Looking for a job that lets you work from home? Here are three companies with telecommuting opportunities available right now.
WellPoint (Stock Quote: WLP)
What they do: Large health benefits company.
Types of positions available: Medical director or associate medical director; some other positions may have a telecommuting or partial telecommuting option.
Hours/Pay: Work generally performed during standard business hours. Pay depends on credentials/experience.
Requirements: MD with board certification required, plus five years experience with extensive managed care or Medicare knowledge.
Other info: The company prides itself on offering a comprehensive top-notch benefits package for employees.
Next Page: Clarity Consultants
What they do: Provider of learning and development consultants.
Types of positions available: Multiple fields including communications specialists, computer programmers and developers, technical writers and medical writers.
Hours/Pay: Varies by position.
Requirements: College degree, with advanced degree preferred, plus seven years professional experience.
Other info: Most positions are temporary/freelance, but benefits are available for consultants on long-term contracts. Workers receive paychecks every two weeks via direct deposit.
Next Page: Berlitz
What they do: Provider of language instruction and cultural education.
Types of positions available: Language instructors.
Hours/Pay: Most positions are part-time, with flexible schedules available. Pay is about $13.50 per hour.
Requirements: College degree and fluency in a foreign language. Teaching experience preferred.
Other info: You would be providing virtual instruction from your computer, so you may work from anywhere in the U.S.