South African Online English Teacher (Adult Students)

Passionate about teaching?


Passionate about education?

Teach online! Join our team in this exciting and rewarding role.

Grow professionally and embrace the energetic spirit of our learners!

We want engaging and interactive lessons presented by caring and inspirational teachers; if this describes you please submit your application - we are looking forward to meeting you.

We will provide the coursework and material; you bring your enthusiasm and passion.

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.

An opportunity with us also includes:

CAREER ADVANCEMENT: Many opportunities will be available in the future for growth and movement into more senior positions.

DEDICATED SUPPORT TEAM: We provide all materials and the human support you need.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Our Inspiration Academy has free courses available for our whole team, in various fields of study, to support your professional growth at your own pace.

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT: Join our Evolve programme and enjoy wellness, fitness, fun and community events, from the comfort of your own home.

Position Details

Start Date:

  • Immediate


  • Work from home


  • Weekends (08h00-10h00, 15h00-17h00 SAST) - two weekends on and 1 weekend off


  • You will teach adult classes.


  • Set base rate of 6 USD per hour

Contract type:

  • You will be contracted by The Really Great Teacher Company as an Independent Service Provider

Minimum Qualifications

  • Completed tertiary qualification
  • Completed, accredited 120-hour CELTO, CELTA, TEFL, TESOL
  • 1 year's online English teaching experience
  • Professional fluency in English and great command of the language
  • Highly computer literate
  • No criminal record

Tech Requirements

PC specifications 

  • Processor: Intel ® Core™ i5 CPU @2.0GHz (4 CPUs) or greater 
  • Memory: 8GB RAM or greater 

Backup power  

  • Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) with a battery life up to 4-5 hours (2000VA) (or willing to purchase before commencing teaching). This is applicable and a non-negotiable requirement for candidates based in a country where regular power interruptions occur. 

A stable fibre internet connection 

  • At a minimum of 20 Mbps upload and download speeds 
  • PC is connected via a LAN cable and not via a Wi-Fi connection  

Noise-cancelling headsets and HD web camera

  • Back-up headset highly recommended 

Tidy, well-lit, and quiet teaching environment