Frequently Asked Questions - Teacher
How can we help you?
We charge a service fee of 15% on your hourly rate.
coLanguage is a market place for language teachers. You choose your hourly rate yourself.
Yes, you can teach more than one language. Indicate the languages which you can teach in your profile.
No teaching certificate is required to start teaching at coLanguage. However, you can indicate this in your profile. It will be taken into consideration when students pick their teacher.
You do not need to be a native speaker to teach the language.
However, you must be fluent in that language in order for students to be able to benefit the most from their lessons.
In order for your profile to be visible in the teacher list, it has to be approved by a coLanguage staff member.
The reasons why your profile is not visible might be:
To apply as a teacher you need to register and create a profile on the coLanguage website. Fill in as much information as you can.
A member of our staff will evaluate your profile, give you tips about how to make it better and sequentially approve it. After your profile got approved you can start teaching!
No formal teaching experience is required to start teaching at coLanguage. However, your teaching experience both offline and online will be taken into consideration when students pick their teacher and should also be reflected in the price per hour you set.
Fluency in the language that you teach and strong motivation are required.
Your profile will be approved via email if you fulfill all the requirements. To finalize the application process a staff member will interview you personally on Skype. You will get a green check on your profile and be ranked higher in the teacher list afterwards.
During the interview your background, education, work experience and language proficiency will be evaluated. We will also explain you everything you need to know about how the website works and you can ask all your questions.