Teach ESL Online


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Who are Whales English?

WhalesEnglish (Sprout) is a fully comprehensive K12 online school for Chinese children.

What is the job position?

You will be teaching English online to students in China.

How old are the students?

5-15 years old

Is the curriculum provided?

The company will provide curriculum and training for the teachers.

What are the requirements for the position?

  • Native English speakers from the US, UK or Canada
  • Bachelor’s degree or above
  • Teaching experience
  • PreK-GK level TESOL, TEFL or similar teaching certification (preferred)

What is the pay rate?

  • $18/h-$20/h for entry level
  • $20/h-$25/h for intermediate level
  • $30/h for advanced level, including subjects such as history, advanced reading, academic writing, persuasive writing, etc.
  • Extra bonuses and opportunities for raises

What are the teaching hours?

  • Monday to Friday 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (Beijing time)
  • Saturday and Sunday: 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM (Beijing time)

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How long is the contract period?

You will need to commit to one semester. Each semester lasts 6-8 months.