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Updated 18 Oct 2022

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Found 69 of over 70 reviews
2.8
42% Recommend to a Friend
NTK Learning Center Founder and Managing Director T.K. Ng
38% Approve of CEO

Found 68 of over 70 reviews

2.8
42%
Recommend to a Friend
38%
Approve of CEO
NTK Learning Center Founder and Managing Director T.K. Ng
T.K. Ng
30 Ratings
Pros
  • "Nothing good to work at NTK as their culture is really bad(in 3 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Working hours, lesson arrangements, no professional development(in 6 reviews)

  • "The saddest thing about NTK is that it used to be one of the better all inclusive academic tutoring companies in Hong Kong(in 4 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Daily routine of a teacher

      18 Oct 2022 - Teacher 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Just need to focus on teaching, no need to handle parents' enquiry directly Students are nice Free time during the morning on weekdays

      Cons

      Quite busy with lessons during school break

      1 person found this review helpful
    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      OK

      14 Oct 2022 - Education Services 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great team, with supportive colleague and manager Salary was decent, even in the midst of COVID

      Cons

      Workload before school term break, like Christmas / Easter, is quite heavy Some of the workflow can be simplified

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    4. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Not good long term

      11 Sep 2022 - Teacher 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Okay short-term to get some skills/a stepping stone.

      Cons

      - Impossible work load long term - staff get sick and resign. - unjustified promotions in the past

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      1 person found this review helpful
    5. 3.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Need to work independently

      13 Jul 2022 - English and Humanties Teacher 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Flexible teaching style for private lessons

      Cons

      Strict and lack of transparency

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Good one or two year post, if you have the right mindset

      6 Jul 2022 - Teacher (English) in Causeway Bay
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Management and HR do take feedback and work on implementing solutions to alleviate over-utilization of staff. Working experience is overall positive if one can maintain pace with the work demand.

      Cons

      Work hours extend pass close of business, projects need to be completed at home, during days off

      1 person found this review helpful
    7. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Work Life Balance

      16 Jun 2022 - Officer in Hong Kong
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      You do not have to work OT much. They follow school calendar and your hours may be shifted during summer holiday. Most colleagues are responsive and helpful. They are happy to offer a helping hand. Adequate resources provided. Good place if you enjoy an energetic and multicultural atmosphere Good pay

      Cons

      Expect ad-hoc duties all the time People have quite a lot of meetings They always make changes in the last minute or not follow plans at all. NO WFH

      2 people found this review helpful
    8. 1.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Stressful Enviornment Without Any Appreciation

      12 May 2022 - Education Services Specialist 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      - Stress makes you grow faster. If you are a fresh grad, you may wanna take it as a challenge.

      Cons

      - Your life will become work, eat, and sleep. - Salary is lower than market - The commission is low and it's not very possible to reach the bonus point (no commission for most of the time) - Highly Stressful - No Appreciation to staff, only push and emotional blackmail - Only focus on sales

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      10 people found this review helpful
    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great place to gain teaching experience

      23 Mar 2022 - Teacher (Science) in Causeway Bay
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      - Good on the job training - Decent pay with OT rates and incentive - Great for gaining teaching experience in one-on-one and small classes - Chance to write teaching materials and textbooks - Don't have to constantly talk to overly demanding parents

      Cons

      - Not enough incentive for non-teaching work - No work from home - Long hours during peak seasons, which are all major holidays beside summer holidays - Affected by situation in Hong Kong

      2 people found this review helpful
    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Okay

      18 Mar 2022 - Teacher in Aberdeen
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good atmosphere among math teachers, good opportunity to get salary increment.

      Cons

      Salary starts at a very low level

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    11. 2.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Management extremely lacking

      13 Mar 2022 - English Tutor in Causeway Bay
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Teaching staff are phenomenal, good office location

      Cons

      Students are not a priority for this company, with exploitative management policies and hostile management styles

      10 people found this review helpful
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    NTK Learning Center has an overall rating of 2.8 out of 5, based on over 70 reviews left anonymously by employees. 42% of employees would recommend working at NTK Learning Center to a friend and 17% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 3% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, NTK Learning Center employees rate their compensation and benefits as 2.7 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at NTK Learning Center. This rating has improved by 5% over the last 12 months.

    42% of NTK Learning Center employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated NTK Learning Center 2.4 out of 5 for work life balance, 2.4 for culture and values and 2.8 for career opportunities.

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