51Talk is the leading online English education platform in China.

51Talk went public on the New York Stock Exchange (COE) in June, 2016. We are devoted to providing the best online education available to millions of students in China. With more than 10,000 teachers, and over 2,000 employees globally, the 51Talk family keeps growing. Each day our teachers continue to inspire their students through our one-on-one, 25-minute classes.

What do we do?

Our mission is to make quality education accessible and affordable. We enable students across China to take live, on-demand lessons with foreign teachers, and we give teachers the ability to teach anytime, anywhere.

With over 7,000,000 registered users, 51Talk is actively recruiting American and Canadian primary school teachers to teach its students online. Primary job responsibilities include teaching the English language to our students online, and evaluating each student's performance based on established guidelines.

How to apply?

  • Step 1

    Online Registration

    Fill out the online application form

  • Step 2


    Pass the online interview and the teaching demo

  • Step 3


    Attend the orientation, submit the requirements, and sign the service agreement

  • Step 4

    Training and On-Boarding

    Complete the new teacher training and system navigation training

  • Step 5


    Start your home-based online class