Teach English Online

Teaching English online is a great alternative to teaching abroad. The flexibility, comfort, and freedom gives teachers from the US and UK a chance to interact with international students while working from home.

Whether you are looking to earn extra money, set your own work schedule, or make a difference in the lives of others, you’ll be able to find it in EF’s teach English from home opportunities. Teaching English as a second language is now easier than ever. All you need to do is apply, and we’ll help with the rest.

4 reasons to teach online

Flexible Working Hours

Make A Difference In Students’ Lives

Work From Home Convenience

Employed By A Global Company

Teach Kids or Adults

Whether you have an interest in teaching kids online or adults online, good news; EF offers both positions when you decide to teach from home with us. We offer a range lessons for two age groups of students, varying from conversational group classes to private and tailored one-to-one lessons. We have award-winning course material to help give you a basis in your lessons, as well as 24/7 technical support should you run into any issues. Click on the buttons below to learn more about teaching kids online or teaching adults online.

Who are we?

EF Education First is a world leader in international education. Our message is simple; to open the world through education. For the past five decades, our programs have been doing just that. EF is truly a global company with 580 schools and offices in over 120 cities across the world. EF has even been appointed six times as an Official Supplier and Sponsor to the Olympic Games, including Seoul 1988, Beijing 2008, Sochi 2014, Rio 2016, PyeongChang 2018, and Tokyo 2020. Rest assured, when you apply to teach English from home with EF, you will become a part of a company that is internationally recognized.


Teaching English from home is easier than you think. Are you from the UK or USA? Do you have a Bachelor’s degree, TEFL certification, and a personal computer with stable internet connection? Then you’re halfway to completing all the requirements needed to teach English remotely with EF. Take the next step and click on the requirements button below to find out more about what you need to become an online English teacher from home.

Teaching online vacancies

EF is looking for teachers from the US and UK to teach in a global classroom, without ever having to leave your home.  We have a number of vacancies all year round to teach kids or adults online. This position is perfect for stay-at-home parents looking to make a difference, part-time graduate students looking to make extra money, ESL teachers looking to add experience to their resumes and many others just wanting to try something new. Click on the button below to learn more about our online English teaching jobs.

Ever thought about taking your online teaching a step further? EF offers Kids and Adult online teaching positions in our Shanghai, China office too. You’ll be working, living, and having the adventure of a lifetime as an expat abroad. Click here to discover how you can teach English online in China.

The world is waiting for you