Winter Childcare Specialist 2023/2024

About Us

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


  • 2023 December 2nd to 2024 April 5th


  • ¥1500 per hour and end-of-season bonus.

How to Apply

Join us at Niseko Kids Club and be part of a team dedicated to creating memorable experiences for children in the heart of Niseko, Japan.

For Inquiries:

Contact us at or call 080 9002 5394.