Employment Opportunities

Working at SJIS

Working at SJIS is like entering a home away from home. The student body and school community warmly welcome new staff members. As a staff member of SJIS you will be respected and given the freedom to grow in your field of expertise. Staff are provided with professional development and the opportunity to participate in school events.

Our ideal applicants are empathetic, skilled, innovative and passionate about nurturing excellence in children. If this sounds like you and you have the right to work in Australia, we encourage you to apply for the positions advertised and register your interest in future employment opportunities by contacting us.

International Division Positions Vacant

Expressions of Interest

Year One Teacher (temporary, full-time)

Sydney Japanese International School (International Division) offers the NSW K-6 curriculum to children from diverse cultural backgrounds. SJIS fosters students’ development through its unique bilingual and bicultural program. The International Division prides itself on a high level of academic achievement, small class sizes and a caring and stimulating learning environment.

The successful applicant will have experience teaching the NSW curriculum as well as:

Relevant qualifications
Dynamic and effective programming and teaching practices
Ability to differentiate for EAL/D and other students
Readiness to collaborate and work harmoniously in a bilingual environment
Confidence to use ICT as a tool for enhanced teaching and learning
Japanese language skills are preferable

What the school can offer you:
A career at Sydney Japanese International School offers you the opportunity to teach all Key Learning Areas. We provide ongoing NESA accredited professional development for all teachers. We are a small school who enjoys the benefits of a harmonious and passionate staff in a serene environment of 14 acres. Become a part of the team now!

Salary is determined by your teaching qualifications and school experience. Please direct your interest to the Head of the International Division: [email protected]

Casual teaching roles are available in the International Primary division. You must hold the right to work in Australia and hold teaching qualifications that are recognised in Australia.

Japanese Division Positions Vacant

No positions available

The teachers of the Japanese Division are dispatched by the Ministry of Education in Japan. Please contact them if you are interested in applying.