Online ESL Teacher for Swoosh English
Summary(Review): Swoosh English hires teachers from the UK who have experience teaching IELTS and have a British accent. The lessons are one-on-one and small group IELTS lessons using their own conference platform. You will teach off a virtual whiteboard and tools that you will need to learn how to use. If you have your own materials you can use them as well, but they also provide materials as well. The main requirement is that you have at least 5 years of IELTS teaching experience and a CELTA or a TEFL certificate, with few exceptions.
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+)
Late Afternoon (3pm-6pm)
Job Details for Online ESL Teacher
Bachelor or above
Min Hours Week:
Min Uploading: 2 MB/s
Min Downloading: 8 MB/s
Online ESL Teacher Job Description
Online English Teacher
Swoosh English – Manchester
The company provide online lessons to students conducted by a team of fully qualified and experienced UK native English teachers. Students enjoy the perks of embracing technology and learning online with our UK native teachers who help them achieve their English potential.
UK teachers will be conducting mainly one-to-one and small group lessons on our unique video-conferencing program. A virtual whiteboard and a wide range of teaching resources and syllabuses will be available for teachers to use with students. Flexibility will be given to teachers to use their own ideas and materials also in lessons. However, we can also provide materials as well.
A competitive salary will be offered above the market rate for ESL teachers in the UK. The lessons can be run from your own home based on your availability, so no transportation is required, making it highly convenient for those people who are students or have other jobs. A high-speed broadband connection is a necessity.
We are offering immediate starts to all potential teachers, and we are already considering applications.
Here are some requirements:
- Have at least one years of English teaching experience in a foreign country and a CELTA or a TEFL certificate. Other experience will be considered.
- Be outgoing, fun and confident and have the ability to create rapport with students.
- Have a keen interest in helping students improve their English, particularly young ESL learners.
- Be willing to work at least 5-10 hours minimum a week
- Have a fast and stable internet connection.
- Have a DBS (CRB) check certificate to be legally able to work with children.
- If you currently working or residing in a country outside of the UK and are unable to provide us with a DBS certificate, we will accept a local police safety check from your current country of residence.
Please only apply if you were born or grew up in the UK. All our teachers need to have a British accent. This is something our students demand!
Please clarify that you have a relevant teaching certificate(s). Moreover, candidates are required to perform a speed test for their internet at www.speedtest.net and please send us a screenshot of your result.
In the cover letter, please include why you would like to teach for Swoosh English, specifically. In addition to why you think you would be well-suited to online teaching.
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Company Information for Swoosh English
Swoosh English focus primarily on training doctors and nurses from all around the world to pass the IELTS and OET exam so that they are qualified to work in UK hospitals and nursing homes. We have trained thousands of doctors and nurses to pass the exams and we take great pride in helping them pass so that they can come to the UK for a better life and also to fulfil the huge nurse shortages in the UK’s healthcare system.
Swoosh started as an online tutoring service and we are now helping English learners all over the world in other ways through our interactive video lesson platform young learners, in addition to our IELTS and OET exam products and services for English exam test takers.
We love seeing our students improve themselves with determination, passion and focus and by building their confidence through the help of their UK native teachers and the learning resources we provide.