Online Language Teachers, Inc - New York, NY

Part-time | Temporary$46 an hour

*REGISTER & APPLY DIRECTLY ON LESSONFACE.COM*, Inc ( is seeking professional language teachers to teach live 1:1 online and/or online group classes. Headquartered in the West Village, NYC, Lessonface connects students with great teachers for live lessons and classes online. Lessonface currently focuses on music and is now expanding to language and academic tutoring.

We’re recruiting charismatic teachers with two or more years’ professional teaching experience and a passion for teaching languages and culture. Language teachers are independent contractors who will teach live online 1:1 or live online group classes, setting their own rate and schedule.

We are currently recruiting professional language teachers for the following languages: American Sign Language, Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, English, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, and Swahili. Language teachers will also have ample opportunities for professional development experience in second language acquisition and pedagogy led by the Lessonface Director of Languages.

Don’t see your language or discipline? Get on the list to be in our next cohort in August:

Why join Lessonface?

  • Teach on your terms. Set your own schedule and your own rates. You control the curriculum.
  • We value our teachers as much as you value your students. In 2018, Lessonface teachers made $46/hour on average for live lessons taught through our platform. That’s after our fee of 7.5-15% was deducted from the average lesson price of $51/hour. If you recruit your own students via referral link, we only take the 7.5% platform fee.
  • Everything in one place for you. Booking, payments, scheduling, reminders, videoconference, recording, and notes are all easily managed through our platform.
  • A community of learners and a community of teachers. Free professional development webinars will be offered by the Director of Languages at Lessonface, on teaching and learning, in theory and practice.
  • Lessonface staff are also Lessonface teachers. We’re here to support you and your students.
  • Joining Lessonface is free. What have you got to lose?

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Follow the steps to apply to teach. The first 25 teachers with a completed Lessonface profile that is approved by staff by July 15, 2019 will receive a $50 sign-on bonus as a token of our appreciation for being part of our very first language teacher cohort!

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  • Passion for languages, cultures, and education
  • At least two years’ teaching language(s) in a professional setting (e.g. K-12, higher education, language institutes)
  • Professional, friendly demeanor
  • Ability to work well remotely
  • Comfortable with technology for online teaching and learning (e.g. Zoom videoconference)


  • Professional Language Teaching: 2 years (Required)
  • Language-related degree and/or native-like speaker proficiency

Questions? Find more info at, email languages at, or call 1-800-211-7058.

Job Types: Part-time, Temporary

Work Location:

  • Fully Remote