities, and child development. This training requires a commitment to learn and grow, and is a long-term proposition. As a teacher at Gymboree, you will gain skills that will not only make you a better teacher but also a better parent in the future.

<Work Location>  Motoazabu (Hiroo) (8min walk from Hiroo Station on the Hibiya Line)

<Work Days & Hours> 4 days a week including Saturday (shorter day on Saturdays)

  • Teachers can add days by covering for other teachers at any of our locations in the Tokyo region
  • Successful teachers may be asked to work full time from April 2023

<Hourly Salary>

Training: 1,500 yen/hr

After Training: ¥234,000/month (for 4 days up to 30 hours)


  • Transportation expenses covered
  • Paid leave after 6 months
  • Visa Sponsorship
  • Days off for Public Holidays and School Closures

<Expected Start Date>  As soon as possible





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2-3-30 Motoazabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

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At Gymboree International School(Gymboree Play & Music), we offer age-appropriate mommy & me (0-3yrs) and drop-off programs (1.5-9yrs) for children 0 – 9 years old. All of our programs incorporate our globally acclaimed Gymboree original... read more about Gymboree International School
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Contact Us

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