Lead Teachers (All Levels)

The Montessori School of Tokyo (MST) is seeking experienced AMI trained guides to join our growing school at the following levels;

  • Little People Programme (ages 2-3)
  • Sunshine Programme (ages 3-6) 
  • Lower Elementary (ages 6-9) 
  • Upper Elementary (ages 9-12) 
  • Middle School (ages 12-15)

We are proud of our well equipped classrooms and facilities, including a wonderful garden and well-stocked library. We enjoy the support of a diverse parent community that represents over 30 countries.

With approximately 180 students currently enrolled, and a strategic plan to grow to around 250, we are Japan's largest Montessori school, offering competitive salaries and benefits and the opportunity to work with a supportive and experienced administrative staff. 

For more school information, please visit www.montessorijapan.com



  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Native English speaker (or high level of fluency, including in written expression)
  • AMI Diploma
  • Willingness to work for at least 3 years at MST
  • Growth mindset


  • Experience with 'Transparent Classroom'
  • Strong organisational skills
  • 3 years classroom experience


Please send a covering letter and CV to [email protected], explaining why you are interested, and a suitable candidate for this job. Please include details on all relevant training and work experience plus contact information for at least 2 references who will be contacted only after initial communications with you.

Only short-listed candidates who meet the above requirements will be contacted.

24 October 2019