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Preschool Teacher Assistant - THIS IS NOT AN ESL/EAL POSITION (expired)

Summerhill International School(サマーヒルインターナショナルスクール)
Job ID
Minato-ku, Tokyo
Post date
Mar 24, 2020
Education / Teaching
Child Education, Pre-school Teacher
Work Type
Full Time / Experienced (Non-Manager)
¥242,650 ~ ¥242,650 / Month


  • English: Native level
  • Must currently reside in Japan


Are you a motivated learner? Want to experience a true international school and jump start your career in teaching?

We are recruiting for Learning Assistant positions at our junior infant international prep school for IMMEDIATE start and for AUGUST 2020.

K1 and K2 assistant educators (these are infant classes ages are 15 months to 3 years old), Please note: this includes helping with nappy changing and other care that this age group requires.

We need educators who understand purposeful play, assessing and documenting learning as well as maintaining international standards in teaching and learning.

A little about us:
We are an accredited International Baccalaureate (IB) school running the Primary Years Program (PYP) in our 3-6 age group and a ‘Reggio inspired approach’ to learning centre in our infants room (15 months - 2 years old).
We are recognized and registered with TAIP (Tokyo Association of International Preschools) and attend a variety of internationally recognized training for Early Years, (paid for by us).

We have 16 different nationalities at our school and growing and as a result we are now searching for the best of the best! Our team of educators are motivated, inspiring, think-outside the box kind of people. We value best practice in the early years and want people who do as well. We are not a part time job! We are looking for motivated people who want to make a difference in international education.

Our team comes from and has taught all over the world, and due to promotions and larger than expected enrollment, our search has begun.

Why us?:
We offer great work/life balance, bright airy learning environments, we are initiating several new projects in our school next year including, S.T.E.A.M and Forest School. Our director and teachers are expats, and we are looking for dedicated Early Years educators to join our awesome team.

Desirable candidates will have -

Experience: 2 or more years at a recognized international school (preferably not a local school) in the Early Years (preferred)
Experience with babies, managing expectations of curriculum and outcomes related to the EYFS curriculum and a love of play.
Experience in EYFS (UK curriculum) very advantageous.

Hours: 40 hrs per week (set) shifts range from 8-3, 8-4, 9-5 Monday to Friday only.
Wage: depending on EYFS experience 242,650 Monthly

Due to the number of resumes we receive, only suitable applicants will be contacted for an interview.
Check out our website for more details:

The above information is a public job ad. This job ad is neither an offer nor a contract.

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