Full-Time International Primary School Homeroom Teacher


Are you passionate about teaching? Do you enjoy working with young learners? Are you dedicated to training future innovators in this changing world?If so, we would like to hear from you!Laurus International School of Science requires enthusiastic and experienced Primary and Secondary (Middle) School teachers for the positions of Homeroom and Subject area Teachers. Candidates must be native English speakers with backgrounds in international school education. Applicants should have a B.A / B.Sc or higher as well as teaching certification with the appropriate credential in primary school teaching. Preference will be given to teachers currently in Japan with more than three years experience. Japanese language ability is not a requirement.OUR SCHOOL:Based on the learning milestones & objectives of the Cambridge Curriculum, Laurus International School of Science is the first and only STEM school in Japan. Besides our strong focus on developing traditional core competencies, we embrace the latest technologies & teaching methods and prepare children for the world of tomorrow. With a strong focus on science at all levels, we are passionate about developing inquisitive minds. Students are involved in inquiry-based learning throughout. Alongside STEM, Project-Based Learning (PBL) is one of the core features of our curricular framework. Our school is equipped with world class science and technology classrooms, and we are fully equipped with all of the science & technology resources we require as a cutting edge STEM school. Additionally, our school has both a traditional library and a unique “Life Library” that contains a variety of flora and fauna supporting our emphasis in the Sciences. Our school hosts a wide range of exciting community events throughout the year, including Performance Day, STEM Fair, and much much more.OUR TEACHERS:We are looking for innovative and dedicated professional teachers, capable of using English as the medium of teaching, that would like to work, play, challenge, and learn with our children. We offer our students a multicultural learning environment and a full immersion English language program.As a Laurus teacher you would be working within a dynamic team, educating a class of international and internationally minded students in Tokyo. We teach a comprehensive Cambridge curriculum tailored to our students' needs.OUR OPPORTUNITIES:We offer professional development opportunities and the chance to work and collaborate with like-minded teachers on a daily basis. Ongoing support is provided to ensure our students and teaching staff are able to reach their full potential. Laurus International School of Science is growing rapidly with new schools opening frequently and exciting educational programmes constantly being developed and implemented. Opportunities are available to become involved in such projects and we offer the potential for career advancement for successful teachers.Join us and our future innovators as we seek to change the world for the better!POSITION DETAILSSalary:350,000 - 400,000 yen per month (Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications)Working Hours:-Monday to Friday-8:30 to 17:30 with a one-hour break-40 hours per weekBenefits:-Health Insurance-Social Insurance-Employment Insurance-Transportation costs covered (up to 25,000 yen per month)-Continuing Professional DevelopmentHolidays:-Saturday and Sunday off-National/public holidays off-Annual paid leave: 6 weeks of school holidays (7 from year 2), 5 paid flexible days , 5 paid sick days (2nd year)