Opportunities

 

Yoyogi International School is seeking creative, caring and compassionate teachers to join our staff in Shibuya, Tokyo. We are an IB PYP School with a Project Based Learning middle school. We are a small boutique school in a special location where one person can make a significant impact. Our resources are community based and world class standard.

 

PYP Elementary Homeroom Teacher

Our teachers foster a love of learning by encouraging children to be curious, confident and compassionate. Our team works together to creates a rigorous student-focused programme with opportunity for teacher and student agency.

Please see below for the base requirements of this position:

  • BA or MA with state/ provincial teaching certification (ie., QTS, OTC, DOE)
  • A native English speaker is preferred
  • 2 years international teaching experience is preferred but willing to train a strong candidate
  • PYP experience is preferred but not required
  • Supportive team work environment with small classes (16) and PD opportunities
  • This position is for the 2024/2025 school year beginning August 1, 2024

Teaching Assistant (Kindergarten / PYP early years)

Yoyogi International School is looking for an assistant teacher to support the Kindergarten and early primary classes.

Please see below for the base requirements of this position:

  • BA or MA in Primary or Early Childhood Education 
  • Hold a teaching license or certification (highly desirable)
  • Fluent in English and Japanese (highly desirable)
  • Currently reside in Japan
  • This position is for the 2024/2025 school year

EAL (English as an Additional Language) teacher

Yoyogi International School is looking for a schoolwide (K-8) EAL support teacher to guide our students on their international learning journey. 

Please see below for the base requirements of this position:

  • BA or MA with teaching certification (i.e. CELTA, DELTA, TESOL)
  • A native English speaker is preferred
  • previous experience working with ELL
  • 2 years of international teaching experience
  • PYP experience is preferred but not required
  • This position is for the 2024/2025 school year

Substitute TeacherYoyogi International School is always looking for substitute teachers to join our substitute teacher pool. 

  • BA or MA in Primary Education
  • Hold a teaching licence or certification
  • Minimum 2 years of teaching experience at primary level school
  • Fluent in English


If you wish to apply, please send your resume with your photo and cover letter to hire@yoyogiinternationalschool.com We may only contact selected candidates.

At Yoyogi International School, we prioritize the safety of our students. In accordance with the guidelines set forth by the International Task Force on Child Protection, we adhere to rigorous recruitment standards, with a special focus on safeguarding children. All prospective international staff applying for positions at our school are required to furnish proof of "child protection" or "working with children" certification as an integral part of their application process.