Control your own schedule, work remotely, AND change lives
Teach English online to kids in China ages 6 to 10 with EF Education First, the world’s largest private education
With 25-minute class-blocks from morning through early afternoon 7 days a week, this rewarding role can be the
perfect fit for your already busy life. You can connect from home or anywhere in the U.K. and teach the same
students week after week.
Set your own schedule so that teaching fits into your life. Our students want to book lessons with the same
teacher, at the same time each week for at least four to eight consecutive weeks. Repeat students offer you a
great opportunity to build impactful relationships with students and increase your income.
Join EF with the confidence that you can set yourself up for success with our :
Straightforward pre-teaching introduction, including EF-sponsored training
Easy-to-use custom-designed admin platform and online classroom for remote teachers
Access to our high-quality lesson materials
24 / 7 teacher support
Local U.K. EF headquarters for easy communication and payment
Paid holiday policy and EF pension participation
Teacher Quotes :
I am learning from students every day and feel like I’m really making a difference in students' lives. It’s very
rewarding with EF. EF Online Teacher
I have found that I love one-on-one teaching even more than classroom teaching. It gets to heart of what
students need faster. EF Online Teacher
Because EF has been so wonderful with me, a rarity, it makes me want to do more and I love teaching on top
of that. EF Online Teacher
Maybe now is the right time to come back to teaching online, expand your teaching CV, or try it for the first time
Are you a stay-at-home parent eager to have an outside job but not willing to put your parenting aside?
Are you a current or former teacher looking for additional work?
Have you been "teaching" in the workplace all of your professional life and are ready to try it for real while
also having time for other things?
Since 1965, EF has helped millions of people and become the world leader in international education by focusing on
one global mission : Opening the World through Education. Join us!
Deliver 25-minute high-quality and engaging one-on-one online classes to kids ages 6 to 10
Communicate your availability for lesson hours with our easy-to-use scheduling system
Have access to prepared lesson materials and also find your own voice and style for teaching your students
Give feedback to your students throughout the class and to their parents in post-lesson reporting
Ability to connect with kids!
Native English speaker with a Bachelor's degree in any field
40 Hour TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) certification (or higher) : submit now or provide when
obtained at beginning of contract term
Experience in early childhood development, teaching, coaching or mentoring is preferred, but not required. Life
Excellent cultural awareness, communication and motivational skills
Commitment to delivering a high level of student engagement satisfaction
Access to a headset, personal computer, and wired Ethernet connection
Willing to complete an online Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, reimbursed after the successful
completion of probation
Candidates MUST have availability to teach during proposed time-frame(s) to be considered for a position at EF :
Availability during lesson times for the China timezone : our peak hours are weekday mornings (10 : 00am
GMT to 12 : 30pm GMT); we also have lessons weekend mornings (9 : 00am GMT to 1 : 00pm GMT).
Students want to book lessons with the same teacher for at least four to eight consecutive weeks during the
same timeslot each week
Payment & Benefits :
Offers start at £9.35 per hour with opportunities to earn up to £11.48 per hour plus bonuses and holiday pay.