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Job ID : 1118006 Date Updated : June 17th, 2024
40years in teaching and over 1800schools

【Chiba, Japan】 KDI Full-Time Kindergarten Teacher

Hiring Company Kids Duo International - State of the art bilingual kindergarten
Location Chiba Prefecture, Ichikawa-shi
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 3 million yen ~ Negotiable, based on experience

Job Description

Yaruki Switch Group is currently looking for enthusiastic & passionate teachers to join our Kids Duo International schools in Chiba Prefecture for the April 2021 school year!

Positions are currently available in:

  • Ichikawa-shi
  • Nagareyama-shi
  • Urayasu-shi

We look forward to receiving your application! (Please note that a copy of your English Resume, and Cover Letter should be included in your initial application). 

Job Description

Kids Duo International is a state-of-the-art bilingual kindergarten with a fully tailored curriculum of English, Japanese and Physical Education. Our programs are designed to nurture children’s confidence and motivation, and prepare them for a lifetime of learning and success!

While Kids Duo International has a set curriculum, teachers are actively encouraged to grow and expand on these foundations to create truly unique and personalized lessons. Teachers can expect to cover a broad variety of English subjects such as Reading & Writing, Phonics, Songs & Chants, Arts & Crafts, and Show & Tell with classes of 24-30 students aged 2-6.

As a bilingual International School, our students also participate in a plethora of Japanese-language classes & activities as well. This includes Music, Vocational Roleplay, and our expansive Physical Education program, the aptly named (and student-favorite) “Ninja Class.” Native English instructors accompany their students throughout all of these programs, and are encouraged to participate as well!

Regular working hours are 8:30~17:30, Monday-Friday (occasional special events also held on weekends as well). Teachers may also be asked to work paid overtime in mornings and evenings, if able.

Benefits & Compensation

  • Starting monthly salary of ¥250,000 (negotiable)
  • Pay raise & career advancement opportunities available based on performance
  • Renewal bonus of ¥100,000 upon successful completion and re-signing of 1 year contract
  • Ten paid days of leave / year (after 6 months of employment), in addition to national holidays
  • Fully-paid comprehensive initial training included, in addition to regular training workshops throughout the year
  • All work-related commuting costs reimbursed
  • Social Security & Health Insurance provided
  • Visa sponsorship and renewal support available

* Some contract details may vary depending on location.

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level No experience
Career Level Entry Level
Minimum English Level Native (Amount Used: English Only)
Minimum Japanese Level None
Minimum Education Level Associate Degree/Diploma
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills

We are looking for new teachers who:

  • Currently reside in Japan
  • Are Native English Speakers*
  • Are independent and creatively minded, ready to innovate and adapt in any circumstance
  • Can be team-oriented, passionate, enthusiastic, and creative in your approach to teaching children
  • Have a strong sense of professionalism, and are self-motivated
  • Prior experience with children (teaching or otherwise) is preferred

*Our curriculum puts emphasis on pronunciation and phonics practice.
Only applicants that are able to meet the highest standards of fluency will be considered.

Job Location

  • Chiba Prefecture, Ichikawa-shi

Work Conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 3 million yen ~ Negotiable, based on experience
Work Hours Working hours: 8:30~17:30, Mon-Fri (occasional weekend events)

Job Category

  • Education > Instructor, Teacher, Coach
  • Sales > Other (Sales)
  • Human Resources > Payroll, Compensation and Benefits
  • Human Resources > Other (Human Resources)
  • Customer Service, Secretary and Administration > Sales Assistant

Company Details

Company Type Large Company (more than 300 employees)