Job Description – 

Winter Childcare Specialist 


Niseko Kids Club is a leading holiday childcare company nestled in the picturesque surroundings of Niseko, Japan. We take pride in providing exceptional care and engaging activities for children year-round, with a special emphasis on winter childcare services. We are currently seeking dedicated Winter Childcare Specialists to join our team for the 2023/2024 winter season.

Position Overview

As a Winter Childcare Specialist, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring the safety, well-being, and development of children ranging from newborns to 12 years old. Your responsibilities will encompass both our daycare center and babysitting services, requiring adaptability, patience, and a genuine passion for childcare.



  • Provide day-to-day guidance and active supervision of the children in our daycare centre.
  • Plan and engage children in enriching, play-based, age-appropriate activities.
  • Oversee feeding routines and attend to the general well-being of each child.
  • Cultivate open, effective communication with children, families, and fellow team members.
  • Observe, document, and track children’s activities, development, and behavior.
  • Ensure that indoor and outdoor learning environments are maintained in a clean, hygienic, and safe condition.
  • Carry out necessary administrative tasks and other duties as required.



  • Arrive promptly at the client’s accommodations, ensuring a safe and engaging play area.
  • Establish a rapport with parents and gather relevant information about the children.
  • Maintain a hazard-free play environment by sanitizing equipment, games, and toys.
  • Attend to personal care needs including diaper changes, dressing, and meals.
  • Foster good personal hygiene and health habits in children.
  • Engage children in hands-on activities tailored to their interests and developmental stage.
  • Maintain individual records for each child.


  • At least 2 years of childcare experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with children, exhibiting patience and empathy.
  • Completion of First Aid and CPR training and certification (including infant care).
  • Valid Working with Children check.



  • Subsidized accommodation (full-time only)
  • Niseko Grand Hirafu & Hanazono Season Pass (full-time only)
  • Transportation allowance
  • Mobile phone allowance (full-time only)
  • Flexible working hours to accommodate your schedule
  • Discounted access to Hanazono activities 
  • End-of-season bonus based on performance and commitment (full-time only)
  • Uniforms provided



  • 27 November 2023 to 5 April 2024



  • ¥1500 per hour
  • End-of-season bonus (full-time only)

Contact: [email protected]