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How to Find Work-at-Home Online Teaching and Education Jobs

The various types of online teaching jobs include a wide range of qualification and positions. Some jobs require teaching certification or advanced degrees while others simply make a platform available for publishing online courses or for connecting online tutors with students. If you want to work at home as an online teacher, consider the many ways your teaching experience can be leveraged then start browsing the job listings below.


The companies on this list will hire:

--online faculty and teaching assistants and online course instructors for college-level distance learning

--corporate trainers, developers, and writers of adult ed online courses

--online tutors for K-12 and college students

--foreign language and ESL teachers

--university-level course developers, instructional designers (ID) and subject matter experts (SME)

--K-12 teachers

--test-prep tutoring and test-scoring jobs

--online tutor jobs in India


Based in Vienna, VA, AdmissionConsultants hires candidates with admissions committee experience and good interpersonal skills as consultants for its work at home jobs.

Aim-for-A Tutoring

Type of Job: Online Tutoring

At Aim-for-A, Online tutors teach a variety of subjects, including math, science, and English, as well as test preparations for GED, PSAT, SAT, GRE, GMAT, and AP for students from around the world who range in age from elementary school to college. Teaching experience and a college degree in the subject taught are required. 

American Public University System

Type of Job: Online Adjunct Faculty

Encompassing American Public University (APU) and American Military University (AMU), this online higher education institution hires online adjunct faculty members as well as a few administrative positions as work at home jobs. Master's degree in the subject matter is required. Experience in college-level teaching and/or Ph.D. is preferred.

Argosy University Online

Type of Job: Online Adjunct Faculty

These for-profit colleges with online education and brick-and-mortar campuses, both owned by EDMC, hire online adjunct faculty to teach graduate and undergraduate courses. Master’s or doctoral degree required for these online teaching jobs.


Type of Job: Online Teaching Assistants

Register as an online teaching assistant (master's degree or Ph.D. required) in a subject, then answer questions posed by students. The TA earns a percentage of the fee paid by the questioner and can earn more if the answer is downloaded by other students. Pay (in Canadian dollars) is monthly when teaching assistant has earned at least $50 CAD.

California Virtual Academies

Type of Job: K-12, Special Education, Language

A network of public charter schools that provides education for students in the state of California, California Virtual Academies hires certified K-12 teachers in California to work from home. In-person meetings in the county of employment are required. 

Capella University

Type of Job: College-Level Online Faculty and Instructors

Typical work-at-home positions at this online college include faculty chairs, core faculty, adjunct faculty, dissertation mentors and channel partner. Search for positions with an "offsite" location.

Chegg Tutors

Types of Education-Related Jobs: Tutoring in Math, Humanities, Science, Languages, Programming

This company makes an online platform available that connects tutors with students. Tutors have graduated from or be enrolled in a four-year university. They are paid $20/hour weekly via PayPal but must sign up through Facebook.

Connections Academy

Types of Education-Related Jobs: K-12 Tutoring

Connections Academy, a "school without walls," is a virtual educational program serving K-12 students throughout various states in a non-classroom-based environment. It hires certified teachers for online teaching jobs.

Creative English Solutions (CES)

Types of Education-Related Jobs: Test Writing/Evaluation

Canadian company develops practice tests for TOEFL and TOEIC. It hires experienced evaluators, test writers and voice actors from Canada.

Educate, Inc. (Sylvan Learning Centers)

Types of Education-Related Jobs: Online Tutoring in K-12, management, sales

The parent company of Sylvan Learning Centers has some corporate telecommuting jobs working as a liaison between its tutors and clients. Additionally, some of the individual learning centers may offer work-at-home positions for its on-site tutors.


Types of Education-Related Jobs: Scoring/Evaluation

The company hires constructed-response scoring professionals, who evaluate written short answers or essays, spoken responses, and portfolios, as part-time employees to read for The College Board's Advanced Placement Program (AP) testing programs and raters for the TOEIC, TOEFL, Praxis and GRE programs. Work schedules vary throughout the year and may take place online and at scoring sites throughout the United States.


Types of Education-Related Jobs: Sales

Sales associates for eTutorWorld choose their work schedules for these work from home jobs, promoting online tutoring services in math and science for school students in grades 5 to 12. No financial investment required. Free training.

Types of Education-Related Jobs: Various levels and positions

This website ranks and rates online schools and lists job openings in distance learning. Additionally, the website lists some positions at this company.


Types of Education-Related Jobs: Adult Education, Language

Teaching English by phone, gofluent seeks home-based trainers who are native English speakers who are bilingual in French, Italian, German, Russian and Korean. They hire only from Kansas, Missouri, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, and Canada. 

Homework Tutoring

Types of Education-Related Jobs: Online Tutoring for High School and College

Online tutoring service offers homework help for high school and college students in a variety of subjects. Email resume to be considered for these home-based jobs.

Herzing University

Types of Education-Related Jobs: Online Adjunct Faculty

At this online college based in Wisconsin, most of the positions listed as "remote" are for online adjunct faculty. However, other positions allow telecommuting but may require time in the office as well. 

Instructional Connections

Types of Education-Related Jobs: Online Coach/Teaching Assistants, Course Development

The company provides instructional support to colleges. Online coaches, who are part-time, independent contractors, work with students and faculty, monitoring engagement, grading assignments and facilitating course discussions. Pay is based on a per-student, per-course formula. Master's degree or higher required. Subjects include nursing, education (literacy, reading specialization, special education, bilingual education, educational law, educational administration, and mathematics or science education), mathematics, chemistry, and biology.

Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth (CTY)

Types of Education-Related Jobs: K-12 Online Tutoring

Instructors critique student writing, make assignments, compose progress reports and evaluations for students in grades 3 to 12. Requirements include BA in appropriate field and at least one-year teaching experience. Search CTY or "work at home" in JHU Jobs database.


Types of Education Jobs: Online secondary and elementary teachers, principals and administrators, instructional designers, curriculum writers, and editors
This company creates K-12 online academies for states and school districts all across the nation. It hires teachers and administrators in those states to staff the schools. Also, it hires other education professionals nationwide to develop curriculum and for other positions.

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