Website Content Proofreader - Part Time
We believe private tutoring is the most powerful way to unlock “I get it” moments—when eyes light up, possibilities unfold, and confidence is born. With an extensive selection of tutors listed, WyzAnt helps more students, in more places, than anyone else. Our team works hard to make personalized learning accessible and affordable, in person and online. That's why we're looking for great minds to join us.
About the Position
Our national network of tutors and students is expanding rapidly, creating a tremendous amount of user-generated content that must be reviewed on a daily basis. We are looking to hire skilled proofreaders to assist in reviewing this content in a part-time capacity. The majority of hours in this shift will be worked from home, but this is not a 100% telecommuting position.
The ideal candidate will be:
Excited about WyzAnt's mission
An English language expert with an excellent command of grammatical rules
Experienced in editing for websites or other quick turnaround environments
Able to review large amounts of content quickly and efficiently
Comfortable with keyboard shortcuts
A self-starter with experience working remotely and in offices
The recipient of an undergraduate degree or higher, preferably in English, Journalism or related field
A master typist; a minimum speed of 55 WPM is required
Able to work all hours of the scheduled shift (posted below)
All new hires will be asked to carefully review and edit tutor applications, subject certifications, profile updates and other related content submitted by users to be posted on the WyzAnt website. All content must meet quality standards, including proper spelling, grammar and syntax in addition to company-specific guidelines
Hours average 15-20 hours per week and include the requirements below.
While most shifts will be worked remotely, proofreaders are required to work one weekday shift in WyzAnt's office, located in Bucktown. Candidates who are unable to fulfill this requirement will not be considered. We are seeking candidates who are able to work the following weekly shift:
Monday: 11AM - 3PM IN OFFICE
Tuesday: 11AM - 3PM
Friday: 11AM - 3PM
Saturday: 1PM - 5PM
Sunday: 7PM - 9PM
Additionally, all reviewers must work one Friday or Saturday night (7-9pm) shift each month
Candidates who are unable to fulfill this schedule in its entirety will not be considered.