Calling passionate teachers and tutors!

Online English teachers needed for an exciting teaching opportunity. Work from the comfort of your own home!

We pride ourselves on guaranteeing our clients excellent English lessons through the best teachers.

Do you have what it takes to be the best? Join our team of experienced educators, delivering live teaching lessons for our global client base.

Success criteria

  • You are a TRGTC culture fit
  • Your values are aligned to ours
  • You are an experienced teacher who wants to work with foreign students
  • You have the ability to make learning fun and bring excitement and energy to every lesson!
  • You want to pass on your knowledge to new students
  • You are highly motivated and passionate about interacting with people and imparting knowledge
  • You have a desire to teach English

Position details

  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Location: Work from home
  • Scheduling: Required to teach a minimum of 40 hours of lessons per month in the peak teaching hours of 6 pm - 10 pm (Beijing time zone). Additional lessons can be booked on top of this.
  • Students: You will teach students in the age range 6-12 years.
  • Training: Training and ongoing professional development throughout the contract.
  • Remuneration: Set base rate of $7.5 USD per hour with additional performance bonuses.
  • You'll be employed by The Really Great Teacher Company as an Independent Service Provider

Deliver excellent English language lessons and guidance to students across the globe, while maintaining a fun and engaging classroom environment.

What is needed?

Minimum requirements:

  • Tertiary education
  • Accredited 120 Hours or above TEFL, TESOL, TEYL
  • Professional fluency in English and great command of the language
  • Highly computer literate
  • No criminal record
  • South African Citizen
  • Great communication skills
  • Excellent time keeping and punctuality
  • Able to work shifts
  • A quiet, clean, tidy, and well-lit teaching environment
  • All hardware and technical requirements as detailed below


  • Teaching experience strongly preferred, particularly online English teaching

Technical requirements

You must have:

1. PC specifications

  • Processor: Intel ® Core™ i3 CPU @2.70GHz (4 CPUs) or greater
  • Memory: 8GB RAM or greater

2. Backup power (non-negotiable)

  • Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) with battery life up to 4-5 hours (or willing to purchase one if you are hired) due to loadshedding and power outages

3. Internet connection:

  • Must be a fibre (cabled, not wifi) connection
  • Minimum of 10 mbps upload and download speed

4. Headsets and camera