ITutorgroup offer many hours at a good rate of pay. Management can improve but reliable pay every time. You do get a lot of students during my 3 years with the company taught over 3500 learners! You get some interesting questions and conversations with the learners, I really enjoyed my time at this company. Good for a reliable income, you can easily earn £1000 a month If you book in the hours.
The onboarding process consists of a short interview where they get to know you and ask about your experiences. You will then typically do a short mock class role play where you demonstrate your ability teaching some of their material.
There is some onboarding material and paperwork to work through (Should take less than 2 weeks) Then you move onto probation.
Whilst you're on probation you teach mostly adult classes. This can last up to 6 weeks (They passed me in 3, I think it’s just to make sure you can handle it.) After this, you are free to teach other lesson types (kids) for better rates.
Bachelor’s degree or higher
TESOL/TEFL Certification (or its equivalent) required
Minimum of 1 year teaching experience
Enthusiastic and professional
Great communication and presentation skills
Mobile or tablet devices are not allowed
Windows SP1/ Mac OS 10.12
2GB RAM 1280x1024 minimum resolutions
Browsers:Must have the most up to date Google Chrome installed
Have the most up to date Adobe Flash Player installed
HD capable Webcam
Analog or USB Headset(Microsoft lifeChat LX-3000 preferred)
Expect Aprox. $10 - $20 per hour on average.
The total Session Payment consists of THREE components: Base Pay, Completion Bonus and Contribution Bonus.
They also boast a progressive pay scaling system. (The better you perform, the more you earn!)
24 hours 7days per week.
Technically you can book for any time in the day, although it is very quiet during late Beijing hours (GMT+8) great for UK daytime.
Whales English have slightly limited hours but offer a fantastic rate of pay. The management are friendly and the company has no issues with paying every time. You can get regular learners with this company which is nice. You get some interesting interactive material with whales which is fun to teach. I am really enjoying my time at this company. Another good source of reliable income.
The interview process for Whales English is quick and quite straightforward everything you need will be provided:
You will be given some online training materials
You will be asked to book an interview.
You will be given some light onboarding training
When complete you can book your first lesson. (This can take upto 2 weeks)
The interview will consist of a chat about your experience and knowledge. And then a five min roleplay where you demonstrate your skills. (Don’t worry about this, they give you plenty of advice.)
BA degree or higher
Experience teaching kids (minimum of 1 year)
At least one teaching certificate: TESOL, TEFL, CELTA, etc.
Native English speaker from native English-speaking countries
Desire to engage and inspire young learners
Mac & Windows
CPU- Intel Core i3 above CPU
Memory-at least 4GB RAM
Network- Wired DSL Internet Connection – at least 20 Mbps
Flash-Version- download the latest version
Software-PowerPoint or Keynote, Adobe Acrobat, Zoom
$18-30 PER 50 MIN CLASS
This consists of base pay and bonuses for things like attendance and quantity of sessions.
Base pay increases upon completion of in-house training and with experience. Also the possibility to take on other non-teaching roles for extra cash.
Peak hours are:
Weekdays: 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. (Beijing Time)
Weekends: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. (Beijing Time)