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Become an OLA

We are looking for exceptional people to become OLAs.

Becoming an OLA (Online Learning Assistant) means you are making a real difference to students’ lives.

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How does it work?

askOLA has designed an interface incorporating chat and interactive whiteboard facilities in the same place so that learners can both type or upload their question, and get annotated answers. There is no spoken communication or video conferencing – all communication is conducted via a secure chat messaging system and whiteboard. As an OLA, you will be supported with a library of resources and a state-of-the-art platform.

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Who are we looking for?

You will need:

  • Have an exceptional grasp of written and spoken English
  • To be understanding, patient and logical
  • To be available to work from home during our hours of operation (weekdays from 4pm to 10pm and on weekends from 9am to 9pm GMT)
  • Access to a strong internet connection and a laptop or phone with internet connection.

In return you will receive:

  • Full training
  • Generous remuneration
  • Full flexibility on your shift availability
  • Quick payment services, controlled by you

Our application process is simple.

If you meet the criteria above and wish to apply to be an OLA, we want to hear from you.

To apply, either upload a 30-60 second video to TikTok or Instagram using #IamOLA, include the following information:

  • Your name
  • Your subject speciality 
  • What is the most interesting fact you know and why?

or you can submit your answers below using our contact form.

Interested in becoming an OLA? Contact us

Becoming an OLA (Online Learning Assistant) means you are making a real difference to student’s lives, fill in the form below and start your journey today.

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