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Preschool Teacher : Founding member of a new preschool in Tokyo

Location:

Kodomo Edu Preschool
Tokyo, JAPAN

Start Date: March 1, 2019

Description, Responsibilities, & Duties

If you are passionate about exploring children’s creativity and working in a multicultural environment, we would like to present you a job opportunity at our school.

We are opening a Reggio Emilia inspired International Preschool in Tokyo next Spring. Our organization, KodomoEdu, is an educational blog site about Reggio Emilia approach and overseas educational trends. We’ve hosted three camps for these two years to introduce Reggio Emilia approach in Japan, where Reggio Emilia approach isn’t well known yet. And over 140 students participated through word of mouth. We’ve received high-evaluation from education-minded parents in Tokyo. As receiving many requests from the parents, we decided to open our first school in the center of Tokyo next spring.

Our journey just started, but we welcome a passionate teacher who want to be a founding member and a game-changer in the Japanese education industry.
We’ve been studying Reggio Emilia approach through contact with domestic and international professionals, and would like to share our learnings with you also.

JOB DESCRIPTION :

* 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 as a founding member
* Take regular basis training of Reggio Emilia approach to deepen your teaching skill (We provide you dedicated training programs including overseas training.)
* Take appropriates free time to deepen your knowledge and interest which can contribute to the classroom.

WORK HOURS:

* School Hours: 8:30am to 6:30pm (Morning shift/afternoon shift)
* Work hours : 40 hours per week, 5 days from Monday to Saturday
* Holidays : Japanese holidays, at least two-week summer break and two-week winter break
* Start date: March 2019

Minimum Qualifications/Requirements

* Teaching qualifications more than BA is required.
* Work experience more than 3 years would be preferable.
* We prefer the candidates who can continue more than 2 years.

Salary & Benefits

WE OFFER:

* Appropriate working hours (to keep the quality of education)
* Initial and regular-basis trainings by Reggio Emilia approach professionals
* Compensation:(Monthly) from 300,000 yen (US$ 2,700) to 380,000 yen (US$ 3,400)
* House arrangement & house allowance
* Visa support
* Opportunity for promotion
* Bonuses

Application Procedures

Program Description

Contact Info

Founder : Yoshimi Ueda
Contact : info@kodomo-edu.com

Your support will help us advance the quality of every child's one childhood.

Together, we are empowering exceptional education.