Do you like to teach? Are you currently looking for a work at home job? If so, there is a great need for Virtual Tutors to help students excel in their subjects (math and reading) and beyond their school-age years. Companies are offering Virtual Tutors a chance to work from their home office at a competitive hourly rate. Don’t miss out on this awesome opportunity.
Before you apply to be a Virtual Tutor, please make sure that you enjoy working with kids. If you do not have the patience or desire to do so and you fear being on camera, you may want to consider these alternatives below.
- Answering Service Operator
- Data Entry/Typing Jobs
- Online Shopper
- Rater (Web Search Evaluation)
- Order Takers
- Chat Agent
- Writing Articles
- Weekly Jobs (browse this page for many more work at home opportunities)
Work from home for BookNook
BookNook is a company that works with school districts across 35 states acquiring Virtual Tutors to teach K-8 students through their online learning platform. BookNook currently has a 4.4 rating out of 5 on Glassdoor.com as an overall reflection of the company’s values, business outlook, etc. BookNook is now hiring Tutors to start in the Fall of 2022.
Most people who have worked for BookNook would recommend this company to a friend.
What are my job duties as a Tutor for BookNook?
As a tutor for BookNook, you will be required to teach reading and math from your home office to groups of 1-4 students. Tutoring sessions are 30 minutes each. Each week, you will meet with the same students to evaluate their performance and build relationships. The impact you will directly make on each student will literally change their life for the better forever. You both will never forget this experience.
What are the requirements to be a BookNook tutor?
BookNook is looking for people who are passionate about teaching students from all diverse backgrounds including cultural, racial, economic, educational, and geographic. You will need to be tech-savvy in order to deal with glitches and other technical issues that come with using the internet and applications.
They are looking for Tutors who are enthusiastic and engaging to help empower and encourage students. All tutors must have 1+ years of teaching or tutoring experience. You will also need to live in the US with a current social security number or an individual tax identification number.
What is the application process like?
It consists of 2 parts. The first part involves just a few questions that will take no longer than 10 minutes of your time. The second part is a one-way video interview where you will record your answers to questions and conduct a 3-minute teaching sample on camera. The video interview can be completed from your phone or computer camera.
You will hear back from BookNook within 5 business days after you have completed your application.
What equipment will I need in my home office to be a Tutor?
BookNook’s platform works on any computer or tablet with an internet connection that uses Google Chrome or Safari. You are free to teach on either of these devices at your discretion.
When does BookNook pay their Tutors?
You will get paid two times a month through direct deposit as a Tutor for BookNook. BookNook pays $18 per hour plus bonuses.
Please keep in mind that Tutors are hired as independent contractors. This means that taxes will not be withheld for you by the company. You are responsible for filing your own taxes with the IRS at the end of the year.
How do I apply?
You can click here to apply to be a Tutor for BookNook. Please be sure to read over all the details and if you have any additional questions about the position, you can direct them to BookNook by clicking on the help tab in the upper right-hand corner of their official website.