Gain English teaching experience and make money from the comfort of your home with our online teaching jobs.

Join our team of online teachers and provide high-quality English lessons for young students in China. You’ll teach small groups of students in different schools and institutions across the country, helping them improve their English speaking and listening skills. We’ll provide you with the lesson material and ideas for activites, and the rest is up to you!

Work part-time hours on days that suit you and take on any additional lessons as and when you can. This great part-time opportunity is perfect for students and graduates looking to earn some extra money and gain ESL teaching experience.


Job Highlights

Work from home

Earn £12 per hour

Gain teaching experience

Work part-time

Open to students and graduates

Job Specifications

Minimum wifi speed of 10MBPS

Native English speaker and a 120-hour TEFL, TESOL or CELTA certificate

Access to a quiet place to work from

Attentive, patient and friendly

Able to work 3 hours between  6am to 1pm UK time on chosen working days

Have an interest in ESL teaching

Application Process


Online Application

Launch your application with our online form. You’ll need to upload a recent CV and cover letter and let us know your availability.


60-second Introductory Video

After we receive your application, we’ll be in touch to ask for a short introductory video to find out a bit more about you.


Skype Interview

Following the video, you’ll be invited to a video interview over Skype with a member of the Teach English In China team.


20-minute Demo Class

Following the second interview, you’ll be asked to give a short demo class to a member of our partner schools’ team in China. They will assess your class and give you feedback.

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Why Work With Us?

Be Legally Employed

We employ our teachers as temporary workers in the UK, meaning we ensure you’re working legally and take care of your tax.

Scheduling & Support

Once we’ve decided on suitable working hours and days with you, we’ll send your schedule directly to your phone and take care of any scheduling issues for you.

Teacher Training

All successful candidates will undergo training with an experienced online teacher, who will prepare you with techniques and ideas to make you classes a success.

Lesson Plan Library

Gain access to our Lesson Plan Library, which contains ideas for games and activities suitable for your online classes. You’ll never be short of ideas with these tried and tested lessons!

Competitive Wage

All teachers will be paid a good hourly wage of £12.00. We’ll record your working hours, and send you your earnings promptly through our PAYE system on a monthly basis.

Join a Community

Our large community of past and current foreign teachers can give you tips and advice for teaching Chinese students, both on and offline. Join events, network and learn more about China!

Got a question? Get in touch with our team today, or apply now to join our team of online teachers.