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VIPKID is Hiring!

So many of our homeschooling moms are looking for ways to help bring in a little income so we wanted to share with you that VIPKID is hiring Part-Time Online Tutors for K-6 Online ESL Teachers working Remotely! This position offers a variety of hours that just might be perfect for your schedule.

Who is VIPKID?

VIPKID provides an international learning experience to Chinese children – all from the comfort of their homes. Their sophisticated virtual classroom streams passionate, qualified teachers into Chinese homes, linking the world through education. They provide 1-on-1 online full immersion language and content classes based on the US Common Core State Standards.

 

The Position

VIPKID is a fast growing community of elite educators who are teaching right from their home. As an independent contractor, you will be matched 1:1 with Chinese students on their secure virtual learning platform to teach English online. You can make your own schedule and use VIPKID resources to instruct – no lesson planning required!

  • 1-on-1 online full immersion English language and content classes
  • An American curriculum, based on the Common Core State Standards
  • 25-minute highly engaging lessons

Apply for this position by clicking here.

Contract term

6-Months

 

Start date

Immediately

 

Location

Teach Online / Virtual / Remote

 

Hours

A schedule of just 7.5 hours per week! In order to maximize the number of classes you could get scheduled, they recommend you be available for at least 7.5 hours (15 time slots per week at 30 minutes per time slot) during Beijing peak times. The following tends to be the most requested time periods in Beijing time: Monday – Friday 6-10pm, and Saturday – Sunday 9am-10pm. They do not require teachers to work full shifts; but having availability during the times mentioned above could ensure a higher possibility of being booked by our students.
Here are the times converted to US times
Peak Times (Daylight Saving Time)
Mon~Fri Sat Sun
US Times Beijing 6pm ~10pm Beijing 9am ~10pm Beijing 9am ~10pm
EST 6am ~ 10am Fri 9pm~Sat 10am Sat 9pm~Sun 10am
CST 5am ~ 9am Fri 8pm~Sat 9am Sat 8pm ~Sun 9am
MST 4am ~ 8am Fri 7pm~Sat 8am Sat 7pm~Sun 8am
PST 3am ~ 7am Fri 6pm~Sat 7am Sat 6pm~Sun 7am
Hawaii 1am ~ 5am Fri 4pm~Sat 5am Sat 4pm~Sun 5am
Peak Times
Mon ~ Fri Sat Sun
US Times Beijing 6pm ~10pm Beijing 9am ~10pm Beijing 9am ~10pm
EST 5am ~ 9am Fri 8pm~Sat 9am Sat 8pm~Sun 9am
CST 4am ~ 8am Fri 7pm~Sat 8am Sat 7pm~Sun 8am
MST 3am ~ 7am Fri 6pm~Sat 7am Sat 6pm~Sun 7am
PST 2am ~ 6am Fri 5pm~Sat 6am Sat 5pm~Sun 6am
Hawaii 12am ~ 4am Fri 3pm~Sat 4am Sat 3pm~Sun 4am

Payment

Make up to $22/hr! The teachers receive a minimum payment of US $14-$18/hour. There are incentives for every lesson, so the payment ranges from US $14-22/hour.

 

Requirements

  • Exposure to the American or Canadian K-12 education system
  • Minimum 1 year of teaching experience
  • Bachelor’s degree

 

Technical Requirements

Desktop or Laptop with a fast internet connection and audio/video capability

Apply for this position by clicking here.

About the author

Trish

Trish is one of the owners of Hip Homeschool Moms. She has been married to her best friend, David, for 20 years and they have three sons (ages 19, 17 and 15). Trish is from the coast of North Carolina, but they now live in rural West Tennessee on a 40+ acre farm. She has been homeschooling since 2009 and her homeschool style leans towards a Montessori approach with a heavy emphasis on hands-on learning. They also own a small business that Trish runs from home. Trish’s family is Messianic and they love studying the Scriptures, learning Hebrew and growing in their faith and walk daily. In her spare time, Trish loves to write, work in their garden and can regularly be found trying to learn something new, modeling that learning is indeed a life-long endeavor!

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