Online ESL Teacher for Ecom

16–20 USD


Min hours per week
Min hours per week during peak hours
Class length
30 min
Max students per class
Student age


No degree
No certificate, TEFL, TESOL, CELTA, TKT, TESL, DELTA, Teaching licence, PGCE/QTS
2 years


With our school, you can teach students one on one from the comfort of your own home using a web-cam and microphone. This position is also part-time, which allows you to earn extra experience and income in addition to your regular work.

Furthermore, we have

  • English speaking staff standing by during lessons to offer support to teachers if they have any questions or concerns

  • an interactive, highly developed web community that allows you to check and update your schedule, check student information and interact with other teachers, staff and students

  • a variety of textbooks and teaching materials to enhance the quality of your lessons

  • evaluations for each season where our students let you know what they think, providing useful feedback to improve the quality of your lessons and teaching. All our existing teachers are also highly trained, professional and highly skilled

Since our student profile is mainly 30s-50s Japanese businessman. We prefer candidates who are

  • available at weekdays morning 05:00-08:00 and/or evening 20:00-24:00 and weekends

  • experienced in teaching business English

  • experienced in helping students to prepare for public examinations


Ecom teachers are experienced professionals with extensive teaching experience.

The minimum requirements are:

  • A minimum of 2 years ESL experience.

  • Business experience and experience teaching business English is essential

  • Bright Personality, Punctual, Responsible

  • TOEFL, IELTS, Eiken, TOEIC test specialist teachers are welcome

  • Can provide approximately 20 hours availability a week (from your home)
    * Able to follow a set schedule strictly as compromised is a MUST

  • Current teachers may also apply

Our Offering

  • USD 16-20 / hour or EURO 13.-16.2 or  JPY2,000-2,300 / hour

  • Additional bonus may be given once a year
    *Payment by Paypal or Bank transfer (conditions apply)

Please be aware that we receive a large number of applications and only the most highly qualified applicants are considered.

We will only respond to candidates who pass the initial screening.

About Ecom

Ecom is an online school with an extensive experience of providing language education.

Our office is located in Tokyo, Japan.

Bursting with energy of youth, the nearby streets are always filled with crowds of students from different countries, which creates a perfect spot for culture exchange, language learning, and international communication.

We are proud to be an involved part of this exciting community while strongly focusing on modern technology and IT.

Our motto is: “To create an organisation that generates innovation in the world through the education industry”

Currently the majority of Ecom customers are Japanese business people and students.

However, we are hoping to be able to provide services of language learning and cross-cultural communication  to people worldwide in the nearest future.