Unison World English Nursery School is an international school located right in front of Sendai station (10 minutes on foot) which has perfect access to anywhere in Sendai, the largest city in Northeast Japan (Tohoku in Japanese). We provide an English immersion environment to our nursery and after-school programs for children age mainly from 1-10. Our vision is to nurture next generation global leaders. To achieve that we aim to provide a fun and encouraging environment for children to ensure that they develop skills and abilities to be open, caring, and international. We are looking for one native English homeroom teacher who can start from Sep/ Oct 2021 to bring in more dynamics to our team.
We are looking for a homeroom teacher who:
-Has teaching experience with young children
-is accommodated to a preschool environment
-is flexible to changes and new challenges
-is a team player and works well with others in an international atmosphere
-is open-minded, outgoing, and motivated
-is well-organized and have a professional manner
-can implement school curriculum and come up with lesson plans for students
[Qualifications & Requirements]
Bachelor’s degree in Education/ Early Childhood Education/ Nursery/ Elementary Education (Strongly preferred)
-Preferably to received final education in North America (U.S. & Canada)
-Other skill sets that’s beneficial to teaching young children (e.g. musical instruments, dance, art, sports…etc.) is a plus
-Japanese language skills: Preferred, but not required
-Currently residing in Japan (Advantageous)
Monday to Friday (hours vary based on shift), some Saturdays and school events.
Current Shifts: 7:45-16:45 / 8:00-17:00/ 8:30-17:30 / 9:00-18:00/ 9:30-18:30
[Salary & Benefit Package]
-￥240,000~￥280,000/ Month based on experience. All new teachers will have a 3-month probation period. Possible salary increases based on performance (twice a year evaluation).
-10 paid holidays after six months of employment (incremental based on years of employment), Golden week holiday, and New Year holiday. Total of 120 days off this year (2021).
-Visa sponsorship and visa procedure assistance
- Housing assistance to find apartment in area close to school with basic appliance (initial deposit is paid by school and rent is paid by teacher)
-Career advancement opportunity
-Subsidized public transportation
-Insurance covered: Health insurance/ Labor insurance/ Social security
-Annual health check-up provided
[How to Apply & Interview Method]
If you are interested in working at Unison, please expect to send the following documents after your application on GaijinPot: 1) Resume including clear photo 2) Cover letter 3) Copy of degree or Diploma 4) Copy of any relevant Certificates
We will only correspond with applicants who we wish to take a step ahead in the recruitment process to set up Skype interview first and may followed by a demo lesson depending on the interview result.