Portuguese Speaking Online English Teachers (adult Students)

Portuguese Speaking Online English Teachers (Adult Students)

The Really Great Teacher Company

  • Contract
  • This position has been filled

The Really Great Teacher Company

  • Contract
  • This position has been filled

The Really Great Teacher Company


A great opportunity awaits your application to enhance the business English of working professionals!

An opportunity with us also includes:

EASY ONBOARDING & TRAINING: We will help you every step of the way with advice and training to allow you to be confident in setting yourself up to be a GREAT teacher from lesson one.
WORK FROM HOME: No more commuting! Do truly inspiring work and have the right work-life balance that suits you.
EXPLORE THE WORLD: Meet students from across the globe and explore their cultures from the comfort of your home.
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Our Inspiration Academy has free courses available to all, in various fields of study, to aid your professional growth at your pace.
PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT: Through our Evolve Program, you can enjoy wellness, fun, and community events, from the comfort of your own home.

Success criteria:

1 year experience as an Online English Teacher
Fluent in conversational Portuguese
You are a culture fit
Your values are aligned with ours
You are an experienced teacher who wants to work with foreign students
You have the ability to make learning fun and bring excitement and energy to every lesson!
You want to pass on your knowledge to new students
You are highly motivated and passionate about interacting with people and imparting knowledge
You have a desire to teach English

Position details:

Start Date: Immediate
Location: Work from home
Scheduling: Teachers enjoy part-time, hourly schedules. Academic support is needed seven days a week, 24 hours each day, thus a variety of availabilities can be accommodated. You will be leading small group classes and private classes as well as providing feedback on student work.
Students: You will teach adult students
Remuneration: 7.5 – 8 USD per hour
Training: Training and ongoing professional development throughout the contract
Contract Type: You will be contracted by The Really Great Teacher Company as an Independent Service Provider

Minimum requirements:

What is needed?

Must have prior experience teaching English, preferably as a second language, online experience preferred
Fluent in conversational Portuguese as a second language
TESOL, TEFL, CELTA or equivalent
General awareness of and ability to apply the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)
Familiarity with ESL assessments, with the ability to evaluate and create assessments
Must be able to communicate in English both clearly and professionally, both orally and in writing
Must provide ten (10) hours minimum of availability each week (including five (5) peak time hours). Peak hours are Monday through Friday, between 6:00pm ET and 1:00am ET
Highly computer literate
No criminal record
Great communication skills
Excellent timekeeping and punctuality
A quiet, clean, tidy, and well-lit teaching environment
All hardware and technical requirements as detailed below


Currently enrolled in or has completed a degree program at an accredited institution of higher education in Linguistics, Education, English, Modern Languages or Literatures, or related field
Bachelor’s degree or higher


PC specifications:
Processor: Intel ® Core™ i5 CPU @2.40GHz (4 CPUs) or greater
Memory: 8GB RAM or greater

Backup power:
Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) with a battery life up to 4-5 hours (2000VA) (or willing to purchase before commencing teaching). This is applicable and a non-negotiable requirement for candidates based in a country where regular power interruptions occur.

A stable fibre internet connection:
At a minimum of 10 Mbps upload and download speeds
PC is connected via a LAN cable and not via a Wi-Fi connection

Noise-cancelling headsets and HD web camera.
Back-up headset highly recommended

Tidy, well-lit, and quiet teaching environment

Portuguese Speaking Online English Teachers (Adult Students)

The Really Great Teacher Company is a specialist provider of high quality teacher management services to the online education market. The core services that the company provides to our customers are; 1. Management of Home Based Teachers within custom built Virtual Teaching Centers. 2. The Provision of Online Training Courses and Certifications Technology rich operating processes enable the business to deliver its services from and to any location globally and our team are passionate about providing our clients and the teachers that we represent with a service that surprises and delights them. Our promise is simply to ensure our clients have The Best Teachers 24/7. Guaranteed. Delivering on this promise ensures that TRGTC keeps a clear focus on its vision of inspiring minds in order to bring the world closer together. The business is headed up by an executive and management team that boasts decades of experience in teaching and managing commercial and educational operations throughout Asia and South Africa.
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