Review: Pinata is currently looking for native English teachers. They are looking for full-time and part-time teachers. You need to have at least one year of prior teaching experience. All of the classes are taught on Zoom. The students are from 6 to 12 years old at a beginner or intermediate level. Each lesson is 30 minutes to 60 minutes per lesson with either one on one or group classes of up to four students maximum. All teaching materials are provided for you. They pay from $17-25 per hour for teachers who have previous online teaching experience and $15 per hour for new teachers.
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Who We Are?
- Pinata Education offers tailor-made online English courses to 5-12 years old Chinese children. The company is registered in Beijing, China, staff and teachers are from worldwide.
What Do We offer?
- We offer the most professional training to help great teachers to transit from classroom to online teaching. Both full-time and part-time teaching positions are vacant with a competitive salary.
How Pinata Works?
- We are currently only accepting candidates who have 1-2 years previous online teaching experience. This is also only for NATIVE ENGLISH TEACHERS due to our current demand.
- Classes are conducted on a web meeting platform called Zoom. One to one or one to multiple Audio or Video chat, screen sharing are the functions used by teachers.
- 30 minutes or 60 minutes per lesson, One to One or Small group class, for a group class, 4 students max.
- We provide our teachers teaching Materials. We use a six-level ESL/EFL course with full lesson plans as textbooks as well as Phonics course and some picture book reading course.
- Students are aged from 6-12, beginner or intermediate level. Our aims are to improve on Vocabulary, sentence structures, basic grammar, reading and English fluency.
- Weekdays: 5 p.m.-9 p.m. (GMT+8 Beijing time)
- Weekends 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. (GMT+8 Beijing time)
- We pay US$17-25 an hour for teachers who have previous online teaching experience. If the teacher requires a lot of training then we start on $15 an hour until the teachers are good to go (1-2 months). Pay increases depending on the Teacher and feedback from students and their parents. Monthly payment is done through PayPal account.