[Bachelor's Required] English Educator in Durham, NC - Apply Now!

Looking for a flexible teaching opportunity in Durham, NC? Forbes ranked VIPKID online teaching #1 on its 2018 \"Top 100 Remote Work\" opportunities.

Pay averages $19.22/hr according to Indeed.com. Teach English from home to Chinese kids 12 and under - no Chinese required. We make the lesson plans, you bring the fun!

Schedule your Teaching Demo today - and start earning!

nTeaching from your own home on the computer just 60 minutes per day earns you between $420-650 a month.

Responsibilities and Duties

The Basics of the Online English Teacher Role:

  • The classes: 25-minute full immersion English language, 1-on-1 classes
  • The curriculum: U.S. Common Core aligned lesson material, designed by our in-house curriculum team
  • Time of day: You choose your schedule from available class slots; peak student demand is 6:00-9:00am, weekends 7:00pm-9:00am (EST)
  • Location: Conveniently teach remote from your own home - no commute!
  • What you need: all you need is a computer, decent internet, and a headset. Classes are 100% English - no Chinese required!
  • The experience: Connect with your favorite students 1-on-1, watch their skills grow week after week! Learn about Chinese culture, families, and lifestyle through classroom exchanges with our students

Qualifications and Skills

Requirements and Qualifications to become an Online English Teacher/Online ESL Teacher:

  • BA degree or higher
  • Experience with ANY kind of teaching, tutoring, coaching, or mentoring (1+ years)
  • Eligible to work in the U.S. or Canada
  • *Note on Teaching Experience: This can include educators, professors, tutors, teaching assistants, elementary teachers, traditional teaching experience or the equivalent in mentoring, tutoring, or alternative education.

    While helpful, there's no requirement for teaching certificate, state certification, TESOL, TEFL, or ESL experience. All classes and business are conducted in English.

    Other experience you may have that are not requirements, but are preferred:

    • Online English Education / Educator / Online English Teaching / Online Instructor
    • Home-Based Online English Teacher / Online English Tutor / Online English Tutoring
    • Online English Teacher Assistant / Online English Elementary Teacher
    • Summer Teacher / Casual Teacher / Assistant Teacher / Teaching Assistant
    • Elementary School Teacher / High School Teacher
    • Substitute Teacher / Teacher Assistant / Lead Teacher

    Contract type: Independent contractor

    Start date: Immediately

    Schedule your Teaching Demo today - and start earning!

    Teaching just 60 minutes part-time per day earns you between $420-650 a month.


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