South African Online English Teacher (Kids and Adult Students)


Do you love teaching and want an opportunity to gain some valuable teaching experience?

We’re looking for teachers, just like you, to join our growing online teaching community. If you think you have what it takes (and we think you do), come join our really great team. No prior teaching experience required but preferred.

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.

Position Details

Start Date:  

  • Immediate

Teaching Hours:  

  •  Minimum of 10 peak hours per week
  • Peak hours: Monday – Sunday from 13h00 to 18h00 SAST
  • Hours are not guaranteed


  • Teaching kids and adults based in Asia


  • Base rate of 6 USD per hour

Contract type:

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


  • Work from the convenience of your home

Minimum Qualifications

  • Tertiary qualification (completed or busy)
  • Completed, accredited 120-hour or above TEFL, TESOL, TEYL, or CELTA
  • 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