Do you love teaching, but hate the daily commute and politics that come along with working with most local public and private school systems?  Well teaching online from the comfort of your own home (or whatever location you choose), might just be the perfect compromise for you.

Here is a list of 8 companies that are hiring online teachers:

1. VIP Kids

  • VIP Kids was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Beijing.
  • Provides education to the Chinese children ages 4-12 in the comfort of their own home.
  • Must have K-12 classroom experience in the US or Canada.
  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree in any field.
  • Must have a Desktop or Laptop with fast Internet connection and audio/video capability.
  • Work at little as 7.5 hrs/week.
  • Make $14- $22/hr depending on experience.


2. Funbulous

  • Teach English to Chinese children from 5 – 12 years old through our interactive software program.
  • All curriculum is pre-designed and incorporated with animated characters and games.
  • No prior teaching experience needed, as hey provide full course training.
  • Work from home at your chosen availability and earn $16 – $20 an hour based on your class ranking.


3. Two Sigmas

Teach English to Chinese children from 5 – 12 years old


  • Experience working with children between the ages of 5-12.
  • ESL teaching experience or a current teaching certification
  • A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (eg Education, Linguistics, Languages).
    Availability to teach at least 15 classes per week – 7.5 hours minimum in total.
  • A fast internet connection, audio/video capability, and a quiet and professional-looking space.
  • A genuine love of learning and teaching in an innovative and international organisation.
  • A native speaker of English. A neutral North American accent is preferred.

4. Varsity Tutors

  • Varsity Tutors connects students to tutors who specialize in the areas that the student needs to learn.
  • Tutors working in the company are independent contractors.
  • The instructors earn around $20/hr per an online review.
  • Learners and Tutors work from the comfort of their own home.


5. Florida Virtual Schools (FLVS)



  • Located in Orlando and offers K-12 classes for students in the state of Florida.
  • The company offers employment for teachers who are certified or have provisional certification in the state of Florida.
  • Does not discriminate on the race, color, gender of religion of an individual during the selection of the employees.
  • Salary varies depending on experience and position.


6. Western Governors University

  • Offers online post-secondary education and was started as a result of collaborative efforts among the governors
  • Primary purpose is to enable students to attain their goals through online education.
  • The firm offers both part-time and full-time jobs opportunities.
  • The employees receive excellent salaries and other benefits.
  • Salary varies depending on experience and position.


7. Connections Academy



  • Hires the k-12 teachers in different subjects.
  • It is a tuition free, online public school that is for grades k-12.
  • The program involve parents so much for the guidance of their children.
  • The students get to have an interactive session with their instructors which enable them gain more knowledge
  • The students have a virtual learning program to enable them to attain the highest potential.
  • The classes are flexible thus making it convenient for the teachers to plan their schedule.
  • The company offers competitive salaries and a package of benefits such as the health benefits, insurance and paid time off.
  • Salary varies depending on experience and position.

8. K12 Inc

  • Free online public school option for children grades K-12.
  • Provides jobs for those individuals willing to make a difference to the student’s lives.
  • Provides curriculum that is convenient for all learning types.
  • The company offers various benefits to the employees such as health, pre-tax benefits income protection and retirement saving plan among others.
  • Salary varies depending on experience and position.

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