Tokyo Children’s Garden – International School Teacher

Job Overview

  • Employer Type Recruiter / Dispatch / Temp Agency
  • Industry Education / Teaching
  • Salary From 3,000,000 JPY / Year
  • English Level Native level
  • Japanese Level Not necessary
  • Restricted to Domestic Applicants? Japan only
  • Visa Sponsorship Yes

Based on the Reggio Emilia approach, Tokyo Children’s Garden is an international school that focuses on fun, play-focused learning using student-driven programs to support children in exploring the world around them, and set them on a path to be independent, life-long learners. The school is highly invested in its teaching staff, with a team of experienced teachers with diverse international backgrounds undergoing regular professional development workshops.

Job Requirements

●Currently residing in Japan
●Prefer that applicants have experience with the Reggio Emilia method of teaching, having previously taught in the Reggio Emilia method, or having undergone education in the method as a child. Lacking such background, applicants must have a high level of interest in the Reggio Emilia method overall, and be willing and able to study and teach in the Reggio Emilia method.
●Ability to create lessons where the children learn through a variety of experiences alongside each other
●Being able to be a ‘collaborator’ or ‘educational partner’ who co-learns with the student, rather than a classical lecturer
●A Team player who can share and collaborate with students and staff
●A patient professional who is understanding with students who may not understand particular topics

Job Description

●Work closely with a team of teachers to create and deliver student-driven activities and programs (e.g. arts & crafts, drama, story-telling, dance and so on)
●Communicating closely with school staff, advisers and clients
●Assisting with preparing daily student activity journals
●Supervising students on occasional off-site excursions
●Undergoing continuous professional development
●Representing the image and presentation of the school


●Health insurance, worker’s compensation insurance and pension enrollment
●Housing allowance for lecturers living near the school
●Commuting allowance (up to 8,000 yen/mo.)

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