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We are currently accepting applications for the following positions:


PYP Teachers

KIS is seeking passionate and talented teachers to teach in our IB Primary Years Program.  Please send a current CV including three confidential references along with a one page educational philosophy to  email hidden; JavaScript is required

Business Manager

This full-time position will oversee the finance and facility management for Kyoto International School.  This position may be desirable for someone looking to work in a small and friendly global environment. Candidates must have advanced proficiency in Japanese  as well as functional English.

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Part-time 2 Year old Program assisstant

Responsible for assisting the instructor of an English program designed for 2 year old children. (4 mornings a week)



We are always interested to meet experienced and qualified individuals that love to learn, are innovative, inquiring and enthusiastic, and have a genuine commitment to professional and personal growth and development.  We value diversity in skills and individuals with an open mind. We welcome new members to our vibrant and fun team at Kyoto International School.

You are invited to submit your resume, a cover letter highlighting related experience and training, a list of referees, and a recent photo. Please submit your resumes to:

Head of School
Kyoto International School
317 Kitatawara-cho, Nakadachiuri-sagaru
Yoshiyamachi-dori, Kamigyo-ku,
Kyoto, Japan 602-8247
Fax: 81-(0)75-451-1023
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