Online ESL Teacher for First Tutors
Summary(Review): If you are a private tutor or home tutor you can join our tutoring database for free and begin advertising your private tuition services in your local area straight away. This allows a tutor to list their qualifications and tutoring experience and specify where and when they wish to tutor. Our service is an open market, so a tutee / parent can choose home tutors and private tutors on the strength of their tuition experience outlined in their tutor profiles and contact them directly online (securely) before starting any private tuition sessions. Visit our tutoring section in your country to learn more about our approach to private tuition and how we can help you promote your tutor profile.
Job Overview for Online ESL Teacher
Pay Rate per Hour:
Elementary & Junior (age 5-15)
High School & College Prep (age 15-18)
Adult (age 18+)
Early Morning (6am-9am)
Late Afternoon (3pm-6pm)
Late Night (12am-3am)
Job Details for Online ESL Teacher
Native North American
Native Australian/New Zealand
Native South Africa
Min Hours Week:
Min Uploading: 5 MB/s
Min Downloading: 15 MB/s
Online ESL Teacher Job Description
First Tutors was established in 2005 with the aim of helping people find great tutors in their local area. As the first service of our kind, we have won industry awards, been recommended by The Good Schools Guide and appear regularly in the educational, regional and national press. We are committed to making the tuition market more open and merit-based.
Why Use Us?
- Reassurance – We conduct ID and reference checks on all our tutors so you can choose them with confidence.
- Choice – We have many thousands of tutors nationwide, covering a wide variety of subjects. Whether you need to prepare for your Maths GCSE or brush up on your French, First Tutors can help you find a tutor for your subject and level.
- Feedback – Collectively our tutors have thousands of client reviews.
- Affordability – We ask for a one-off introduction fee of £4.99-24.99* and that’s all! You only pay once you’ve used the members’ area to discuss the necessary arrangements with your tutor and are happy to go ahead with tuition. Some agencies charge an additional £10 for every hour a tutor teaches, but with First Tutors there are no additional agency fees or hidden costs.
- Flexibility – There are no minimum or maximum limits on the number of hours you can book a tutor for. And our service can be accessed 24/7, whenever suits you.
- Accessibility – Our site is secure, functional and easy to navigate. We have a professional development team focused on delivering the highest quality user experience.
First Tutors vs a Typical Agency
First Tutors differs from conventional Tuition Agencies and it is important that you understand how:
- Browse and select your tutor yourself: there is no middle man.
- Contact your chosen tutors directly through our private forums to discuss your needs – no payment necessary.
- We don’t perform DBS checks ourselves – this means you must ask to double-check any references/DBSs your tutor claims.
- We ask for a £4.99-24.99* introduction fee and that’s all. We don’t ask for a £4.99-24.99* fee on top of every hour a tutor teaches but equally we cannot fairly intervene if you are not happy with the tutor you have chosen because we do not manage the ongoing relationship. We do however collect feedback from all tutees regarding their tutor a couple of weeks after making an introduction for the benefit of other parents and tutees.
The cost difference between choosing your own tutor and using an agency:
|First Tutors||Typical Agency||Saving|
|Introduction||£4.99-24.99*||£0 – £20||~£5|
|10 hrs of tuition||£180**||£250||£70|
|Additional Agency fees (10 hrs)||£0||£50
Become a Tutor Today
Showcase your Skills
Creating a profile on First Tutors is the best way to advertise yourself as a tutor. Our platform allows you to share your skills and experience with potential students, as well as giving them a sense of your personality and teaching style. Our feedback system also helps you build trust by displaying reviews and testimonials from your happy students!
Set your own Fees
With First Tutors you get to set your own rates and you keep 100% of the money you earn from tutoring. We don’t take a cut or interfere with your relationship with your students, leaving you in complete control.
Help others Learn
As a private tutor, you’ll get to make a real difference to people’s lives. By passing on your knowledge and passion for learning, you’ll help others gain confidence and inspire them to reach their potential. We truly believe that few things are as deeply rewarding as tutoring!
How to Apply to Online ESL Teacher?
Company Information for First Tutors
First Tutors – the international tutoring service
First Tutors is an international private tuition service. Private tuition and home tuition is a high growth market in many countries and many parents are choosing home tutors to give their children the best possible start in life. We allow students / parents to choose a home tutor for all popular subjects at many levels and begin private tuition at their home or the tutor’s. We showcase both home tutors and private tutors who teach from their own home. To learn more about our home tutoring services please visit the site for your country.