As a homeschooling Mom I have noticed over recent years the growth of virtual public schools which offer families a compromise between public school and homeschooling. As these virtual schools become more popular, this offers more work from home options for teachers. K12, a international virtual academy, is currently hiring for a k-5 virtual teaching position. Teachers provide guidance, instruction, and support. Teachers monitor each student's progress through interactive lessons and daily assessments. Applicants must have three years of teaching experience and hold a bachelors degree plus appropriate state certification. Apple on the K12 website.
Previous job postings here at Telecommuting Moms have shared with you positions at Leapforce, Butler Hill and Lionbridge. These positions are sometimes referred to as "search engine evaluators" or "internet assesors" but they basically are all the same position. Many of these other companies, in fact, contract with Google to perform these search engine evaluation duties. Search engine evaluators rate results by quality in order to improve search engine results. Right now Google is hiring for their ads quality rater position. This position focuses more on the advertisements presented during searches. Duties include examining and analyzing text, web pages,and images. This temporary position is flexible and allows you to create your own hours. Apply at the Google job posting.
When looking for a work from home job, it is always nice to come across a company name that you know. Big name companies, like Apple, who make the choice to use telecommuters help further the options available to work from home employees. Apple has been praised for hiring work from home employees for some time now and is currently hiring for the work at home advisor position. Agents assist customers with technical support and general customer service issues. Multi-tasking, organization skills, and troubleshooting experience is desired. This position comes with competetive pay, benefits, employee discounts, and participation in the company stock plan. If interested, visit the Apple job posting to apply.
Earth.com is currently looking to hire a part time work from home social media marketer. For those
not familiar with Earth.com, it is a collaboratively written travel guide. Responsibilities would include the design of business models, researching potential international clients, and the design of social media campaigns. They are looking for someone with sales experience, possibly a fundraising background, product development experience, and a passion for PR and new media. This person will work 10-20 hours a week. View the complete job description here.
Shutterstock is a well known provider of royalty-free videos, photos, and illustrations. Right now
they are hiring image reviewers to work from home. You must live within the United States and available to work 25-30 hours a week from home. They are specifically looking for applicants with at least two years of experience in the field of professional photography. The position will be evaluating images for overall quality, technical execution, commercial suitability, and adherence to their standards. You can apply on the Shutterstock website.
If you are the type of person who always has a funny comment for everything, this might be the perfect way for you to make some money on the side. Ephemera is known for making novelty buttons, magnets, and stickers that make people laugh. The job description actually encourages you to be as weird, twisted, and rude as you would like with your creative ideas. If that sounds like you, view the job posting to apply. If accepted, your slogan is worth $50.
Xerox is hiring once again for work-at-home call center agents. If you have a background in customer job posting. The job would include the following duties:
service or have worked for other telecommuting call center companies, this position might interest you. This position would be scheduled around 29 hours a week. You can view more about the specific hours and shifts on their
Responds to telephone inquiries and complaints using standard scripts and procedures.
Gathers information, researches/resolves inquiries and logs customer calls.
Communicates appropriate options for resolution in a timely manner.
Informs customers about services available and assesses customer needs.
Provides functional guidance, training and assistance to lower level staff.
Provides assistance, training and troubleshooting support to lower level staff.
Schedules work to ensure accurate phone coverage
Monitors priority of calls and shifts escalated calls to assure resolution to problems.
Prepares standard reports to track workload, response time and quality of input.
Assists in planning and implementing department goals and makes recommendations to management to improve efficiency and effectiveness.
Guiding Tech is a well known tech blog and they are currently hiring Android and Windows job posting here.
bloggers. For the Android writer, they want someone who has been using an Android for quite a while, loves it and wants to let the rest of the world know why. For the Windows writer they obviously want a PC user who is trying out Windows 8 and is in the know about recent updates and changes. Guiding Tech is not disclosing pay on these positions and say it will be based on experience. They are not looking for a professional who is already being published all over the web but more of a newbie with the know-how. If you are a blogger looking for that first paid writing gig and know a lot about either of these subjects then it is probably more a job aimed at you. Check out the
Transcription is one of the old-school work-from-home jobs that moms have been doing for years. It website.
is just as popular now as it was years ago and it can be a great job that allows you to stay home with your family. Right now, Rev.com is hiring transcriptionists. Rev is an online transcription and translation company that pays freelancers to do audio transcription. The rates they pay range from 40 cents to 65 cents per audio minute. How many hours you work will determine how much you make. If you are already doing transcription part time and need some extra work to fill in some hours, this might be a great fit. Check out more on their
Many of you who follow my blog are already involved in the world of blogging and social media. If you consider yourself a pro, then this job posting might be for you. The United States Department of Transportation has ben attempting to eliminate all unscrupulous moving companies from their industry. This is where Moverzfax.com comes in, they are trying to put an end to these illegal activities by givingthe public the information they need. Moverzfax is launching a national campaign to select the BEST in the field for each state. One individual PER STATE (or cluster of states) will be selected during this selection process. It is a full time position.
Here is the criteria they are looking for;
The Responsibilities Of The Transportation Logistic Consultant Is
• Market Moverzfax to all home industry professionals, B2B portion,
which includes but not limited to: Real estate professionals, mortgage
brokers, title companies, property managers, storage facilities, home
stagers, home inspectors, etc...
• Focus on Social Media,
including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and many more to create awareness
to the general public about this very informative website; for both,
B2B, and B2C environment;
• Promote site to different government
agencies, state and federal, to allow them to create link exchange on
all their respective website;
• Focus on web related directory to promote moverzfax to the general public and potential partners;
• Provide support to all existing team of moving companies if needed, Quality Desired
• Personable demeanor and ability to work independently
• Able to work under minimum supervision since this is a remote job
• Microsoft software literate (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, access)