Teach English To Kids Online

Teach English to kids online

Imagine a teaching opportunity that allows you to connect with students on the other side of the world, lets you choose your working hours but doesn’t expect you to plan and prepare hours of teaching material. That’s exactly what you can do teaching kids online with EF Teach Online.

EF Teach Online provides you with the online classroom, all the teaching materials and lesson plans meaning you can focus your energy and expertise on responding to your student’s needs. You will be teaching kids in China so you must be able to engage young learners and make their online classroom and activities come alive.

Teacher support from EF English First


  • Straight forward pre-teaching introduction, including Q&A session

  • Access to our sophisticated yet straightforward online classroom

  • Expert teaching materials including lesson plans meaning you don’t spend hours prepping classes in advance

  • Online technical support

  • Local EF presence for easy communication and payment

Job responsibilities

Teaching kids online has never been so simple; the key responsibilities include:

  • Deliver 25 minute one-on-one online English lessons focusing on grammar and vocabulary to kids in China (ages 5-10)

  • Complete a short summary (in English) at the end of the lesson for the parents to review

  • Communicate availability for lesson hours in advance with our easy to use scheduling system.

Teacher support from EF English First
Teacher support from EF English First

The key requirements are:

  • TEFL certification

  • Fully fluent English speaker (C2 level)

  • Educated to degree level (a bachelor’s degree in any field is required)

  • Availability in the mornings - depending on your time zone lessons are available between 6 am-2 pm

  • Access to a headset and a personal computer with a stable connection

Blended learning

Our online classes for kids are part of our blended learning model. Our students attend group classes at our English centers in China and then can choose a personalized one-to-one online session each week with skilled teachers just like you. Online teachers are a huge part of our students' overall learning journey. They provide individualized attention which allows students to reinforce their skills, gain confidence, and experience a global perspective.

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Teacher support from EF English First

Want to teach English online from the comfort of your home?