Jobs for English Teachers Online

Jobs for English Teachers Online

Teaching jobs for English teachers online is a remarkable occupation, for those who want to make additional money, work from home and those who prefer a remote work lifestyle. Online teaching is the process of educating others through virtual platform. There is super high demand for online English teachers in which you can choose your own working hours and fit teaching in around your schedule.

Teaching English online allows you to work from anywhere, as long as you have a good Wi-Fi connection. It gives flexibility and charge of your schedule. Whether you’re looking to explore a new career or to boost your existing income, teaching English online can perfectly help your income flow.

Requirements to teach English online

Before you apply for an online English teaching job make you might these requirements

  1. Be fluent English speaker
  2. Certification. A Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) Certificate is an internationally recognized entry-level credential for teaching English as a Foreign Language (EFL) in schools and communities. Take a course that focuses on teaching English online which can be of advantage if you don’t have a degree. There are numbers of online English teaching companies that don’t require a degree but for most part, you need proficient English language skills to teach and a degree (which doesn’t have to be in education). While a degree isn’t necessary most hiring companies do expect and require a TEFL certification, CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages), TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language), TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) and so on.
  3. Some years of experience. A few years of teaching experience can be helpful. And if you don’t, that is not an issue, enroll in online courses designed specifically for teaching English online and state it on your resume.
  4. Appropriate hardware. Ensure that you have the necessary gadgets. While some companies will give you the material for your lessons, they will not give you the equipment. Be sure you have a fast internet connection, headset, microphone, and webcam.

There are numerous online jobs available for English teachers, offering flexibility, fulfilling experience, and opportunity to connect with students globally, here are some:

  • Cambly

Associate teachers with adult learners, It is conversational kind of class, where you get to chat with adult from all over the world, help them develop their English skills and you learn more about different cultures. It does not require a TEFL certificate, but a bachelor’s degree is preferred. Pays $10-$17 per hour. And you can work anytime, anywhere, and for as long as you wish.

  •  Italki

Offers one-on-one and group classes for students of all ages and levels. It is recommend to have any certificate or teaching experience, to be competitive and attract students. Pay varies depending on experience and qualifications. Students choose their teachers based on their personal profile, video introduction, and reviews from other students.  There is no set curriculum, or premade lesson plans. However, it is your responsibility to create your lessons based on your students’ needs. The average earning is $12 per class

  • Skooli

It is one of the leading online tutoring platform with students from all over the world. Pay is competitive and divers based on qualifications/teaching experience. It requires a bachelor’s degree or related field and relevant teaching experience.

  • VIPKid

Require you to have at least a Bachelor’s degree to be eligible to teach. Your earnings are based on the number of classes you teach, the more classes you teach, the more you can earn. You can teach as many hours as you like, no minimum hour commitment. There are lots of opportunities to earn extra. In general, with incentives, a teacher can earn the equivalent of $14-22 per hour.

  • Preply

By sharing your expert knowledge from the comfort of your home you will be able to earn money. No official qualifications or professional experience are required. Although, some of the more experienced tutors either have a degree or more. Receive payment right after class and withdraw anytime. Preply provides tutor support, a teaching platform, and the freedom to set your own schedule. To apply you only need to submit the following: Basic information about yourself, a headshot photo, an accurate description of your skills as a tutor, any language teaching certification, a recorded short video introduction (2 minutes), and your preferred schedule. Average earnings is $15 – $40 (you set your rate).

  • BEILS Turkey

Hires TESL/TEFL certified ESL Instructors with previous teaching experience. Online platform content and lesson plans are provided. Flexible schedule (many lessons are held later afternoon and on weekends). Monthly salary up to $1200 USD.

  • Whales English

You can teach students from elementary to high school levels. Hourly pay is up to $26 per 50 minutes of classes plus bonuses. They give teaching tips and tricks to up-level your online teaching game. Parents select teachers.

Other jobs for English teachers online can be found in:

  • English Hun
  • Palfish
  • Acadsoc
  • Amazing Talker
  • Chegg Tutors
  • TutorMe, etc.

These are just a few of the many online jobs available for English teachers for you to work from where ever you are so far you are with your gadgets and earn your cash.

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