Saturday, May 20, 2017

Work From Home as a Professional Tutor for Revolution Prep

Revolution Prep is currently hiring full-time educators to provide tutoring sessions to students all over the world. Tutors provide online instruction to students in grades 6-12 in a variety of subjects including (English Language and Literature, Math, Science, Foreign Languages, History and Social Science, Reading and Writing, Test Prep and AP Tutoring). All tutoring sessions are conducted through an online classroom environment.

Revolution Prep's philosophy: "We look for educators who believe in the value of one-on-one instruction and personalized lesson plans and who have a strong desire to help students achieve their educational dreams." 

Qualifications (quoted directly from the original job posting)

  • Previous teaching experience and familiarity with the creation of lesson plans
  • Ability to teach consecutive online tutoring sessions
  • Ability to work during peak tutoring hours during the week
  • Ability to work on the weekends
  • High-speed internet and webcam, as well as a clean, quiet, professional setting for online sessions
  • Ability to teach math (algebra, geometry, trigonometry, stats, calculus) and/or science (biology, chemistry, physics) preferred
  • Ability to teach foreign languages is a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree from a top school required, higher education preferred
  • Applicants with expertise in higher level math (alg II, trig, pre-calculus, calculus AB/BC, stats), science (physics, chemistry, and biology up to AP level), Economics, and languages (Spanish and/or French) strongly preferred - Note that all tutors are asked to be able to teach SAT/ACT test preparation as a foundation (training provided) and can thereafter declare additional subjects in which they specialize

Work Schedule

Tutors work between 35 to 40 hours each week (depending on the season). You will have a set work schedule with appropriate office hours. Office hours are available Monday through Friday from 12pm-9pm PST; and Saturday and Sunday from 7am-8pm PST. All tutors report to a designated Instruction Manager, and work as a part of an Instructional Team.

Pay Rate

The hourly pay rate starts at $20-$30 per hour (DOE), with ongoing performance bonuses. Tutors are also eligible for a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental,vision, 401(k), and flexible time off.

To learn more about this home-based position and to submit an application, visit the link below:

Work From Home as a Web Search Evaluator for Appen

Appen (a language technology solutions and consulting firm) is currently hiring part-time Web Search Evaluators to improve the relevancy of search engine results for a major Internet company. This is a part-time, independent contractor position with flexible hours.

As a Web Search Evaluator, you will determine user intent, compare Web pages, and then decide which page has the best relevance based upon the established scoring guidelines. This is a completely remote position, and all job duties are performed from home.

Web Search Evaluators are required to work 4 hours a day (Monday through Friday), and you can choose the hours you would like to work. According to the job posting, you are allowed to work 20-22 hours each week.

Technology Requirements: (quoted directly from the job posting)

  • Personal Windows computer or laptop that runs Windows Vista or above
  • A high-speed Internet connection
  • Basic aptitude for installing applications, and troubleshooting and addressing software issues with limited support

The hourly pay rate is not stated in the job description...But when I worked for Appen, I earned $13.75 per hour. And Web Search Evaluators were paid once a month (the last day of the month) via direct deposit.

Please note if you are hired for this position, you must keep an active anti-virus software program on your computer! As a Web Search Evaluator, you will visit many different Web pages on a daily basis, which means you may come in contact with a computer virus. Also, it is a good idea to have at least two reliable computers at home while working on this project (just in case one breaks down or becomes infected with a virus).

For more information about this work from home job simply click the links below:

Monday, May 1, 2017

New Work From Home Job Leads

Home-Based Collection Specialists - American Express

Work From Home Ads Quality Raters ($15 p/hr) - ZeroChaos
"Help improve the accuracy and relevancy of online advertisements"

Work From Home Customer Service Opportunities - U-Haul
(Hitch Central Agents, Customer Service Agents, & Reservations Agents) 

Work From Home Mentors ($14-$18 p/hr) - GoodStart

Work From Home Customer Service and Reservation Agents (various locations) - Hertz

Call Center - Work From Home - Insurance Claims - LiveOps, Inc.

Call Center - Work From Home - Roadside Assistance - LiveOps, Inc.

Remote Health and Life Insurance Brokers - LiveOps, Inc.

Work From Home Seasonal Customer Care Agents (Dallas, TX area) - Neiman Marcus

Work From Home Reservation Sales Representatives  - Enterprise Holdings (Enterprise, Alamo, and National Car Rental companies)

Remote Professional Tutors - Revolution Prep

"Starting Pay rate is $20-$30 p/hr (DOE); ongoing performance bonuses; Professional Development, Benefits (Medical, Dental Vision, 401(K), Flexible Time Off)"

Market Research Interviewers - MaritzCX - Virtual

Online Scoring Opportunities (various education assessments) - Educational Testing Service

Remote Gaming Consultants - Sutherland Global Services

Remote Ads Assessors - Lionbridge Technologies

"By reviewing the content of internet search results you will play a part in improving the quality of one of the largest search engines in the world and in doing so you will make a really valuable contribution to the relevance of internet search results in US"