Tokyo Academics is the passion project of a constellation of teachers, researchers, and academics from around the world. Since 2012, we’ve evolved from a few university friends to a growing number of part-time and full-time individuals located in Tokyo, as well as working remotely. We are an organization of experts deeply passionate about helping students meet their potential and capture the opportunities of the future.
Tokyo Coding Club (TCC) is the tech division within Tokyo Academics and we are a year-round after school & weekend programming, robotics and digital arts learning center which serves students of ages 7 to 18 here in Tokyo and also around the world through our remote lessons. Through our one on one tutoring lessons and group classes that are tailored for each individual student, we help to expand our students’ potential in the digital age by equipping them with the knowledge, skills and mindset needed to succeed in today’s world.
What you will be doing
Teach students programming and/or robotics using learning platforms catered to students ages 7-18 in private and group classes, both in-person and online
Create academic plans and lessons tailored for your students’ needs
Produce lesson reports for consumption by students’ guardians
Guide elementary, middle and high school students to learn and develop positive attitudes with a high level of motivation in tech areas such as programming & robotics.
Our ideal candidate
Has either a degree or at least 2 years experience in a related field
Is currently in pursuit of a Bachelor's Degree or higher
Has teaching experience either at a school, a learning center, cram school, programming school or another educational institution for at least 1 year
Has strong communication and collaboration skills
Has good interpersonal skills to establish effective working relationships with colleagues and clients
Is willing to commute to our office or schools in Tokyo to teach
Loves learning and is not afraid to jump into new areas of development
Current students (Bachelors, Masters or PhD) are encouraged to apply
Working professionals and graduate students are encouraged to apply as well
At least 3+ years of relevant teaching experience
Currently working at a reputable education technology or technology company
Opportunity for upward movement within the organization
Join a growing bootstrapped company with potential for career progression
Autonomy to implement ideas and have a significant impact
Visa sponsorship is available for exceptional and committed candidates