Employment Opportunities

General information update:

Japanese International School, Hong Kong is a small, dynamic international primary school situated close to Shatin and Tai Po in the New Territories of Hong Kong. JIS - International Section is an experienced, authorized I.B. World School, offering the PYP (Primary Years Programme) to a fully international clientele from Kowloon and the New Territories of Hong Kong. JIS is a partner school with International College Hong Kong.

Applicants for potential positions must be creative, experienced teachers, committed to working in a collaborative, team, inquiry based environment. Qualifications and experience as an I.B., PYP teacher would be a distinct advantage but not a pre-requisite. Application forms are available from the webiste (below). Applicants should send their C.V. expressing their areas of interest, experience and professional development in education; with the names of two referees to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

*NOVEMBER 2017 update - new recruitment process begun - vacancies in August 2018*

The International Section of the school has the following teaching positions available for the 2018-19 academic year.

For August 2018 - Primary Classroom Teacher (s)

Applicants 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

Applications are welcomed for supply teaching positions from August 2016 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 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.