MYP Visual Arts


Horizon Japan International School seeks a dynamic, enthusiastic and talented teacher of MYP Art Teacher who organizes and implements an appropriate instructional program in a learning environment that guides and encourages students to engage with and evaluate new concepts, develop critical literacy skills and explore the power and precision of language. We seek to cultivate classrooms in which students learn not only to answer questions, but to question answers, and we need teachers who want to work alongside students toward the shared goal of ever-deeper learning. MYP Art Teacher’s Responsibilities include:

  • Supporting the mission, vision and core values of the HJIS
  • Providing a stimulating and ordered learning environment where time and resources are used effectively
  • Fostering a dynamic, innovative, creative and exciting learning environment wherein the teaching of skills, techniques and a passion for art are paramount
  • Designing, preparing and delivering a high quality curriculum for grades within the IB MYP framework to suit the individual needs of all students
  • Grouping strategies using a variety of different learning situations, including whole class, small group, partner work and individual work
  • Demonstrating excellent knowledge of MYP art techniques and pedagogy
  • Collaborating with other MYP teachers and MYP Coordinator to deliver an interdisciplinary curriculum and share new ideas, approaches and professional knowledge
  • Being responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within the school, raising any concerns following school protocol/procedures
Working Hours Working Days
8:00am – 4:30pm Monday-Friday

Complete and submit an application to Horizon Japan International School before the final filing date. Please have your resume and letter of recommendation to submit them through your application form.