EF Education First
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Interviews at EF Education First

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at EF Education First.
Interview experience
Based on 53 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 53 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 52 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at EF Education First

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
37%
About a week
33%
About two weeks
13%
More than one month
10%
About a month
8%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
74%
Background check
34%
On-site interview
30%
Presentation
22%
Problem solving exercises
20%
Least reported steps
Other
6%
Drug test
2%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at EF Education First

  • Normally slow however they usually rapidly hire people closer to the season as they need to fill positions. It involves an online application and then a skype or phone interview.
    Shared on 17 October 2017 - Teaching Leader/ Cover Leader - Isle of Wight, Rookesbury, Newland Park

Interview questions at EF Education First

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • They are interested in knowing about your future plans.
    Shared on 28 August 2017 - Contract Teacher - Brighton, East Sussex

Interview tips at EF Education First

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)44%
  • They didn’t have a dress code22%
  • Formal (business suit)17%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)17%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at EF Education First

  • Just be confident and present yourself as a kind and friendly person before anything.
    Shared on 2 October 2018 - Teacher - Winchester

The first interview at EF Education First

How candidates got an interview
  • Recruiter contacted me30%
  • Through Indeed20%
  • Other online job site20%
  • Employee referral10%
  • Paper application10%

How candidates received their first interview at EF Education First

  • Application via indeed
    Shared on 23 September 2020 - TEFL Teacher - Glasgow