South African Online English Teacher (Adult Students)


Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey in the world of education?
We're on the lookout for dedicated educators like yourself to join our rapidly expanding online teaching community. If you have a genuine appreciation for Vietnamese culture and are eager to contribute your English knowledge, we invite you to become a part of our exceptional team.

What joining us entails:
Seamless Onboarding & Training: Our comprehensive support and training will guide you through every step, ensuring your confidence in becoming an outstanding teacher right from your very first lesson.
Work from the Comfort of Your Home: Say goodbye to daily commutes. Enjoy fulfilling work while achieving a work-life balance that suits your needs perfectly.
Explore the World: Connect with students from all corners of the globe and experience their diverse cultures, all from the convenience of your home.
Professional Development: Access our Inspiration Academy, offering free courses across various fields of study, allowing you to foster your professional growth at your own pace.
Personal Development: Through our Evolve Program, you can partake in wellness activities, enjoy fun events, and engage with a supportive community, all from the comfort of your home.


While a completed TEFL certification is essential for your application, if you don't have one yet, there's no need to worry. We provide an in-house, globally recognized 120-hour TEFL course, which is essential for building a successful career as an online English teacher. To learn more about our TEFL 120hr Accredited program, please visit our website.

Position Details

Start Date:

  • Immediate upon the completion of the recruitment process.

Teaching Hours:

  • Peak hours - Weekdays (Monday to Friday): 3 to 6 AM SAST and 2 PM to 6 PM SAST. Required to teach a minimum of 4 peak hours per day.
  • Peak hours - Weekends (Saturday and Sunday): 3 AM to 6 AM SAST and 2 PM - 6 PM SAST. Required to teach a minimum of 5 peak hours per day.
  • Hours are not guaranteed.


  • Teaching adults based in Vietnam.

Class Types:

  • Group classes consisting of 4-6 students - Duration 45 minutes.
  • Smaller classes - Duration 15 minutes and 25 minutes.


  • Base rate of 6 USD per hour.

Contract Type:

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


  • Work from the convenience of your home.

Minimum Qualifications

  • English first language speaker
  • Minimum of 1 year of teaching/ online teaching experience
  • A completed tertiary qualification such as a Diploma or Degree (in any field)
  • Completed, accredited 120-hour or above TEFL, TESOL, or CELTA certification
  • Proficiency in computer use
  • A clean criminal record

Tech Requirements

PC specifications:

  • Intel® Core™ i5 CPU @2.0GHz (4 CPUs) or better, 8GB RAM or greater.

Backup power:

  • Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) with a battery life of 4-5 hours (2000VA) or a willingness to purchase one before commencing teaching, if you are based in a country that experiences regular power interruptions.

A stable fiber internet connection:

  • A minimum of 20 Mbps upload and 30 Mbps download speeds, connected via LAN cable (not Wi-Fi).

Noise-cancelling headsets and an HD web camera (720p), with a backup headset recommended.

A tidy, well-lit, and quiet teaching environment.