Become a Tutor

Tell Class is different from most language schools out there. We are a language speaking practice platform where language learners from all over the world can practice their English language skills one-on-one with qualified native English speaking tutors in a fun and encouraging way. There is no need teaching boring grammar lessons, but rather teaching English a more natural way, through speaking. 

Flexible work hours

Our students are from all over the world in different time zones.

Work at any time of the day that is most convenient for you.

Competitive pay

We will pay you per lesson and not per minute.

Earn €4.50 per 25min. lesson. 

English Tutor Requirements

  • Native English Speaker - Must originally be from one of the following countries: UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa 
  • TEFL, TESOL or CELTA certified - Need to provide a copy of your certificate.
  • No Degree is required
  • Age requirement  - Between 18yrs - 65 yrs old
  • Availability  - Min. 4 hours per week (Min. 2 days a week)
  • No teaching experience needed  - Teaching experience is an advantage, but not a requirement, however, your teaching ability will be tested before you get hired.
  • Freelancing  - No contracts to sign. Simply sign-up as a freelancing tutor. This means, you are also responsible for your own tax declarations.

Tutor Equipment Requirements

  • Reliable laptop/pc with webcam (No teaching with tablets or phones)
  • Good internet connection - 5 Mbps download & 5 Mbps upload (4G connections acceptable)
  • Backup power (UPS) - For those who live in a country/area that is known for power cuts. (Especially South Africa)
  • Good headset/earphones

Class Information

  • 1-on-1 Video Chatting
  • 24/7 on-demand sessions for both students and tutors.
  • Students log in to find and select a tutor to book.
  • Each lesson is 25 minutes long. We prefer you to be ready 2-5 min. prior to the lesson time. 
  • You can teach your own material, however, we do provide some great resources to use in lessons.

The Students

  • Mostly adults (Min. Age 12 years old)
  • Students are from all over the world (Mostly Europe and Asia)

Tell Class Pay

  • €9 per hour (€4.50 per 25min. lesson) 
  • Paid 50% for when a regular student is a no-show.
  • Paid monthly into your Wise (Transferwise) account. (low currency transfer fees)
  • Earnings automatically tracked and calculated.
  • Salary paid by the 5th of the following month.

Who is suited for this work?

  • Someone who likes to talk and meet new people. Definitely a people person.
  • If you are looking for a side hustle to earn a little bit extra every month, or even eventually a full-time gig.
  • You want a job where you can work-from-home or earn while you travel.

Application Process

  • Fill in the application form with details, profile photo and profile video (30 sec.-1.5 minutes long).
  • If we feel that you are suitable, we will request an online interview and demo within a few days. (Interview time: 30 min)
  • After the interview was passed, you will go on the orientation training. (Watch a few training videos in your own time - Max: 45 min.)
  • When you are done with training, you can go ahead immediately and set your availability and start receiving bookings from students.

* Please note that all new approved tutors will be on a 1 month probation.

UPDATE: All new applications will be put on hold till further notice. 

You can submit your application, but we will only respond when its time for our next recruitment drive. Thank you.

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