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Thank you for the interest you have shown in Horizon Japan International School(HJIS). Choosing the right school in which to develop your career is one of the most important decisions you will have to make, especially when this may involve moving to a new country. We hope that you will take a look at our website that will give you an insight into our values and the importance we place on professional development. 

HJIS seeking to appoint an experienced, committed, enthusiastic, organised and self-motivated teachers in our on-going journey to make the HJIS the foremost educator preparing students to become enlightened world citizens. HJIS offers the opportunity to work with kids from a variety of different countries and to be immersed in an international environment. We are a collaborative group of professionals that has our families at the heart of what we do and we really look after each other along the way.

Vacancies are listed throughout the school year. We do hope that you will consider joining the Horizon Japan International School community; we look forward to receiving an application from you. Click on the “Apply” button for an application form. Candidates can apply directly to the school by emailing us at [email protected]. The evaluation of candidates is on-going, and we will make offers as soon as we find the right person for a vacancy.
Horizon Japan International School is a place of teaching and learning for all!
HJIS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices and all appointments are subject to interview, satisfactory references, identity and criminal record checks.


We hire to support, retain, and engage!

Horizon Japan International School has implemented the following standards, practices and programs.

  • IB PYP/MYP/DP Curriculum: Scope & Sequence
  • Common Core State Standards (U.S. Based)
  • Reader's and Writer's Workshop model (Based on Lucy Calkins' work from Columbia University’s Teachers College Reading and Writing Project)
  • Engage New York (ENY) Math model, uses CCSS/AERO for Math
  • Next Generation Science Standards

HJIS HR Office

HJIS Recruitment

1-24 Ono-cho
Kanagawa-ku, Yokohama-shi
Kanagawa, 221-0055

[email protected]

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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.