IB school / Licenced Japanese childcare professionals


Job Opportunities

The International School of Nagano (ISN) offers excellent opportunities for professions in education. Our staff members are not only child-loving educators who dedicate significant time and effort for children but they also enjoy using their talents in IT, music, outdoor activities, sport and travelling. Our school community is also fortunate to have a wonderful parent group who enjoy supporting ISN staff. Furthermore ISN has an excellent reputation for the quality of its unique student-centered education curriculum. In addition, the outstanding natural environment of the Nagano Prefecture enhances ISN’s inquiry based learning. Our inclusive education programme creates a family environment for our school community where everyone is cared for and valued. We grow together.

Recruitment guidelines

Duties of position:


Homeroom teacher 8:00-16:00

Common duties – Teachers should arrive sufficiently early to ‘begin’ working in the office or teaching at the prescribed starting time and cleans and tidies up the classroom before s/he leaves. We are open from Monday to Friday. The regular tasks and duties are to support homeroom teachers and/or administration staff members. The teacher is responsible for submitting the weekly plan for each class before the teachers meeting every week. For the young learners, activities includes games, playing with toys and friends, reading, music, sports, plays, individual, small group large group works and lots of other activities.


Desired Culture/Our Promise   


  • Treat everyone as gifted and talented individuals and foster those talents and gifts through careful mentorship and guidance that is based on respect for all


  • Provide an environment that allows these talents to flourish; one that is innovative, progressive and grounded in trust, compassion and respect



The start date of the position

April 1th, 2020




  • To teach the classes assigned by the administration and/or Head of the School.
  • To undertake other duties assigned by the administration and/or Head of the School.
  • To be informed about the aims and curriculum of the area in which he/she teaches.
  • In the light of these aims and curricula, to select the lesson content and activities which are appropriate to the needs of each student in his/her class(es), in relation to the school’s philosophy and objectives.

If you are interested in applying for the position or for more information please email to info@isnedu.org.


Minami-Matsumoto Campus

1-2-2 Minami-Matsumoto, Matsumoto-shi, Nagano 390-083


Shimauchi Campus

7779-1 Shimauchi, Matsumoto-shi, Nagano 390-0851


Nagano Campus

Add: 2-5-6 Minami-Takada , Nagano-shi , Nagano 381-0033