EF Education First Overview

  • www.ef.com
  • Cambridge, MA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1965
  • Company - Private
  • Education & Training Services
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

We are EF Education First We are teachers and students, creatives and analysts, visionaries and doers. We are 120 nationalities—and counting. Together, we break down barriers of language, culture and geography and we do it all over the world. Over the past 55 years, our ...
Mission: Opening the world through education

Company Updates

June 7, 2022
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Supporting the planet means being kind to the animals that live here, too! Since 2018, EF has collaborated with World Animal Protection to continue enhancing our experiences and best practices.
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EF Impact Report
February 23, 2022
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At EF, we seek to be a force for good—for people, communities, and the planet. Our first ever EF Impact Report shares how the EF community is opening the world through education together and why it matters. Learn more: https://fal.cn/3mp2E
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Diversity & Inclusion at EF Education First

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What does Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging look like at EF:  

Our business, like our world, is better when we embrace diversity. We joyously celebrate all the ways we are different and are deeply committed to fostering inclusion and belonging across—but not limited to—race, ethnicity, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, caste, ability, parental status, and experience. Our dedicated Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DEIB) Team, along with DEIB Staff Ambassadors from EF programs around the world, work to drive awareness and advocacy throughout our organization. 

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How is diversity at EF Education First?

...With COVID, everyone is working from home, so you see that the company culture is built by free drinks and silly costume parties, not diversity and inclusion, transparency, care for mental and physical health, or providing resources to make sure people are doing ok....Read More

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EF Education First Interviews

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Applied online70%
Employee Referral10%
Campus Recruiting7%

  1. Travel Support Specialist Interview

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    Simple. Very straight forward interview questions. I recommend practicing responses to the top 10 interview questions - you’ll like get a few of those questions on your initial interview. Also, know the job description and make reference to words used in the job post.

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EF Education First Awards & Accolades

  • 2019 Top Places to WorkThe Boston Globe2019
  • 2018 Top Places to WorkThe Boston Globe2018
  • 2017 Top Places to WorkThe Boston Globe2017
  • BostInno Coolest CompanyBostInno2017
  • MassTLC Building a Better WorkforceMassTLC2017

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What is paid time off like at EF Education First?

...Great company culture, supportive management, flexible PTO....

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Employees rate EF Education First 3.5 out of 5 stars based on 4,337 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 66% of employees would recommend working at EF Education First to a friend. This is based on 3,506 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

61% of job seekers rate their interview experience at EF Education First as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.7 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at EF Education First.

47% of employees think that EF Education First has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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