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Online Teaching Jobs and Other Home-Based Education Jobs

Jobs range from K-12 online tutoring to college-level instructional design.


The various types of online teaching jobs include a wide range of qualification and positions, with some jobs requiring teaching certification or advanced degrees while others simply make a platform available for writing 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 online then start browsing the job listings below.

The companies in the list below hire:



Type of Job: Admissions
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
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 subject taught are required. See more test prep and scoring jobs.

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 subject matter is required. Experience in college-level teaching and/or PhD is preferred. See more online faculty jobs.

Argosy University Online

Type of Job: Online Adjunct Faculty
This college with online education and brick-and-mortar campuses hires online adjunct faculty to teach graduate and undergraduate courses. Master’s or doctoral degree required for these online teaching jobs.


Type of Job: Adult Education, Language
Offers online teaching jobs for language tutors to work in conjunction with its "TeLL me More" language software.


Type of Job: Online Teaching Assistants
Register as an online teaching assistant (master's degree or PhD required) in a subject, then answer questions posted 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. More Work at Home Jobs in Canada

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 county of employment are required. See more online K-12 jobs.

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.


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