EF English First Overview

  • www.englishfirst.com/esl-jobs
  • Shanghai, China
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1965
  • Company - Private
  • Education Training Service
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

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Our mission and our passion are one and the same. For over 55 years, we've been opening the world through education. Our cultural exchanges, educational travel, language training and degree programs have helped millions of people become global citizens and established us as ...
Mission: Opening the world through education.

EF English First Reviews

3.4
57%
Recommend to a Friend
68%
Approve of CEO
	Jacob Toren
Jacob Toren
243 Ratings
4.0
Former Employee

"Good first school"

Feb 17, 2021 - English As A Second Language Teacher in Toronto, ON
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Good resources. Good starting company for esl teachers.

Cons

Low pay. More focused on sales/marketing than education.
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Diversity & Inclusion at EF English First

3.8
(154 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

At EF we believe that the world is better when people try to understand one another. We are committed to promoting a workplace that is not only diverse, but equitable, inclusive, healthy and a safe place where our staff feel they belong. Through proactive recruitment and talent retention, trainin

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EF English First Interviews

Experience
Positive72%
Negative15%
Neutral12%
Getting an Interview
Applied online84%
Recruiter5%
Employee Referral5%
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  1. English Instructor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Interview

    Phone interview lasted 45 minutes. Almost none of the questions were related to teaching. Instead, the interviewer asked questions to assess how I react under pressure and conflict resolution. It was challenging but interesting.
    Interview

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Company Updates

April 7, 2016
IT'S OFFICIAL! EF has been named one of 15 Most Inspiring Companies to work for. "Everything the team at EF does is centered around the company’s mission: opening the world through education." Check it out! http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vIkKF
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March 25, 2016
EF Global Student Leaders Summit participants in Iceland heard from the President of Iceland Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson and Nobel Prize winner Steven Chu about the future of energy before designing and presenting their own energy solutions.
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EF English First Awards & Accolades

  • World's Coolest Office by Inc.comInc.com2012

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