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Brief Description of School:

Tokyo West International School is a boutique school located in Hachioji, a suburb of Western Tokyo. We run our school as a place where children are eager to come every day to play with friends and enjoy learning in a supportive environment.

Our main goal is to have children enjoy every moment at school. We strive to improve our facilities and educational background to maintain the highest quality in childhood education.

We even have an organic garden on campus demonstrating our "grow local, soar global" motto.

Brief Description of Position:

Main Accountabilities 

Teaching and Assessment:

  • Planning lessons and sequences of lessons to meet students individual learning needs and

  • to ensure students progression 

  • Using a range of appropriate strategies for teaching and learning and classroom

  • management 

  • Use flexible groupings and structured inquiry to deliver high-quality lessons in line with the IBO philosophy 

  • Maintain a well-organized and stimulating learning environment 

  • Use learning technologies to enhance learning 

  • Using information about prior attainment to set expectations for students 

  • Using a range of assessment and reporting methods that show students achievement in

  • relation to learning outcomes.

  • Providing clear and constructive feedback to students and their parents and caregivers 


Wider professional roles:

  • Planning and engaging in professional learning activities that support the school and

  • systematic priorities 

  • Taking responsibility for own professional development and using the outcomes to improve

  • teaching and students learning 

  • Making an active contribution to the policies and aspirations of the school 

  • Ensuring administration of classroom procedures is completed efficiently 

  • Collaborating with members of the school community to build a team environment that

  • supports students learning 


Other Responsibilities:

  • Bus Duty

  • Recess duty

  • Relief teacher when colleagues are absent

  • Overnight Trip Chaperone 

Application for Position:

Please send your full CV and a cover letter to the following email: and please include: REF: - Application for position as ' PYP Homeroom Teacher' in the subject line of your mail.

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