BA, BS, or currently college studentFields of Expertise:
ESL/EFL , Nursery , Elementary , Curriculum Developer , ESL to Children , Kindergarten , High School , University , Science , Children Education, secondary education, history, Salary:
Online ESL / English Tutor (Work from Home Opportunities)
Alo7 was started by PhD from MIT Lab. Alo7 offers award winning curriculum which is used by over 5000 schools. Schools book online classes with you. Classes are very steady which imply steady income. Tutoring 2 hours per day brings over USD$1000 and 3 hours per day brings over $1500 per month.
You will tutor English to our students who have learned the same material in the classroom and would like to review what they have learned with you. This makes tutoring with Alo7 much easier.
In October we will add 6000 new students from partner schools. Each class is a small group class of 1 tutor with 3+ students. This makes tutoring more fun and interactive.
Your booking rate tend to remain high as the classes are booked by schools in advance. Schools do not cancel classes. If you tutor 1 to 1 classes booked by parents, they tend to cancel last minutes.
We offer Class Delivery Workshops (CDW) to help you get used to our platform and curriculum. CDW is paid to you.
We offer the best support, and maintains highest ratings of 4.8 and 100% CEO Approval Rating on Glassdoor and 4.7 rating on Indeed.
- Mother language must be English; must speak English at an idiomatic level and must be from US, Canada, UK, Australia. Most of your students will go abroad to study in one of these 4 countries. That’s why schools require tutors with these accents.
- Must have completed a Bachelor’s Degree or be enrolled in a 4 year college program
- If without a Bachelor’s Degree and not enrolled in 4 year college program, we require an Associate’s Degree and a TESOL/TEFL certification
If you don’t know any other foreign language, you can still teach English, as our interactive curriculum makes tutoring much easier.
- A quiet room with good lighting
Network / Wifi Speed: at least 4Mbps / 4Mbps (downlink and upper link)
You can check your speed using this link:
If your speed is not met, please talk to your internet service provider.
Camera: HD External camera or HD integrated camera (Most laptops have it)
Headset: Use a headset with a microphone, stable output and input
Your students will be based in Asia, and will be on Beijing time.
The peak tutoring hours are 18:00 to 22:00 (6pm to 10pm) Beijing time, every day of the week, which converts to 6:00am to 10:00am EST Daylight Savings time or 5:00am to 9:00am EST Normal time. You are free to open any time slots during the peak tutoring hours. Regular schedule is encouraged as schools will book a set of the classes with you.
If you are in USA, most available hours are in the early morning.
If you are in Asia, most available hours are at night.
If you are in Europe, most available hours are in the middle of the day.
This is an independent contractor position. You have the potential to earn between $15 and $22 USD per hour.
Each 25-minute class pays $7.50 per class or each 50-minute pays $15 per class as base rate. This base rate applies to most programs. On top of the base pay, we offer incentives up to 25%. Most tutors start with $17.55 for a-50 minute class when they teach well.
Top School Program where some tutors from top 100 universities in US or in the world (UK, Canada, Australia) are invited to tutor this special Program. The base rate is $20 per 50 minute class as base rate + Additional Incentive pay.
For outstanding tutors who have some extra time during the day, we often offer other freelance opportunities with ALO7, such as writing, presentation development, curriculum development.
We also offer freelance opportunities like recruiter / trainer to highly qualified tutors if they are willing to take on extra projects.
Alo7’s Recruiting Process:
Please view our FAQ for details on the rest of our recruiting process, at:
If your time permits, we could bring you on board within a week or two.
Alo7 was founded by Dr. Pengkai Pan, who holds a PhD from the MIT Media Lab. Its initial angel investors included digital pioneer Professor Nicholas Negroponte, who is the MIT Media Lab Founder, and several international venture capital companies.
Alo7 is the largest digital English Language Teaching (ELT) product and solutions provider in China, with more than 10M registered users and more than 2,000 training school partners. We are revolutionizing the way English is learned and taught throughout China, from how schools are managed to how schools and homes are connected in the mobile Internet age.