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Interviews at 51Talk

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at 51Talk.

Interview experience

Based on 338 interviews

Interview difficulty

Based on 331 interviews

Interview process length

Based on 309 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at 51Talk

Overall experience

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

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 5.

Interview process length
About a day or two
About a week
About two weeks
About a month
More than one month
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
Background check
Group interview
Written test
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
Drug test
They have no interview

What candidates say about the interview process at 51Talk

  • Just be confident in speaking the language.
    Shared on May 17, 2021 - English as Second Language Teacher - Baguio
  • They will ask your name, address, former job, your teaching space, how to handle students, also the requirements.
    Shared on August 5, 2020 - Teacher - San Fernando, Pampanga
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Interview questions at 51Talk

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • About Educational degree background, Work last attainment, Any ideas of online teaching? how will you get our company's information? How will you kept calm when the student didn't listen or look at yo…
    Shared on July 29, 2020
  • Have a pleasant personality, and the rest will be your skill and capability.
    Shared on June 7, 2019 - Kids Teacher - Manila
  • About your background information, educational attainment, work experience, why you choose online teaching, any ideas about online teaching, how will you motivate students, how will you teach your stu…
    Shared on July 17, 2018

Interview tips at 51Talk

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)40%
  • Formal (business suit)29%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)20%
  • They didn’t have a dress code11%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at 51Talk

  • In every interview, just be yourself and be honest.
    Shared on January 29, 2022 - Senior Teacher B - Baguio
  • Be confident and cheerful.
    Shared on June 10, 2019 - Online English Teacher - Davao City
  • Make sure to have all the necessary equipment during the interview. Just relax during demo. :)
    Shared on June 3, 2019 - Online English Tutor - Digos

The first interview at 51Talk

How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site26%
  • Employee referral24%
  • Other21%
  • Recruiter contacted me17%
  • Through Indeed6%

How candidates received their first interview at 51Talk

  • Phone call
    Shared on May 16, 2022 - Newly Qualified Teacher - Home Based
  • Through skype and phone call
    Shared on August 5, 2020 - Teacher - Home Based
  • I felt nervous but it went well at end of the interview.
    Shared on July 19, 2019 - Part-timer - Home based Online English Teacher - Home-based
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