SATURDAY CLASS TEACHING POSITION with Elementary School aged children
Immediate start for training in the Osaka area.
Kinder Kids International School (KKIS) is a global educational establishment with a presence in Japan, Canada, and Hawaii. Grad Club is an extension of KKIS for its elementary aged and up members.
Established in the year 2000, KKIS was founded to change the way we approach Early Childhood Education and challenge the status quo. We have an excellent reputation and a proven track record and believe in preparing our children for the future globalized world with a deep respect for our native culture and an equal respect for other cultures too.
Grad Club was established as a place for Kinder Kids graduates to further their English learning.
With a GLOBAL presence and a PASSION for high quality education, KKIS & Grad Club is able to collaborate with an educational team from all over the world (50 plus nationalities) and bring an education that is truly UNIQUE, independent and far reaching.
Children should be in a school that keeps them SAFE and allows them to IMAGINE, CREATE and EXPLORE. Our INDEPENDENT curriculum is designed to just that. As the school educates the future members of our society, we believe that we should be ACTIVE members of the COMMUNITY and make positive contributions, prepare the children for the future and role model excellence.
Job Specific Section
We are now hiring teachers to join our professional team of educators.
We are specifically looking for applicants in the Osaka and Nara area - Myrica School and Nara Tomigaoka School. Please consult our website for location details and remember to mention preferences in your application.
We are looking for only the best PEOPLE to join our excellent team of teachers. This post is best suited to people who have an ambition to work within the field of education as a teacher/educator, and have an interest in building a future with us.
The Saturday Class teacher position involves teaching children between 6 and 12 years old in our school. It is a part-time position.
We naturally prepare a training and onboarding program prior to starting your new position. This will help you to LEARN all about our VALUES, our CURRICULUM and educational PRACTICES.
We embrace a 50/50 RELATIONSHIP regarding Professional Development. If we identify an area of need, we will allocate required training, If you identify an area of need, we will allocate the requested training. Clear and open communication is the basis for this successful relationship.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for people who have a PASSION for teaching, making a DIFFERENCE and challenging the status quo. We want only the best people who are willing and able to help us maintain and build upon our high standards in Education. You will need to have a friendly and outgoing personality, be easy to get along with and talk to plus;
You will need to have;
- A current Japan working visa.
- A positive and collaborative attitude.
- Excellent communication skills.
- A good command of both written and spoken English.
- Access to reliable transportation that will get you to work on time.
- At least 1 year of teaching experience, or two years working experience post graduation in your home country, or two years working experience in Japan.
- Experience working in a customer service environment with proven and demonstrative skills.
- A passion to improve the education and care levels of children.
- A belief in and active support of Diversity & Inclusion Programs.
- Experience proactively facilitating and driving team work.
- A belief in and awareness of the importance of bilingualism at any stage of life
- A flexible work ethic, we believe in TEAM SPIRIT to get things done.
*You will need to be both physically and mentally fit and be able to pass a medical examination prior to contracting.
If you can speak Japanese or have any currently valid first aid qualifications, these skills will add to your application. In addition, any Preschool, Kindergarten or ECE qualifications are advantageous.
What you will get from us;
We work very hard to make sure that as an employer, our people feel safe, secure and happy. We have an excellent training program, support network and are fully prepared to invest in you and your future.
You will also receive;
A competitive hourly rate.
A Year End Completion Bonus of 25,000 - 35,000Yen (Guaranteed when contracts are completed fully depending on your attendance and start date)
Transportation costs covered in full.
A safe and respectful work environment.
An opportunity to work in a truly global, educational school.
A voice within our global company.
If you are looking for something different, a new challenge, please feel free to apply. Learn more about us at our website.
We look forward to receiving your application. If successful you will be invited to in-person or online interview.
If you are serious, WILLING TO WORK HARD, and ready TO TAKE ON A CHALLENGE, we are waiting to receive your application.
One final point!
If you are reading this and do not have one year of teaching experience, apply anyway. With the right passion and enthusiasm, we can help you!
We are looking forward receiving your application.
**Please note that we are currently operating with additional safety measures as a result of Covid-19, we encourage you to ask for further information during the interview stage**
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