in Japan
Thank you for showing an interest in working at Christian Academy in Japan (CAJ). We are a diverse community, drawn from all over the world, working towards one goal: equipping students to serve Japan and the world for Christ. CAJ is WASC certified and offers a Christ-centered education using a North American curriculum.
Staff Qualifications
All Staff
Teaching Staff
  • Bachelor's degree (minimum)
  • ACSI or government teacher certification
Applications and Inquiries
While we are unable to receive general applications, we are currently accepting applications for the following positions.

If you have questions regarding employment at our school, please feel free to email
Openings in 2017-2018
  • Business Manager
    • Full-time, senior management (leadership team) vacancy for a committed Christian.
    • Start date of April 2018, negotiable up to August 2018.
    • Applications close February 15, 2018.
    The successful applicant will:
    • Have appropriate university qualifications in business with professional accountancy certification a strong advantage.
    • Have a minimum of five years experience in a comparable role.
    • Have native-speaker level English with Japanese language and cultural understanding an advantage.
    • Be a proven team leader and manager with excellent communication and organizational skills.
    • Be aware of and adaptable to current trends in technology.
    • Be responsible for the efficient management of school finances, including budgeting, financial procedures, parent liaison regarding fees, and oversight of other business activities.
    A full job description is available on request from the HR Manager at
    Openings in 2018-2019
    • Elementary school principal
      • Leadership team position from August 2018.
      • Percentage negotiable over 80%.
      • Applications close January 15, 2018.
      • Masters degree required (or a willingness to pursue one.)
      • Minimum of five years classroom experience and current teaching credentials required.
      • Preference given to applicants with principal or related experience and certification.

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