Human Resources is a department that comprises of two sections: The University Student Division and the Seminar Division.
UNIVERSITY STUDENT DIVISION
The University Student Division supports the university students in maximizing their respective abilities to provide a better summer school experience for the high school students. This team implements IT tools to facilitate communication among the university students, plans events and other activities, and provides training to acquire the skills necessary to be a university student staff member. You will have the opportunity to acquire problem-solving skills and take initiative.
The seminar team is responsible for preparing KSS’s central program, the seminars. In the seminar, bilingual Seminar Supporters (SS) and overseas Seminar Leaders (SL) pair up to give lessons based on the liberal arts curriculum in an interactive style.
The seminar team is responsible for three main tasks:
1) The selection of SLs and the preparation of syllabi and lesson plans in the months leading up to the program.
2) The rehearsal of activities and mock classes with SLs at the pre-seminar session.
3) Providing language support for high school students in the seminars conducted in English and for the SLs during programs only in Japanese.