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104 Questions

How is the company perceived by outsiders?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Positively

Answer as an employer

How is the image of the company in your opinion?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Good for chosen few. Not good for rest.

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How would you describe the company culture?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Okay

Answer as an employer

Are there specific clauses in the employment contract that I should take a special look at and if so, which ones?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

All teachers are expected to behave as role models.

Answer as an employer

How long did it take in the application process before you got the job?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

about two weeks

Answer as an employer

What's the best way to apply at this company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

online

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Does the company host employee events and if so, how often and what kind?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

No.

Answer as an employer

How long did it take between application and first contact by the company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Immediately

Answer as an employer

What's the best way to apply at this company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Online

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Are employees allowed to bring their dog, does that happen regularly?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

no

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Does the company pay holiday and Christmas bonuses?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

yes holiday, no xmas bonus

Answer as an employer

How high is employee turnover in the company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

pretty low but increasing

Answer as an employer

Does the company have flexible working hours? Does that apply to all employees?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Yes. I’m not sure

Answer as an employer

How do you like it here compared to previous jobs?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Yes

Answer as an employer

How much does a junior employee make in the different departments?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

$13 an hour?

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Are most employees employed directly by the company or through third party companies like temp agencies?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Directly

Answer as an employer

How long did it take between application and first contact by the company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

1-2 weeks

Answer as an employer

What about the work-life balance?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

I love working only 3 days, and thankfully since I work night shift most of the days are in a row allowing me to be home with family and friends.

Answer as an employer

Can I work for this company as a freelancer? How are freelancers treated?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

no

Answer as an employer

Do employees feel like they're being paid fairly?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

nope

Answer as an employer

How long does the application process take?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

2 weeks

Answer as an employer

Do certain employees get a company car and if so, at what level?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Nope

Answer as an employer

How is the company perceived by outsiders?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

In a decent light

Answer as an employer

I am 55 years old – how are my chances for applying at the company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Good

Answer as an employer

What do you like most about working for this company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

They are supportive and always pushing us to do better and to better ourselves within our career.

Answer as an employer

How easy is it to change your career within the company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Relatively easy, you must apply and meet the requirements.

Answer as an employer

Does the company pay holiday and Christmas bonuses?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

You get a turkey or a ham at Christmas

Answer as an employer

What do you like the most here and where is room for improvement?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Nothing Everything needs improvement.

Answer as an employer

What opportunities for further education do I have? Is there tuition assistance?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Not sure

Answer as an employer

How high is employee turnover in the company?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

Moderate

Answer as an employer