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Preschool Teacher Needed with a Background in Education in Mie Prefecture, Japan

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  • Preschool Teacher Needed with a Background in Education in Mie Prefecture, Japan

    By: Maple Leaf International School < Show E-mail >

    Date: Sat, 03 Dec 2016

    Location: Japan (Asia)

    Maple Leaf International School is currently seeking a preschool teacher with a background in education for our 1-3 year old preschool class. The position starts from April, with training to occur mid-March.

    Maple Leaf International School is located in Matsusaka City, Mie Prefecture. Matsusaka is about 1 hour south of Nagoya and 1.5 hours northeast of Osaka. There is a population of about 170,000 people, spread over an area of 623 square kms.

    We are a private International School focusing on students between the ages of 2 to 6. The main area of focus of our school is our Preschool Immersion program, where children are taught an array of subjects in English 5 days a week from 3 to 5 hours a day. We also have once a week English conversation classes for students outside of the immersion program as well as a English Extended Childcare program.

    The school houses 4 classrooms as well as a staff office, and waiting room for customers. We have a playground on site, and are walking distance to 2 large parks, which we use for field trips. The school is filled with resources and materials for teachers to use.

    About the position

    Working Hours:

    Monday to Friday 8:30~5:30

    Maximum of 25 teaching hours per week

    Preschool course lessons occur every day and are from 9:15-12:15

    Afternoon lesson occur 2 to 3 times a week and vary in length from 50-90 minutes.

    Teachers teach the same children every lesson, and only would be required to teach different children if substituting.


    260,000yen per month to start. Compensation reviewed twice a year during performance reviews and regular raises given to top performers.


    1 autumn bonus and 1 Spring bonus based on performance each up to 100,000 yen


    Must have experience working with young children.

    A degree in an education related field, or a teaching certification is required.

    Responsibilities include:

    -Teaching multiple subjects to children in the preschool course

    -Teaching children in afternoon English conversation courses

    -Supervising children during playtime and in the daycare

    -Writing lesson plans and reports

    -Creating teaching materials

    -Communicating with parents

    -Participating in Spring and Summer School programs

    -Participating in school events such as sports day, Open School, Halloween Parade etc

    -Participating in school and class field trips

    -Attending staff meetings

    -General classroom maintenance


    Teachers have the option of staying in a partially furnished company apartment (52,000-56,000yen per month). Accommodations are modern, 1 or 2 bedroom apartments and are roughly 40-50 squared meters (quite large by Japanese standards). No key money or deposit is necessary.


    -Full Visa sponsorship available

    Approximate Vacation time

    -10 flexible vacation days upon completing 6 months of contract, 11 additional days after 18 months.

    -5 days during Golden Week (May)

    -5 days during Obon (August)

    -12 days during Winter Break

    -4 days during Spring Break

    Use of school computer (each preschool staff is assigned a notebook computer)

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    Preschool Teacher Needed with a Background in Education in Mie Prefecture, Japan

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