Job Announcements

JFK High School (Sacramento California) is looking for a Japanese language teacher

  John F. Kennedy High School (JFK) High School (Sacramento California) is looking for a Japanese language teacher at AY2016-17. Please contact Mr. David Van Nattan, Principal at John F. Kennedy High School, Sacramento, CA.  916-433-5200.    David-VanNatten@scusd.edu site:  www.jfk.scusd.edu. __._,_.___

1.0 FTE Japanese position

Good morning 先生方! It is with a heavy heart that I am making a transition out of the Japanese classroom, and into a role as an instructional coach and innovative technology TOSA in my district.  I am excited about my new position, but I will certainly miss my wonderful school and students.  This position starts in the… Read more »

Japanese language instructor/assistant professor position at Michigan State University

Japanese language instructor/assistant professor position at Michigan State University   Position Summary: The Department of Linguistics and Germanic, Slavic, Asian, and African Languages at Michigan State University is seeking a full-time instructor or assistant professor for Japanese language instruction. This is a Fixed-term, nine-month, academic year position beginning August 16, 2016, and is renewable contingent upon funding… Read more »

Part-time instructor in Japanese Language, George Washington University

Part-time instructor in Japanese Language, George Washington University   The Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures at GW invites applications for part-time instructor positions in Japanese language for the 2016-17 academic year. Responsibilities include teaching lower-level Japanese drill classes (for up to 8 contact hours per week) in collaboration with full-time faculty members, grading, and holding office hours. Applicants… Read more »

Sharing a job description from “Walking Tree Travel.”

Sharing a job description from “Walking Tree Travel.”   Amanda Japan Foundation, Los Angeles   THE ORGANIZATION Walking Tree Travel is a student travel organization that specializes in bringing high school students to different countries for language and service focused adventures. Our mission is to inspire young Americans to become global citizens by taking an… Read more »

BCA Saturday School in Bellevue is looking for teachers

Dear WATJ,    BCA Saturday School in Bellevue is looking for teachers:    Hi, I am writing to you representing our school, Bellevue Children’s Academy Saturday School (pre-K to 12th grade) which has been serving the Japanese community, providing Japanese education on Saturdays for 16 years. As our school is expanding, we have a need for more… Read more »

Job opening! South Kitsap will offer the following levels of Japanese; level 1, 2, 3, 4 and the AP.

Please spread the word to the fellow WATJ teachers.  Our district is looking for an additional full time Japanese teacher!!! This is our second year offering Japanese language program in our district. We currently have two full time Japanese teachers and about 200 students studying Japanese. This coming fall, 2016- 2017 school year, South Kitsap… Read more »

1.0 FTE Japanese Position @ Spanaway Lake High School

Sensei-gata, I am making a lateral move in our district, stepping into a technology instructional coaching position and (with a great degree of sadness) leaving the Japanese program at Spanaway Lake HS.  The position has not been posted yet, but will be available here when it does.  Here is some information about the position: Position: 1.0 FTE Japanese.  This is… Read more »

National Japanese Exam (NJE) Test Development Committee

The National Japanese Exam (NJE) Test Development Committee invites applications from potential new members. Applicants should be AATJ members affiliated with a local or regional teachers’ organization. The teachers selected will participate in a four-day test development workshop to be held the week of July 18-22, 2016, in Colorado. They will work with the NJE test development team… Read more »

Program Leaders for the Global Navigator High School Summer Abroad Programs

CIEE is seeking candidates to serve as Program Leaders for the Global Navigator High School Summer Abroad Programs. Positions are available in the following location: *Tokyo, Japan – Language & Culture: Teaching Japanese* June 15th-July 14th, 2016. Please visit the Global Navigator High School Summer Abroad website for more specific details on each program. How… Read more »