Apply To Join our Team

We are proud of the diversity we offer and our ability to provide an open and global platform for both personal and professional development. We actively seek diversity in our community to provide inquiry-based learning.

Horizon Japan International School seeks dynamic, student-centered teachers committed to inquiry, collegiality, and global understanding. Vacancies are listed throughout the school year.

If you are interested in working at Horizon, please complete the online application form. Your application will be retained in active status for one school year. If your qualifications meet our needs, we will contact you for further information and a possible interview.

Fill Out the Form to Apply


If appointed, please give the date on which you could commence employment
Please state the full name and date of birth of accompanying children (insert “none” if none):


University and college education, including teaching qualifications (most recent first please)
If you’re an Elementary teacher, please give the age range you’re trained to teach and (if applicable) your curriculum specialism. If you’re a Secondary Teacher, please give the subjects you’re trained to teach and the level to which you can teach them.


Please give details of your current or most recent employment.
Please give details of all previous jobs and work experience since leaving full-time education
Please specify your reason for leaving or for looking for a new post
What activities have you offered to students in the last two years? What activities would you be willing to offer to students at HJIS? Please indicate any special qualifications that you hold that enable you to lead an activity.
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How many day absences due to ill health have you had from school in the last two years?


If you've ever been fired or asked to resign from a job.
If ‘YES’ please give details, stating from where, when and the reasons for the dismissal
Please give the names and email addresses of two people to whom we may write for reference. The referee should be your present or most recent employer.
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Please upload your current Resume
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Please upload your current Photo
I confirm that the information on this form is true and correct and will be used as part of my contract of employment. I understand that the Horizon Japan International School may contact my referees and verify any qualifications/registration, which are required for the job. I accept that any false statement or omission may lead to my being dismissed if appointed to the post.