Teacher Vacancies in the Tamagawa Academy Bi-Lingual Elementary School Program (BLES)

Teacher Vacancies in the Tamagawa Academy Bi-Lingual Elementary School Program (BLES)

Authorized as an IB World School since 2009, Tamagawa Academy offers a bilingual English and Japanese curriculum under the framework of the IB Middle Years Program and the Diploma Program in its secondary school division. In addition to the IB, the school also provides a bi-lingual program in its elementary school and kindergarten as a feeder course for the IB Program.

Listed below are vacant positions for the captioned program. Japanese language ability is not a requirement, but would be considered an asset. Additional English teaching qualifications, such as TESOL/ESL, as well as previous experience working in Japan would also be considered an asset.

Tamagawa Academy BLES Teaching Positions

PositionRequirementStart DateDescription of Duties
BLES Generalist a valid teaching
certificate for
school-aged children
March 2018 or
The Tamagawa Academy Bi-lingual Elementary School Program (BLES) is seeking  elementary Generalist/ Subject teachers and a Coordinator. See the attached file below for a more detailed job description:

Job Description for BLES Generalist

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting the following documents to the contact listed below:

  • A resume/CV that outlines your qualifications, work experience and other related information
    (fill out the attached forms)
  • The contact information of at least two recent professional referees who can confirm the applicant's teaching related experience and abilities is required. All referees should be education professionals at a recognized institution who were directly involved with the applicant's supervision.
  • Copy of teaching certificate(s)
  • Philosophy of education



Contact information

Keiichi Watase, Dean of Academic Affairs
Tamagawa Academy
Tel. 042-739-8438
Fax: 042-739-8929
email: bles@tamagawa.ed.jp