• IB Teacher
  • Osaka

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Encounter. Connect. Transform.

OYIS is a globally recognized International Baccalaureate (IB) school that practices the Primary Years Program (PYP) curriculum. We are committed to promoting a love for learning and to preparing our students to navigate the world as curious, creative, compassionate, and internationally-minded individuals.

Job Description:

We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Early Years Educator for our 4-year-old students (KA). The ideal candidate will be skilled in implementing play-based learning, as we believe that children learn best when they are actively engaged and having fun.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and deliver a play-based curriculum following the IB PYP framework.
  • Implement effective pedagogical practices to promote student engagement, stimulate learning, and ensure inclusivity.
  • Facilitate meaningful learning experiences for all students and foster their understanding of key concepts, skills, attitudes, and action.
  • Establish a caring, creative, and inclusive classroom environment that respects children’s individual differences and promotes their social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development.
  • Communicate effectively with parents, providing regular updates about their child’s progress and activities.
  • Collaborate with other faculty members to share strategies, ideas, and best practices, and participate in continuous professional development.


  • A Bachelor’s degree or higher in Early Childhood Education or related field.
  • A minimum of 2-3 years experience in a similar role.
  • Certified PYP teacher or willing to undergo training.
  • Demonstrated experience with play-based learning.
  • Strong understanding and commitment to the IB PYP philosophy and pedagogy.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
    A growth mindset
  • Successful candidates will have to undergo a criminal background check.


To apply for this job email your details to dwayne-primeau@oyis.org.

Early Years Educator (KA – 4 Year Olds) IB PYP Teacher