Online English Teacher, Work from Home

Qkids, New York, New York

Date Posted July 08, 2019
Industry Other Teaching Jobs
Specialty English
Certification Needed Not Applicable
Required Education Bachelor's Degree
Job Status Temporary / Contract
Salary 16-20


Position Details

Position title: Online English Teacher
Rate: $16-20 USD/hr (2 lessons)
Location: Remote, online (U.S. and Canada)
Start date: Immediately
Contract type: Independent Contractor
Contract term: 6 months


Your Work



  1. Eligible to legally work in the U.S. or Canada
  2. AA Eligibility Required, BA Preferred
  3. Below BA will require a plan to earn TESOL/TEFL certificate
  4. Digital literacy and the ability to lead an engaging learning atmosphere
  5. Prior teaching experience or equivalent in education, tutoring, mentoring, homeschooling preferred
  6. English teaching certificates (TESOL, TEFL, CELTA, ESL) preferred
  7. Technical requirements: a computer with stable internet connection and clear audio/video capacity
  8. The minimum time commitment is 6 hours weekly


Regular class time slots: 19 hrs
7 days a week (AM - EST):
6:40-7:10, 7:20-7:50, 8:00-8:30, 8:40-9:10
Plus Friday and Saturday (PM - EST):
8:40-9:10, 9:20-9:50, 10:00-10:30, 10:40-11:10, 11:20-11:50


Additional summer time slots (June - August EST): 12.5 hrs
Sunday - Thursday (PM-EST):
8:40-9:10, 9:20-9:50, 10:00-10:30, 10:40-11:10, 11:20-11:50



The base rate for our teachers is $16 USD per hour, equivalent to 2 lessons. There are attendance and performance bonuses, $1USD each, calculated weekly. With full bonuses, the pay is $20 USD per hour.


Application Process

Apply with all required materials -> Initial screening -> Demo Interview 1 -> Demo Interview 2 -> Trial Classes & Background Check -> Contract


About Qkids

Qkids is an interactive online teaching platform that connects English teachers to young language learners in real time with fun, user-friendly software. Founded in 2015, we are now a national leader in cross-cultural E-learning with over 100,000 Chinese elementary and secondary students. Connected on our patented and effective game-based learning platform, English teachers from the United States and Canada guide students through a curriculum of fun, dynamic, and engaging narrative gaming adventures from the comfort of their own homes. We are ready to build lasting growth for both learners and teachers, and we pride ourselves on providing the authentic North American classroom experience for our students in China.

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