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Reviews for Seminole County Public Schools

Review factors

Feel-Good Factor

Company Culture
3.83
Support from management
3.28
Teamwork
3.89
Freedom to work independently
3.48
Internal Communication
3.30
Office / Work Environment
3.74
Environmental Friendliness
3.37
Work-Life Balance
3.43
Challenging Work
4.18
Inclusive / Diverse
3.73

Career factor

Gender Equality
4.35
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.98
Career Development
3.37
Overall compensation for your work
2.52
Company Image
3.98
Job Security
3.93
Handicapped Accessibility
4.20
Workplace Safety
4.04
Benefits

The following benefits are offered

No flex. working hours Parking in 19 of 46 reviews Easy access to public transportation Stock or equity options in 2 of 46 reviews 401(k) in 14 of 46 reviews Onsite daycare facility in 2 of 46 reviews No reimbursed daycare No ability to work remotely Desirable office location in 6 of 46 reviews Tuition assistance in 1 of 46 reviews Paid Parental Leave in 2 of 46 reviews 401(k) Match in 5 of 46 reviews Flexible spending account in 6 of 46 reviews Paid time off in 28 of 46 reviews Healthcare (including vision and dental) in 30 of 46 reviews No relocation allowance Life insurance in 20 of 46 reviews

The following perks are offered

On site cafeteria in 24 of 46 reviews Free (company provided) Meals in 1 of 46 reviews Health and wellness programs in 23 of 46 reviews Employee discounts in 20 of 46 reviews Vehicle allowance in 1 of 46 reviews Employee events in 11 of 46 reviews No dogs allowed No fitness center on site Free Snacks/Drinks in 3 of 46 reviews
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  • 26.Mar 2019
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Fire the Superintendent and work your way through all the Administrators and School Board members that have been there over 10 years.

What I like about the company

Nothing

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
1.00
Environmental Friendliness
1.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
1.00
Job Security
1.00
Handicapped Accessibility
1.00
Workplace Safety
1.00
Challenging Work
1.00
Inclusive / Diverse
1.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered
  • Company
    Seminole County Public Schools
  • City
    Lake Mary
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee
  • Department
    Finance
What is the company culture like at Seminole County Public Schools? Help others make critical decisions by letting them know what it’s like to work here!
  • 18.Mar 2019
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Be honest and upfront. Value people for what they do for you.

What I like about the company

I love the relationships that I have with my colleagues.

What I dislike about the company

Favoritism, lying, using people to do their work.

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

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Seminole County Public Schools
  • City
    Orlando
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered

Company Culture

just not as it used to be

Gender Equality

dont get promoted

Attitude towards older colleagues

wants u to retire

Overall compensation for your work

no raises

Company Image

not allowed though encouraged

Challenging Work

every day is challange

Suggestions for improvement

  • more raises for long term workers and better retirement contributed

What I like about the company

I was promoted twice and it was great along with pay increase but now its stopped

What I dislike about the company

not promoting when they should as some people should be and aren't and others are that shouldn't be

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
4.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
2.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
4.00
Overall compensation for your work
1.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
1.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
2.00
Job Security
4.00
Handicapped Accessibility
2.00
Workplace Safety
4.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered 401(k) is offered Desirable office location is offered Paid time off is offered
  • Company
    seminole county public schools
  • City
    Sanford Farms
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Free (company provided) Meals is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee events is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • Students need to be disciplined with bigger consequences. Nothing ever seems to be done to the worst of the worst.

What I like about the company

Mostly a great environment to work in. Vacation time and summers off are the biggest perks.

What I dislike about the company

The low pay. I couldn't work there if I had to support my family on my own.

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

The following benefits were offered to me

401(k) is offered Desirable office location is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Seminole County Public Schools
  • City
    Lake Mary
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Employee discounts is offered

Company Culture

Could have more ethnicity

Teamwork

Get along well

Freedom to work independently

People work hard

Internal Communication

Gossip problem

Gender Equality

Seems to give some women a hatd time

Attitude towards older colleagues

Principle has his favorites

Career Development

Little

Overall compensation for your work

True

Office / Work Environment

Can feel on edge

Environmental Friendliness

We recycle

Work-Life Balance

Work doesn't go home

Company Image

I don't feel fafilled

Job Security

They like my work ethic

Handicapped Accessibility

Not too accessible

Workplace Safety

Seems pretty sade

Challenging Work

A lot of restrictions

Inclusive / Diverse

Need more

Suggestions for improvement

  • Treating everyone equally and having a pay raise for assistants that are expected to do a lot of work.

What I like about the company

I have felt appreciated and have learned a lot.

What I dislike about the company

The administrations support. They barely come to our department or talk to us much until there is a problem.

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
4.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
2.00
Gender Equality
2.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
1.00
Overall compensation for your work
4.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
4.00
Company Image
3.00
Job Security
3.00
Handicapped Accessibility
2.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
3.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Stock or equity options is offered Onsite daycare facility is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Seminole county public schools
  • City
    Winter Park
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered Free Snacks/Drinks is offered
  • 10.Jan 2019
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Improve the time off guidelines for employees and allow paid maternity leave

What I like about the company

Cooperative and supportive
Very flexible with last min changes

What I dislike about the company

Time off benefits are very bad. Sick leave and personal leave is not good

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

The following benefits were offered to me

401(k) Match is offered
  • Company
    Seminole County Public Schools
  • City
    Sanford
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Employee discounts is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • I would restructure the focus of the company.

What I like about the company

The impact of the work was tremendous.

What I dislike about the company

The employees worked their butts off for the kids, however, the company’s over all focus was on numbers, not the kids.

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

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    Seminole County Public Schools
  • City
    Altamonte Springs
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Employee discounts is offered
  • 07.Jan 2019
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Input for changes should be collected and discussed

What I like about the company

Always changing and working with students is fun

What I dislike about the company

Communication with division employees

Company Culture
5.00
Support from management
5.00
Teamwork
4.00
Freedom to work independently
5.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
4.00
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
4.00
Company Image
5.00
Job Security
5.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
4.00
Inclusive / Diverse
5.00

The following benefits were offered to me

401(k) is offered 401(k) Match is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Seminole County Public Schools
  • City
    Sanford
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered

Suggestions for improvement

  • Making teachers feel appreciated. Paying them for all the hard work and dedication they put in.

What I like about the company

Working for SCPS is so rewarding. My ability to mold children and change their lives is a great joy.

What I dislike about the company

The pay that educators receive.

Company Culture
4.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
5.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
4.00
Gender Equality
4.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
3.00
Overall compensation for your work
1.00
Office / Work Environment
4.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
4.00
Job Security
4.00
Handicapped Accessibility
5.00
Workplace Safety
5.00
Challenging Work
5.00
Inclusive / Diverse
2.00

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    Seminole County Public Schools
  • City
    Oviedo
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee events is offered
  • 03.Jan 2019
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Wage increases without having battles with the union.

What I like about the company

SCPS is invested in the well being of the students.

What I dislike about the company

Wages are low, health insurance benefits have steadily lessened over the past five years.

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

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered 401(k) is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    Seminole County Public Schools
  • City
    Altamonte Springs
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered Employee events is offered