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Job Title: Online ESL Teacher

Job Summary: We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Online ESL Teacher to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering high-quality English language instruction to students from around the world via online platforms. The ideal candidate will have a passion for teaching, excellent communication skills, and a strong understanding of ESL teaching methodologies.


  • Deliver engaging and effective online English language instruction to students of all ages and levels
  • Create and implement lesson plans that align with student needs and learning objectives
  • Provide timely and constructive feedback to students on their progress and areas for improvement
  • Collaborate with other teachers and staff to develop and improve curriculum and teaching materials
  • Maintain accurate records of student attendance, progress, and performance
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest ESL teaching methodologies and technologies


  • Bachelor's degree in Education, English, or a related field
  • TESOL/TEFL/CELTA certification or equivalent
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience teaching ESL to students of all ages and levels
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong computer skills and familiarity with online teaching platforms
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends


  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment

About Us:

We are a leading provider of online English language instruction to students from around the world. Our mission is to empower students to achieve their language learning goals through personalized instruction and innovative teaching methodologies. We are committed to providing a supportive and collaborative work environment that fosters professional growth and development.

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What is the best way to find and hire a Online Esl Teacher near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Online Esl Teacher applicants. Employers posting their Online Esl Teacher job on Indeed get about 10 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Online Esl Teacher applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Online Esl Teacher are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 14 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 23 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Online Esl Teacher positions.
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SMS has 97% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Online Esl Teacher job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Online Esl Teachers are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 124% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Online Esl Teacher applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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