If you want to earn money as an online ESL teacher with DaDaABC, then this post is here to provide all the tips necessary for making it through the application, interview and demo class.
Or if you prefer, here it all is in video form:
DaDaABC is a Chinese education company that uses an online platform allowing teachers from all over the world to run one-on-one online classes to Chinese students.
Visit the Online Teacher Training Centre for the best chance of getting hired by DaDaABC:
Getting Hired by DaDaABC
The process of getting hired involves sending your CV and a picture of yourself through this link.
Please note: avoid sending a picture of yourself passed out at a party.
What To Put in Your CV
In your CV, focus on any relevant teaching experience. Here's a good resource for crafting a CV.
But a hot tip for you is…DaDaABC want fun teachers! So prove that you are fun!
Think of any extra-curricular activities that prove that you are fun and active…such as being part of a sports team, or maybe you are passionate about science…or you might even be in to kayaking.
They just want to see that you will be able to passionately discuss topics with an older student…or be fun and active enough to entertain a younger student.
Check out the free course which goes into so much more detail:
Succeeding at the Interview
With any interview, the key to success is to smile, talk positively about your relevant experience and convey your value to the interviewer.
How to convey your value
For example, I mentioned how I am musical. I mentioned how I can sing and play music with the student to aid their learning. This conveyed value.
I also mentioned how I have a written a children's fantasy novel called War Drum.
I mentioned how I could run storytelling and writing classes. This conveyed value.
Have a think about your value and how to package it in a teaching scenario.
And click below for a guide on how to write and publish a book whilst earning money teaching online:
Succeeding at the Demo Class
The demo class is where you teach a child through the online platform (training with the platform will be provided beforehand).
This will not only determine if you are capable of performing the role…but it will also determine your hourly rate of pay.
If you would like to find out some awesome tips on how to do an outstanding job at the demo class and drastically improve your chances of getting hired, then click the image below: