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Reviews for Chesterbrook Academy

Review factors

Feel-Good Factor

Company Culture
3.11
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
3.22
Freedom to work independently
3.33
Internal Communication
2.78
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
2.71
Work-Life Balance
2.56
Challenging Work
3.67
Inclusive / Diverse
3.67

Career factor

Gender Equality
3.67
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.67
Career Development
3.33
Overall compensation for your work
2.56
Company Image
3.44
Job Security
3.22
Handicapped Accessibility
3.14
Workplace Safety
4.14
Benefits

The following benefits are offered

Flex. working hours in 2 of 9 reviews Parking in 2 of 9 reviews Easy access to public transportation in 1 of 9 reviews No stock or equity options 401(k) in 3 of 9 reviews Onsite daycare facility in 4 of 9 reviews No reimbursed daycare No ability to work remotely Desirable office location in 1 of 9 reviews Tuition assistance in 3 of 9 reviews No Paid Parental Leave 401(k) Match in 3 of 9 reviews No flexible spending account Paid time off in 7 of 9 reviews Healthcare (including vision and dental) in 5 of 9 reviews Relocation allowance in 1 of 9 reviews Life insurance in 4 of 9 reviews

The following perks are offered

No on site cafeteria Free (company provided) Meals in 2 of 9 reviews Health and wellness programs in 2 of 9 reviews Employee discounts in 4 of 9 reviews No vehicle allowance Employee events in 2 of 9 reviews No dogs allowed No fitness center on site Free Snacks/Drinks in 2 of 9 reviews
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Suggestions for improvement

  • Better communication and listening to employees when they express displeasure or unhappiness in someone or something and also listening when employees express interest in a certain opportunity.

What I like about the company

I loved working with the children and most of my co-workers.

What I dislike about the company

They need better communication between management and employees.

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
1.00
Teamwork
1.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
1.00
Gender Equality
3.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
2.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Office / Work Environment
2.00
Environmental Friendliness
2.00
Work-Life Balance
2.00
Company Image
1.00
Job Security
1.00
Handicapped Accessibility
2.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
1.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered 401(k) is offered Onsite daycare facility is offered Paid time off is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Chesterbrook Academy
  • City
    Newtown Square
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Free (company provided) Meals is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered
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Suggestions for improvement

  • I think we need to rotate schedules so some get to leave early at times.

What I like about the company

They have the supplies that we need and they are always willing to help when needed. They respect their staff and communicate.

What I dislike about the company

The pay, the lack of time allowed off and not a flexible schedule for appointments and things.

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
4.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
2.00
Work-Life Balance
2.00
Company Image
3.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Onsite daycare facility is offered Tuition assistance is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered
  • Company
    Chesterbrook Academy
  • City
    Lancaster
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Free (company provided) Meals is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered Free Snacks/Drinks is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • Management should be more respectful of the people who work for them.

What I like about the company

I have made a few good friends.

What I dislike about the company

Management is greedy and only cares about money, not their employees.

Company Culture
2.00
Support from management
1.00
Teamwork
1.00
Freedom to work independently
1.00
Internal Communication
1.00
Gender Equality
1.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall compensation for your work
1.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
1.00
Job Security
1.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
3.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    Chesterbrook Academy
  • City
    Richmond
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee
  • 22.Jul 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Having more visibility from the road

What I like about the company

Wonderful childcare center and location

What I dislike about the company

Center is not visible from the road

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
5.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Work-Life Balance
5.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00
  • Company
    Chesterbrook Academy
  • City
    Lancaster
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • I would change the dress code

What I like about the company

The company is located in many places

What I dislike about the company

The pay is not very good for the long hours. and I felt there were times that the handbook was not always followed by administration

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
4.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
4.00
Overall compensation for your work
5.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
5.00
Work-Life Balance
2.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00
  • Company
    Chesterbrook Academy
  • City
    Chadds Ford
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • More onsite training would be helpful.

What I like about the company

Every day is a joy going in to work. I feel appreciated and love working with all my coworkers. We have fun and make each day worth it.

What I dislike about the company

I wish I made more money. For all we do, I feel we should be paid more.

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
5.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
4.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
4.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Onsite daycare facility is offered Desirable office location is offered Tuition assistance is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Chesterbrook Academy
  • City
    Chadds Ford
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered
  • 02.Feb 2016
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Offer better pay/ benefits. Add perks. Allow for certain holidays to be paid and/or day off.

What I like about the company

Flexible hours for college employees/ camp counsellors.

What I dislike about the company

For the amount of work, time and energy I put in almost everyday, the compensation is horrible. Taking care of another human life is a very huge responsibility. Benefits are horrible. Pay is terrible. I couldn't work there forever.

Company Culture
2.00
Support from management
2.00
Teamwork
2.00
Freedom to work independently
2.00
Internal Communication
2.00
Gender Equality
3.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
2.00
Overall compensation for your work
1.00
Office / Work Environment
2.00
Environmental Friendliness
2.00
Work-Life Balance
2.00
Company Image
2.00
Job Security
2.00
Handicapped Accessibility
1.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
3.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered 401(k) is offered Onsite daycare facility is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    Chesterbrook Academy
  • City
    Voorhees
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Others
  • Department
    Others

The following perks were offered to me

Free Snacks/Drinks is offered
  • 01.Dec 2016
  • Employee
Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
4.00
Teamwork
4.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
5.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
5.00
Career Development
5.00
Overall compensation for your work
3.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
4.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered 401(k) is offered Tuition assistance is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Relocation allowance is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Chesterbrook Academy
  • City
    Voorhees
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee
  • Department
    Others

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered
  • 12.Nov 2015
  • Employee

CBA

1.61
Company Culture
1.00
Support from management
1.00
Teamwork
1.00
Freedom to work independently
1.00
Internal Communication
1.00
Gender Equality
1.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
1.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall compensation for your work
1.00
Office / Work Environment
5.00
Environmental Friendliness
1.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
4.00
Job Security
1.00
Handicapped Accessibility
1.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
1.00
Inclusive / Diverse
1.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Chesterbrook Academy
  • City
    Chantilly
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former job since 2013
  • Position
    Others
  • Department
    Administration