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This school is based in Tokyo, Japan and is looking for an IB Music Teacher.


Shinagawa International School invites applications from experienced and passionate educators for the role of IB PYP/Primary Homeroom Teacher. The ideal candidate will be responsible for delivering high-quality, inquiry-based instruction to primary school students, fostering a nurturing and stimulating environment that supports each student’s learning journey according to the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP).

Values and Attitudes:

We are seeking educators who embody the following qualities:
• Passion for Teaching: Inspires students with enthusiastic and innovative teaching practices.
• Student-Centered Approach: Prioritizes the well-being and learning needs of every student, adapting teaching methods to support diverse learners.
• Lifelong Learner: Demonstrates a commitment to personal and professional growth, continuously seeking to improve and update teaching... methodologies.
• Collaborative Spirit: Works effectively within a team, contributing to a positive and productive learning environment for students and staff.
• Respect for Diversity: Embraces and respects cultural differences, fostering an inclusive community where all students feel valued and included.

Skills and Qualifications:
• Educational Background: Bachelor’s degree in Education or a closely related field.
• Experience: At least 3 years of teaching experience at the primary level, with a strong preference for candidates who have taught within the IB PYP framework.
• Pedagogical Knowledge: A solid understanding of modern educational practices, including inquiry-based learning, differentiation, and formative assessment strategies.
• Communication Skills: Outstanding verbal and written communication abilities, with the skill to engage effectively with students, parents, and colleagues.
• Collaboration: Proven ability to work in harmony with other educators and school staff to enhance the educational experience for students.

Application Process:

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting the following documents:
• A detailed CV/Resume highlighting relevant educational and teaching experience.
• A cover letter expressing your interest in the position and how your qualifications and experience align with the school’s philosophy and the IB PYP framework.
• Proof of teaching certification and educational qualifications.
• Contact information for three professional references


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