South African Online English Teachers (Learn to Earn)

Interested in completing your TEFL?


Student Level : Adults & Kids

Job Type : Contractor

If you are looking to start teaching online but don't have the required TEFL or English certification, here is an ideal opportunity for you.

We will fully subsidize our 120 Hour TEFL, valued at US$150.00, through our INSPIRE academy, should you successfully complete the course and your application for a position with us has been successful. Terms and conditions apply.

The only education requirements are a Bachelor’s Degree or higher.


A course in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) calls to many teachers and adventurers, as it opens up a world of opportunities to work across cultures and earn good money doing so. However, many of the courses available online merely tick the boxes so to speak.

The Really Great Teacher Company’s INSPIRE ACADEMY introduces our course that offers you so much more, as we go above and beyond the internationally accepted standards. Our course will leave you inspired and motivated, as we seek to unlock your potential as a leader both in the classroom and out. This, in turn, will allow you to inspire them, positively impact their lives, and connect meaningfully with them. All this while picking up the essential skills you will need as a teacher of English as a foreign language.

An opportunity with us also includes:

EASY ONBOARDING & TRAINING: We will help you every step of the way with advice and training to allow you to be confident in setting yourself up to be a GREAT teacher from lesson one.

WORK FROM HOME: No more commuting! Do truly inspiring work and have the right work-life balance that suits you.

EXPLORE THE WORLD: Meet students from across the globe and explore their cultures from the comfort of your home.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Our Inspiration Academy has free courses available to all, in various fields of study, to aid your professional growth at your pace.

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT: Through our Evolve Program, you can enjoy wellness, fun, and community events, from the comfort of your own home.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher 
  • Professional fluency in English and great command of the language
  • Highly computer literate
  • Clear criminal record
  • Great communication skills

Tech Requirements

PC specifications 

  • Processor: Intel ® Core™ i5 CPU @2.40GHz (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) 

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  

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