How does it work?

Getting started on your RareJob journey

Learn about the application requirements and get a glimpse of the teaching process.

Requirements & Qualifications

Skills Qualifications


  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Has basic computer literacy (audio/video conferencing apps, email, website navigation)
  • Is highly proficient in English
  • Has patience and a passion for teaching
  • Must currently be residing in the Philippines
  • Can provide a Philippine Tax Identification Number (TIN)
  • Must not simultaneously be engaged with another
    online ESL service provider
    *Having ESL teaching experience is a plus
Techincal Requirements


  1. Laptop or desktop computer
    Tutors are required to conduct lessons using a laptop or desktop computer. Smartphones or tablets should not be used as they are unsuitable in ensuring our set quality for lessons.
    • Operating System (OS): Your laptop's or desktop's OS and hardware drivers must always be up to date. Below are the minimum requirements that your device should meet:
      1. OS and version: Windows 10/ MacOS X 10.14 or higher
      2. Processor: Dual Core CPU or higher
      3. RAM: 4GB (32-bit or 64-bit)
      *Unsupported OS versions must be upgraded to the latest available supported version.
    • Antivirus Software: An antivirus software must be installed on your computer's system. A pre-installed antivirus is acceptable and no longer needs to be replaced. If you have yet to install an antivirus, we recommend the following based on OS type:
      1. Windows:
      2. MacOS:
      3. Linux:
      *NOTE: The identified antivirus software above are from third-party sources. RareJob is in no way connected to or affiliated with these sources, so please review their offerings and policies to check which software best suits your laptop or desktop computer.
  1. Stable Internet connection (preferably wired)
    • Recommended Download/Upload Speed: 15 Mbps
    • Minimum Download/Upload Speed: 3 Mbps
    • Ping: Must be less than 100 ms
  2. Web browser (latest version of Google Chrome and/or Mozilla Firefox)
  3. Webcam, Headset, and Microphone
    Recommended headset features:
    • Noise-cancelling microphone
    • Digital Signal Processing to remove static noise and echo
    • In-line controls (e.g. volume controls, mute button, call buttons, etc.)

  1. Good Audio Quality (free from unnecessary background noise)
  2. Stable Video Quality & Background
    • Sufficient lighting
    • Free from clutter and passing individuals
    • Plain or neutral background
  3. Attire (presentable and decent)
    • Comfortable smart casual clothes – highly encouraged
    • Formal/business wear – allowed but not required

The Application Process

RareJob’s application process is simple and convenient. Everything is done online so there is no need to visit our office at any point of your application. You just need to accomplish these easy steps:



Create a RareJob account by clicking the "Apply Now" button on the homepage, then fill out the registration form. Proceed to the Application Clearance after activating your account.



Pass the online English Proficiency Test and the interview. These aim to measure your communication and teaching skills.



Undergo the New Tutor Onboarding Program to help you prepare for your lessons. Complete your Tutor Profile, submit all the requirements, then begin teaching!

The Teaching Process


Before the Lesson

Before Teaching

Plot your schedule to be booked by a student, then review your student’s profile and lesson request.


During the Lesson

During Teaching

Conduct the lesson with your student by carefully following the SOPs and RareJob materials for a smooth lesson experience.


After the Lesson

Aftere Teaching

Provide feedback on the student's progress for their and their next tutors' reference.

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