Distance Learning Teacher & Curriculum Developer

Los Angeles, USA

Immediate Openings!

Distance Learning teachers in Los Angeles, CA. Teachers must be credentialed and available to teach from Downtown Los Angeles. Part-time positions only.

Compensation

  • Part-time
  • $40/hr for teaching; $20/hr for planning

Duties

  • Deliver content-based, student-centered English instruction to 5th to 8th-grade students in Taipei, Taiwan via video teleconferencing from our office in Downtown LA.
  • Weekly lesson writing and/or administrative tasks (it’s a small staff and a startup, so we have constantly evolving needs).
  • Attend required staff meetings.
  • Correct all applicable student work in a timely manner.
  • Occasional travel to Asia.

Candidate Requirements:

  • Proof of US teaching credential (multi-subject or ESL elementary and/or junior high or high school humanities).
  • Interest in educational technology and the prospect of working in an entrepreneurial, startup atmosphere.
  • Strong writing skills for lesson planning.
  • Avid user of technology in and out of the classroom.
  • Solid classroom management skills and animated, engaging teaching style.
  • Subscribe to the philosophy of progressive education while acknowledging the necessity of standardized student achievement.
  • Availability for flexible working hours (4 nights per week and occasional weekends).
  • Master’s Degree and/or 3+ years experience and/or degree(s) from elite institutions preferred.

Miscellaneous

  • National health insurance provided via acquisition of work visa and alien residency card.
  • School will assist with visa/residency applications.

Calendar

  • Classes take place Monday through Thursday evenings, 4pm to 9:15pm.
  • We operate mostly on the Taiwanese school calendar, so some US holidays (especially Mondays) are required workdays.
  • The Taiwanese calendar has a monthlong break for Chinese New Year and two months break over summer vacation.