Whales English Overview

  • www.whalesenglish.com?channel=glassdoor
  • Beijing, China
  • 501 to 1000 Employees
  • 2012
  • Contract
  • Primary & Secondary Education
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

CompetitorsUNKNOWN

Whales English is an online school based in Beijing, China. We cater to language learners aged 3 to 18 who have different attainment levels and different learning needs. We aim to provide high quality education for children from all socio-economic background to minimize the gap ...
Mission: We want true teachers! For us, inspiration to teach our provided curriculum comes in many forms. We trust the wealth of experience and qualifications our teachers bring to the table! We see our curriculum as a tool to inspire our educators to differentiate their methodology for ...

Whales English Reviews

3.6
63%
Recommend to a Friend
74%
Approve of CEO
Tom Wu
Tom Wu
21 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 1 year

"Great"

May 4, 2021 - Teacher in Los Angeles, CA
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Really like working here! Great regular schedule with good pay.

Cons

Rigid schedule that has very little room for failure.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Whales English

3.4
(23 Reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Whales English Interviews

Experience
Positive61%
Negative30%
Neutral9%
Getting an Interview
Applied online100%
Difficulty
3.0
Average
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  1. English Teacher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United Kingdom
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Whales English (United Kingdom)

    Interview

    Interview was booked very quickly, whole experience was very pleasant. A short teaching demo with some feedback, information about the company, time to ask questions. The interviewer was very friendly, and I enjoyed the whole experience.
    Interview

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Company Updates

January 30, 2021
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Whales English has just accomplished another milestone - it has completed its series B financing on January 26, 2021. This round of funding is led by New Oriental, a giant in the Chinese domestic education industry.
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Whales English Completed Series B Financing in 2021 Led by New Oriental
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July 26, 2020
On July 20, Whales English celebrated its 8th anniversary. Along with the celebration, Tom Wu, the CEO of Whales English, announced a new milestone of the company in an internal letter.
Shared image - Whales English's CEO Tom Wu announces a breakthrough of 100 million Yuan revenue per month and 70K Premium users on its 8th anniversary
Whales English's CEO Tom Wu announces a breakthrough of 100 million Yuan revenue per month and 70K Premium users on its 8th anniversary
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Whales English Awards & Accolades

  • Best Teacher Team Award of 2019Tencent2019

Pledges & Certifications

  • First Job Programs

    Maintain entry-level hiring and career development programs to give people career starts

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What are perks and other benefits like at Whales English?

...When you have the interview you are made to believe it's a wonderful company with so much perks including high pay and easy access to teaching material....

March 5, 2021

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