Employment Opportunities

If you are interested in joining the Keio Academy of New York community, please complete the application form below and send it along with a cover letter and resume by email or post:

Email: hroffice@keio.edu
Keio Academy of New York
Attn: Office of Human Resources and General Affairs
3 College Rd.
Purchase, NY 10577 USA

Application Form (PDF)

Equal Opportunity Policy

We are an equal opportunity employer and comply with all federal, state, and local laws which prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, age (18 or older), sex, religion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, and arrest record.

TEACHING INTERNSHIPS COMMENCING SEPTEMBER 2020

Keio Academy of New York invites applications from university graduates or students soon to graduate with an interest in teaching their major discipline (Art, English, Japanese, Mathematics, Music, Science or Social Science) in this co-educational boarding school directly linked to Keio University in Tokyo. An interest in Japanese culture is expected, and a knowledge of Japanese language, though not required, will be an advantage. Readiness to participate in the Academy’s co-curricular program is essential. Living accommodation can be provided. The Internships are tenable for up to three years.

An application form can be obtained from Ms Rieko Ivy at rivy@keio.edu to whom applications must be returned by January 31, 2020.

BIOLOGY TEACHERS

POSITION: FULL-TIME SCIENCE TEACHER (BIOLOGY)

Candidate will teach two sections of 11th grade and two sections of 12th grade general biology. In addition, candidate will become an active member of the department, working to further develop and expand the current science curriculum.

The School has a boarding community of 300 students. All teachers are expected to contribute to the wider academic, boarding and co-curricular program. 

QUALIFICATIONS: Certified high school biology teacher strongly desired. Uncertified candidates with a Master’s Degree will also be considered. Experience in teaching ESL students is preferred, but not required. Strong teamwork skills and flexibility are strongly desired.

STARTING DATE: September 1, 2020 (preparation may start from the late August)

COMPENSATION: Salary commensurate with education and experience. Benefits Package (including health insurance and 403B pension plan). 

DEADLINE: Applications will be considered in order of arrival, until the position is filled.

An application form can be obtained from Ms Rieko Ivy at rivy@keio.edu.

JAPANESE LANGUAGE, LITERATURE & HISTORY SPECIALISTS

Applications are invited for several full-time teaching posts commencing March 16, 2020.

Candidates must possess native or near-native fluency in both English and Japanese and be  capable of teaching 9th through 12th Grades.

Qualifications and experience relevant to the specialism are essential, among them:

              Japanese language teaching experience at school or university level

              A Master’s degree or higher in one of Japanese linguistics, applied linguistics, second foreign language acquisition,                              or Japanese history                            

              Experience in developing curricula using innovative methods and/or community engagement                             

              Knowledge of Japanese literature, theatre and culture

              Experience of working with ACTFL guidelines

              Knowledge of Japanese history or modern Asian history focused on WW1, WW2 and the modern era

The School has a boarding community of 300 students. All teachers are expected to contribute to the wider academic, boarding and co-curricular program. Accommodation may be provided.

Applications, including a covering letter, current curriculum vitae, any sample folder materials, video evidence of teaching, and the names and addresses of three referees, should reach the President’s PA, Ms Rieko Ivy, at rivy@keio.edu, by December  20, 2019.

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