Employment Opportunities

General information update:

Full Time Educational Assistant at JIS (5 days) and / or Part time (3 days) per week - new listing

From 23rd April 2018 we shall begin a recruitment exercise for an Education Assistant role(s) at JIS to start in August 2018.

The role will be full time (5 or 3 days per week) working alongside a JIS class teacher to support and develop the activities that are offered to the students. A full job description and information regarding salary and terms and conditions are available from the school principal – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The ideal candidate would have proven experience of working with young children and/or in a school based environment and a keen interest to work in a collaborative, dynamic learning team. The roles will primarily involve working with students in their activity groups, some admin support, learning materials preparation and supervision duties.

Interested applicants should contact Mr Walton at JIS for further information or send in a CV and letter of introduction, including at least 2 referees.  A staff application form is downloadable below, should this be of use to candidates.  JIS is an equal opportunities employer with clear child safeguarding guidelines and principles.

Interviews for this position(s) will be held at the school in May 2018. All enquiries to the school principal on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Teaching positions at JIS

Current recruitment for August 2018 has now been arranged, all applicants are thanked  for their interest in working at JIS. 

Future positions will be advertised on this website and through Hong Kong based press and digital recruitment platforms, when such positions become available.

Applicants for teaching positions at JIS must be creative, experienced teachers, committed to working in a highly collaborative, team, inquiry-based environment.  Qualifications and experience as an I.B., PYP teacher would be a distinct advantage. Application forms are available from our school website. Applicants should send their C.V. expressing their areas of curriculum interest, experience and recent professional development in education; with names of two relevant referees to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Staff application form - click here: 

 or MS word version :   

Supply teaching opportunities at JIS - ongoing applications

Applications are welcomed for supply teaching positions from August 2017 and beyond

During the school year there are times when teaching staff are involved in training workshops or may be on sick leave. JIS would welcome interest from suitably qualified teachers to act as supply teachers during these periods. Please send a completed Staff Application form, attach a CV and send details of teaching qualifications to Mr Simon Walton - Principal, on    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  if you would be interested in working part time at JIS.

All teaching staff need to be registered teachers with the Hong Kong Education Bureau. Mr. Walton will contact interested teachers for a social interview and introduction meeting.

Japanese International School

 4663 Tai Po Road ,Tai Po Kau, Tai Po, Hong Kong

  2834 3531         2652 2166         This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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