Teacher Vacancies in the Tamagawa Academy IB Programmes

Teacher Vacancies in the Tamagawa Academy IB Programmes

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 and Diploma Programmes.
Below is a list of the current vacancies in our IB Programmes. Teaching certification to teach middle and secondary school students is a requirement for the position(s) listed below. Experience teaching in IB schools, and/or experience working in Japanese public or private schools is considered an asset.

Tamagawa Academy IB Teaching Positions

PositionStart Date 
Math August 2018 Middle (MYP) and high school (MYP/DP) mathematics teacher required for a Japanese private school that teaches grades 7-12 in English. Our school has been authorized to deliver the IB MYP and DP since 2007. Experience with the IB, teaching in Japan, or in the Japanese language would all be considered assets, but are not required. Candidates must be fully licensed to teach in their home countries and must have been trained in an accredited teaching program. We are located in the outskirts of Tokyo within easy commute to both the city center, Yokohama and the beach.
General Science August 2018 We require an MYP/DP Science teacher for grades 7-12. We have 10 years of experience delivering the IB MYP and DP in English to mostly Japanese students. Experience teaching DP Chemistry SL/HL, DP ESS considered an asset. Experience in Japan, with the Japanese language, or with the IB would all be assets, but are not required. Only teachers who are fully licensed through an accredited teacher education program in their home country need apply.

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
  • 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
  • Philosophy of education

Contact information:

William Uricher, IB Programmes Director
Tamagawa Academy K-12
Tel. 042-739-8601
Fax: 042-739-8588
email: ib-recruiting@tamagawa.ed.jp