Preschool Teacher

Clarence International School
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Job Overview

  • Employer Type Direct Hire
  • Industry Education / Teaching
  • Salary ¥300,000 - ¥335,000 / Month
  • English Level Native level
  • Japanese Level Not necessary
  • Restricted to Domestic Applicants? Japan only
  • Visa Sponsorship Yes

Job Requirements


  • Successful teaching experience in an Early Years setting.
  • Experience of assessing pupils.
  • High level of personal skill in and passion for EYFS teaching and innovation.
  • Interest in innovative activity design and integration of creativity and the arts

Disposition – evidence of:

  • Personal and intellectual qualities required to set an example to others.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and be proactive.
  • Commitment to excellence and to raise the skills and personal achievements of all pupils.
  • Flexibility, drive, energy and enthusiasm.
  • Approachability and a sense of humour.

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Knowledge and understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum
  • An awareness of key child development stages.
  • Ability to be a good team player with a good understanding of how teamwork contributes to school improvement.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure, prioritise tasks and manage time effectively in order to meet deadlines.

Job Description

Professional Responsibilities

The post holder will be required to exercise her/his professional skills and judgement to carry out, in a collaborative manner, the professional duties set out below:-

1. Development of the school

  • Supporting the vision, positive ethos and policies of CIS and work to develop the teaching, learning and attainment of pupils
  • Working with the team in achieving the priorities and targets which the school sets for itself in implementing an innovative and arts-focussed  curriculum.

2. Teaching and Learning

  • Working as part of a team to plan and prepare stimulating, challenging, enjoyable learning opportunities which take into account the individual abilities of the pupils in the class.
  • Supporting the development and on-going review of the school’s curriculum.
  • Being an exemplary teacher, clearly demonstrating that all pupils’ needs are met and their learning is challenging.
  • Giving immediate oral/written feedback to pupils about their learning so that they know how to improve.
  • Assessing, recording and reporting on the development, progress and attainment of pupils.
  • Supporting the development of the school’s assessment procedures.
  • Maintaining high standards of behaviour in all learning situations.
  • Communicating and consulting with the parents/carers of pupils about their child’s experience and progress

3. Management

  • Informing and managing Teaching Assistants in support roles in lessons where relevant.
  • Working closely with the whole school team to secure and maintain excellent communication and high standards across the school.

4. Other Specific Responsibilities

  • Participating in continuing professional development (CPD) activities
  • Participating in the review and management of performance
  • In liaison with team and school leaders, support local day trips to enhance and encourage the skills and experience of all pupils.
  • Registering attendance of pupils and supervising pupils whether before, during or after school.
  • Running high quality extra-curricular activities
  • Contributing to and attending whole school and community events throughout the year
  • Take on other duties and responsibilities as directed by the Head of School.



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Clarence International Schools are British International Preschools with locations in Omotesando, Tokyo and Kashiwanoha, Chiba. Following the principles and practices of the Early Years Foundation Stage, our school has a strong arts-based curriculum. Catering for... read more about Clarence International School
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