School Faculty

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Dr. Danny Brown is our consultant for NLIS and pastor of New Life International Church.  He has a B.A. in Religious Studies, an M.A. in Teaching E.S.L., and a Ph.D. in Foreign Language Education.  Dr. Brown is a full-time English teacher at Yamanashi Eiwa College.

NLISの顧問であり、ニューライフ・インターナショナル・チャーチの牧師でもあるダニー・ブラウン先生は、宗教研究の学士号、ESL(英語が母語ではない生徒に、英語を教える機関)教職で修士号、外国語教育で博士号を取得しています。また、山梨英和大学で、常勤の英語講師として22年間教えています。

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Sari Ito has a BS in Early Childhood to 6th grade from the University of Texas and has passed the Texas teacher's license test. She teaches our kindergarten. She has 2 years of experience teaching.

​伊藤 沙梨先生は、バチェラーサイエンス幼児期から小学6年の教員免許をアメリカ、テキサス州で合格。アメリカテキサス大学の学士号をもち、現在幼稚園生を教えています。伊藤先生は、2年間教えてきた経験があります。

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Suzy Brown, the founder, and principal of the school has a B.S. in Elementary Education and an M.A. in Language and Literacy.  Mrs. Brown is a licensed teacher with 9 years of elementary teaching experience in the public school system in Texas, USA.  Mrs. Brown taught English part-time for 18 years at Yamanashi Eiwa College in Kofu, Yamanashi, Japan.

この学校の創設者で、校長でもあるスージー・ブラウン先生は、初等教育の学士号を持ち、語学や文学に関しては修士号を取得しています。また、教員免許を持ち、アメリカ・テキサス州の公立小学校で9年間教えた経験もあります。 ブラウン先生は、甲府の山梨英和大学で非常勤として18年間教えてきています。

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Claudia Stadius is a trained, licensed teacher. She teaches our 1st/2nd class.  She has a BS  in education and has over 15 years of experience teaching in Japan. 

クラウディア スタディウス先生は、実習を受け、教員免許を持つ常勤の先生で、年長-小学1年生を受け持っています。教職の学士号を持ち、日本で15年以上教えてきた経験もあります。

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Aiko Veale is our accountant and secretary.  She is an experienced and licensed bookkeeper and teacher.  She can answer any questions in Japanese, as needed.

経理・事務担当は、ヴィール愛子です。経理、また教えた経験があります。日本人なので、必要であれば日本語でご質問等にお答えします.

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Christian Brown teaches our 5/6 grade class and physical education to grades 3-6.  He has a BA in Communications from Dallas Baptist University and has over 13 years of teaching in Japan.

クリスチャン•ブラウン先生は常勤で、小学3-4年生を受け持ち、また小学3-4年生の体育も教えています。ダラス•バプティスト大学の学士号を持ち、日本で12年以上教えてきています。

Jonathan Rasson teaches our junior high.  He taught for 4 years in Yamanashi in the JET program in junior high and has a master's degree from Waseda University. For more information about Mr. Rasson, and a look at the subjects he teaches in the junior high, please look at his site: https://sites.google.com/view/jonrasson/home

 ジョナサン ラッソン先生は、中学1-2年生を受け持ち、また、小学5年生〜中学1年生の体育も教えています。これまでに、山梨県の中学校で4年間JETプログラムで教えてきた経験があり、早稲田大学の修士号も持っています。

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Mrs. Tomoko Furuya is a highly qualified and experienced Japanese teacher with a master's degree.   She teaches Japanese classes.

古屋知子先生は、小学3,5,6年生と中学1年生の日本語を担当しています。大学院を卒業し、優秀な資格と教えてきた経験があります。

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Kiyoyasu Kawaguchi teaches Eiken classes and ESL classes after school.  Mr. Kawaguchi is a highly qualified and experienced teacher with over 30 years of college teaching. 

 

川口清泰先生は、放課後行われているESLのクラスを担当しています。30年以上大学で教えてきたので、優秀な資格と豊富な経験があります。

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Mr. Naoyuki Furuya is a highly qualified and trained language teacher.  He teaches Japanese.

​古屋直之先生は、高度な経験と専門性を持っている語学教師。古屋先生は、クラスで日本語を教えています。

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Reiko Maruyama holds a Japanese to foreigners' license, a kindergarten license, and an education degree.  She teaches Japanese classes and a Japanese as a Second Language class after school.

丸山玲子先生は、日本と外国の幼稚園教諭免許、教員免許を持ち日本語を教えています。

放課後は、日本語のJSLクラス担当の先生です​。

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Stephen Veale is our chaplain.  He teaches the children stories from the Bible every Friday.  He is an experienced teacher from New Zealand. 

聖書を担当するのは、スティーヴン・ヴィール先生です。毎週金曜日に聖書のお話を教えてくれます。ニュージーランド出身で、経験のある先生です.

Positions needed from April 2022:

  

New Life International School in Yamanashi is growing! 

 

We are looking for the following:

 

1.  a full-time high school teacher to begin from April 2022.  The teacher must have at least a 4-year degree in secondary education, or have a 4-year degree in math, science, or language arts (literature).  He or she much be a native English speaker and an active churchgoer.  For the first two years, the teacher will need to teach most subjects since it is a small class.  The salary starts at ¥259,000 a month, plus benefits including half of all insurances and pension paid, small bonuses several times a year, teacher’s children's tuition and fees are free, and about 3 months paid holidays. Interested applicants, please contact Suzy Brown with a resume (CVC) and with a letter describing your teaching philosophy and your faith at newlifekofu@hotmail.com.

 

2.   a part-time Japanese high school teacher to begin from April 2022.  The job requires experience, a 4-year college degree, native Japanese, and a license is preferred.  English is not required and should not be used in the classrooms.  The teacher must be an active churchgoer.  The pay is ¥1600 for each class of 45 minutes.  There are 2 classes a day, 4 days a week.  April 2023, there will be 3 classes available, if desired.  Interested applicants, please call the school 055-287-9577 during school hours, 9 to 4, weekdays.  Ask for Aiko Veale.

3.   a part-time English as a Second Language teacher to begin from April 2022.  The job requires a 4-year college degree, experience, and a native English speaker, or if an applicant holds an Eiken license, or something similar, he or she should be near-native English level.  A license or certificate is preferred.  We are a Christian school meeting in the church building so all teachers must be active churchgoers.  The pay is ¥800 for each class of 45 minutes, per student.  The teacher can have up to four, or more in each class, thus getting ¥3200+ for a 45-minute class.  The classes could start from 3:00 to 3:45 and from 3:45-4:30 on Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays.  The teacher can decide on the hours and days. Interested applicants, please call the school 055-287-9577 during school hours, 9 to 4, weekdays.  Ask for Suzy Brown.