Below is a list of 10 home based freelancer transcription jobs.
Please read the conditions for each company before applying as some of the details below may have changed. Most prefer online applications and for you not to contact them directly. You will need to be self-employed and have some relevant experience.
These were all seeking self-employed typists at the time of writing, but I cannot guarantee that they still are!
Alphabet Secretarial are seeking professional audio typists. It doesn’t state that you have to live in the UK just that you have English as a first language.
Apple Transcription ask that you are qualified to A level or equivalent standard.
FingerTips Typing Services have a form to apply for an audio typing position. It doesn’t specify whether you have to be from the UK.
Sterling Transcription have a careers page. They ask that you don’t ring them but that you apply online. It accepts applicants from the UK and abroad.
TP Transcription ask for UK based sub-contractors.
Transcription City are a transcription and translation service so are asking for people who can transcribe audio not only in English.
Transcription Divas at the time of writing were recruiting freelance audio typists. I get the impression that they only open the recruitment at certain times so may not be looking to recruit when you click through.
Type Out states that all work is completed by UK typists and you must provide a UTR number. This is the number that you are given when you register as self-employed.
UK Transcription have a link for jobs on their website. You will need to complete an audio test and complete the form with previous employment and relevant work experience.
Waywithwords has a jobs section. The testimonials are from audio typists in the UK and abroad.
I will endeavour to do a post for companies you can apply to if you have little experience or where you can gain experience soon.
Please comment below if you have any experience working with the above transcription companies or any others as this will be invaluable information for people seeking employment.