Tutor with Cambly

Join the team that's changing lives, one chat at a time.

Would you like to get paid to chat with people from around the world? Are you looking for work with a positive and global impact? Sign up to tutor on Cambly today!
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Tutoring on Cambly is awesome! Here are a few reasons why...

Why Tutor on Cambly?

Get paid weekly

Tutor at any time of the day based on your own schedule. Work as little or as much as you want with no commute costs and no minimum hours!

‘Travel’ from your home

With students from 190+ countries, you can learn about new cultures and new places every day!

Make a Global Impact

Learning English unlocks educational and financial opportunities for students worldwide. As a tutor, you can take pride in making a positive impact!

Tutor anytime, anywhere

Since there are no required hours, lots of our tutors use Cambly to earn some extra cash. It's super flexible - you can schedule tutoring sessions around another job, family, or even travel plans!

No Experience Required

We welcome tutors without prior experience if they have a willingness to help our students learn English! Don't worry, we'll guide and support you so you can properly address their needs.

No Preparation Needed

No lesson planning or homework correction! We've taken care of that for you with our pre-planned curriculum so you can focus on the best parts of tutoring, rather than the paperwork.
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Don't Take Our Word For It,
Hear It From The Tutors!
...or read their testimonials
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"When I started, I was a recent graduate just looking for something I could do to earn money that I could fit around my family. Now, I'm at the start of beginning my CELTA certificate with a view to becoming an IELTS examiner. Cambly has helped me uncover a love for English language teaching and opened up so many possibilities for me. I have so much more awareness of the world now!"
— Louisa
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"After the trauma of losing my career of 20 plus years due to the pandemic I have found a new lease on life and proved to myself I can do something new, exciting and very different at my age. I love the appreciation I receive from the students. I consider a great many to be dear friends now. I enjoy learning as I teach and reconnecting with many places around the world"
— James
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"I am very proud to tutor on Cambly. It's been almost 3 years and Cambly is the best job I have ever had. The platform, students, and Cambly support team are awesome and even though I have taught on other platforms before, they just don't compare. Cambly is such a friendly and productive platform and I truly don't wish to be anywhere else!"
— Brian
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"I work part-time with Cambly and absolutely love it! The platform is user friendly and the students are amazing! The best part about working on Cambly is watching students grow in confidence when speaking English. The very best is when a beginner student, who at first could hardly say hello, cracks their first joke, and we both fall apart with laughter!"
— Charlotte

Steps to apply

Sign up for an account

Click the "Get Started" button and sign up for a Cambly account.

Application Form

Complete a short application form that takes about 10 to 15 minutes!

Review & Approval

Our team will review and approved tutors will be notified via email!
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We have students in
190+ countries!

Who are Cambly's Students?

Cambly has students from almost every country in the world (over 190+)! You can chat with a doctor from Brazil, a student from Japan, and a pilot from Turkey all in the same hour! Through our students, we learn a little more about other cultures and about ourselves everyday!

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Cambly pay?
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We pay $0.17 USD per minute ($10.20/hour) for Cambly and $0.20 USD per minute ($12.00/hour) for Cambly Kids.

Cambly offers payment through PayPal, direct deposit (ACH and eCheck), wire transfer, and prepaid debit card. We process payments every Tuesday (by the end of the business day PST). You can also choose to be paid weekly, biweekly, or every four weeks.
What does the classroom look like?
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You can preview the classroom and all of its features in this video!
What is the application process like?
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What's the difference between Cambly and Cambly Kids?
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Cambly is a platform primarily geared toward adults that allows students to learn and practice speaking English by chatting with native English speakers. It pays $0.17 for every minute you chat ($10.20/hour).

Cambly Kids is a platform geared toward children aged 4-15. Like Cambly, Cambly Kids allows students to learn and practice speaking English with a native English speaker. It pays $0.20 for every minute you chat ($12.00/hour).
What are the best times to tutor?
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Cambly has students from all over the world so you can tutor at any time and from any time zone!
What are the requirements to become a tutor?
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You must be a native English speaker who is at least 18 years old with a strong internet connection. That’s it! We do not require prior teaching experience or teaching certificates. Our students are looking for people with the desire to help them practice speaking English in a fun, encouraging, and professional environment!
Can I tutor if I don't live in the USA?
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Absolutely! Our tutors are currently living in many different places around the world :)

Can I turn my webcam off while I’m tutoring?
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No, Cambly does not allow tutoring without video because seeing the tutor's mouth movement and facial expressions are vital to the student's English learning experience. All tutors are asked to have their cameras on at all times while tutoring on Cambly!
What if my question isn’t answered here?
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For more information about Cambly, please visit our Help Center.