Career Opportunities

Currently Recruiting for

  • Saturday School English Language Teacher (2 positions)
  • Saturday School German Language Teacher (2 positions)

Who we are

DSK International (DSKI) is a German school abroad and an IB World School for children ages 2 to 14. At DSKI, we provide an exceptional, innovative education anchored by our German heritage and recognized for embracing the rich diversity in our learners and our world. We approach education holistically in order to ensure that students learn using their heads, their hearts and their hands. The school curriculum is based on the Primary Years Programme (PYP) of the International Baccalaureate Organisation and the Thüringen Curriculum.

We foster learning through:

  • Student centred learning – Inquiry based learning
  • Excellent Education
  • Multilingual Education – (English, Japanese, German)
  • Holistic Learning Approach

Part-time contract English and German Teachers for Saturday School

Saturday School English Language Teacher (2 positions)

Saturday School German Language Teacher (2 positions)


Employment Period: September 2019 – June 2020

The Saturday school of Deutsche Schule Kobe International located on Rokko Island in Kobe is a Saturday morning school open to children with an English or German speaking background. This course is designed to meet the demand from parents for an English or German program structured to the specific needs of children who desire to enhance or master their individual language skills.

As a Saturday School Teacher, you will:

  • Teach English or German language classes
  • Organise the classroom and learning resources and create displays to encourage a positive learning environment
  • Prepare and develop your own daily lesson plans based on the curriculum given to you
  • Provide feedback and evaluation of student’s progress

Working Conditions

  • 30 Saturdays throughout the school year (Exact dates can be found on the DSKI website Saturday School page)
  • Teaching Hours: 9:00-12:00
  • Working Hours: 8:15 – 12:15

Compensation:

  • ¥15,000/day
  • Transportation covered at cost i.e. your residence/school/your residence
  • Bonus of ¥50,000 at the end of the contract period (conditions apply)

You will possess the following requirements:

  • Experience working with children (5-15 years of age)
  • Experience with primary classroom management an asset
  • Background in ESL and/or related field
  • Experience with multi-level classes a must
  • Relevant teaching experience
  • Bachelor degree, Teaching degree or language instruction certificate an asset
  • Native English or German speaker a must

Application instructions:

  1. Submit resume and cover letter and one reference to: saturday.coordinator@dskobe.org
  2. We thank all applicants for applying and will only contact those selected for an interview