BarryMernin 2017-07-21 01:29:24
Hokkaido International School is actively seeking an enthusiastic, creative, dynamic, and collaborative teacher to teach two sections of Elementary Japanese on its Niseko campus for the upcoming 2017-2018 academic year. About HIS Niseko: Hokkaido International School in Niseko is a private, coeducational day school that offers a western-style education from pre-school through 6th grade for students of all nationalities. English is the language of instruction. Hokkaido International School in Niseko was established in 2011 and is a branch of Hokkaido International School in Sapporo. HIS Niseko and HIS Sapporo are the only international schools on the island of Hokkaido. HIS-Niseko has 3 full-time teachers: Early Years, Primary Years and Intermediate Years. Teachers are US, Singaporean, and Australian nationals. The HIS school year is 180 days long and is divided into semesters. Report cards are distributed twice yearly at the end of each semester. Conferences are held mid-semester or at the end of the first and third quarter. The school is in the process of growing. The ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of Japanese teaching experience, and interest in being part of a dynamic group of teachers. Additionally, qualified candidates are experienced with technology integration, are open to learning and trying new tools, and possess cultural competency. Please submit cover letter and résumé to Barry Mernin, HIS Niseko Teaching Administrator No phone calls, please. How to Apply Please submit the following materials: Introduction letter describing yourself Statement of your educational philosophy and practices Your professional résumé Provide 3 references and contact information for each If submitting electronically, please submit PDFs to: If submitting hard copies, please mail to: Barry Mernin/HIS Niseko 12 Aza Fujimi Niseko-cho, Abuta-gun JAPAN 048-1501 Notes: Additional Salary Information: Salary is based on years of experience and educational degrees