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Co-lead Teacher Position in Tokyo


Kodomo edu International School,
a Reggio-inspired Preschool in Nakameguro, Tokyo, JAPAN

Start Date: March 1, 2023

Description, Responsibilities, & Duties

We, Kodomo Edu, are a Reggio-inspired Preschool in Tokyo, JAPAN, blending Japanese Zen philosophy with Reggio.
We are located in the center of Tokyo, Nakameguro. Our neighborhood is beautiful with a long river with lots of cherry blossoms in spring.

Teachers are very diverse and we love this dynamic team. We aim to be a game-changer in the Japanese education industry and create the collaborative and supportive environment for both children and teachers.

We would like to welcome a passionate teacher who love Reggio approach and Japanese culture!

* Be committed to the child-centered learning environment by bringing the sense of wonder to the children.
* Observe the children and present them appropriate questions that can encourage them to explore further.
* Create documentations by observing the children so as to share their learning process with your colleagues and the parents.
* Be proactive to improve the school
* Be a constant learner to deepen your teaching skill (We provide dedicated training programs.)
* Take appropriate free time to deepen your knowledge and interest which can contribute to the classroom.

* School Hours: 9:00am to 6:00pm or/ 8:30pm-5:30pm (one-hour lunch break)
* Work hours : 40 hours in a week, from Monday to Friday

Co-Lead Teacher

Minimum Qualifications/Requirements

* Preschool teacher qualifications required.
* Work experience at Reggio-inspired school more than 2 years would be preferable.
* The contract needs to be more than 2 year.

Salary & Benefits

* Compensation: from 300,000 yen to 400,000 yen
* Holidays : Japanese holidays, 2 weeks summer break, 2 weeks winter break, 1 week at Spring Break
* Initial and regular-basis trainings by Reggio Emilia approach professionals
* Visa support
* Opportunity for promotion

Application Procedures

Please email your resume at We will consider all applications carefully, but only successful candidates will be contacted. Thank you very much.

Program Description

Reggio-inspired program blending with Japanese Zen philosophy

Contact Info

Yoshimi Ueda
Founder of Kodomo Edu International School
Tel: +81-80-4173-2017

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