Abroad ESL Teacher for Horizon Japan International School
Job Overview for Abroad ESL Teacher:
Salary Per Month:
Late Afternoon (3pm-6pm)
Elementary & Junior (age 5-15)
High School & College Prep (age 15-18)
Job Details for Abroad ESL Teacher
Bachelor or above
Native North American
Native Australian/New Zealand
Native South Africa
Min Hours Per Week:
Abroad ESL Teacher Job Description
Thank you for your interest in working at Horizon Japan International School. We are interested in excellent teachers who are passionate about education and are willing and able to contribute to school and student life in a wide variety of ways.
We have recruited the most talented faculty from all over the world; our teachers are from Australia, Canada, France, Japan, Turkey, the UK and the United States. Our outstanding faculty provide a safe, nurturing environment for students to learn in, foster intellectual rigor and independent thinking, and promote high standards, collegiality and an extremely strong sense of community.
We value candidates who exhibit a passion for teaching, who have experience with students from diverse backgrounds, whose pursuit of professional development is keen and ongoing, and whose academic background and teaching experience are directly relevant to the position.
Abroad ESL Teacher Job Requirements
- English as a mother tongue
- A degree in Education/ or a Teaching Credential
- Teaching experience (Beneficial)
- Experience planning after-school activities
- Two to five years of teaching experience in the specific grade level or subject area of our vacancy
- Experience working in accredited schools
- Experience working in a multi-cultural setting
- Familiarity with the best practice methodologies as they apply to teach a diverse student body, as well as evidence of recent professional growth activities
- Experience and commitment to sponsoring extracurricular and after-school activities
Child Protection & Safeguarding
Aligned with the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection, we hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection. Horizon has a child protection policy in place.
HJIS will be requesting a police background check with the local police authorities for each new employee. All new employees coming from outside Japan are required to provide a police background check from their current country of employment/residence and all previous countries worked.
Abroad ESL Teacher Salary and Compensation
- Relocation allowance (initial flight fee + apartment deposits)
- Visa procurement assistance
- Assistance with finding housing
- Medical insurance
- Sick leave
- Transportation allowance
- Professional development
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Company Information for Horizon Japan International School
As an authorized IB World School, Horizon students in PreSchool through Secondary School follow the internationally recognized standards and practices governed by the International Baccalaureate Organization®(IB) in Geneva, Switzerland. Founded in 1966, the IB assures authorized World Schools meet the international benchmarks for quality education. IB educators are specifically trained to develop students’ natural curiosity. As of 3 May 2019, there are 6,608 IB programs being offered worldwide across 5,057 schools in 156 countries and over 76 languages.
The IB organization uses the talents of educators around the world to continuously update curriculum, train educators and evaluate programs. The IB pedagogy inspires exemplary teaching and learning. The ability to think critically, work collaboratively, communicate effectively and solve complex problems distinguishes IB World School graduates.