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Review averages

  • 7 employees say

    Excellent (4)
    57.142857142857%
    Good (1)
    14.285714285714%
    Satisfactory (2)
    28.571428571429%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    3.79
  • 1 applicant says

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (1)
    100%
    Satisfactory (0)
    0%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    3.33

Reviews for The Home for Little Wanderers

Reviews - What employees say

3.79 Employees say
3.33 Applicants say

Suggestions for improvement

  • Simplify the earned time program to remove bonus days, and just bump up the accruals per pay period to make up the difference. Do a better job sharing information on perks with both new and existing employees because things like fitness discounts, career training opportunities, and tuition reimbursement are very appealing to many workers.

What I like about the company

Strong benefits package with 403(b) matching
Various programs at many locations around Boston the South Shore
Extensive training opportunities available to staff
Multiple employee recognition programs
The work that The Home does positively impacts countless children and families

What I dislike about the company

Some locations offer limiting parking/aren't very T accessible

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

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered 401(k) is offered Tuition assistance is offered 401(k) Match is offered Flexible spending account is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    The Home For Little Wanderers
  • City
    Boston
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    C-Suite / Leadership
  • Department
    Human resources/recruiting

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
  • 10.Jul 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Away from the office activities i.e. field day playing games, barbeque, bowling

What I like about the company

We recently marched in the Boston Gay Pride Parade as an organization

What I dislike about the company

I wish the company would let us work remotely with our laptops more frequently and not have a problem with it

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
3.00
Teamwork
3.00
Freedom to work independently
3.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
3.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
3.00
Career Development
2.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Office / Work Environment
3.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
3.00
Company Image
3.00
Job Security
3.00
Handicapped Accessibility
3.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
3.00
  • Company
    The Home For Little Wanderers
  • City
    Boston
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee
  • 21.Jun 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • This organization offers amazing benefits, but they would retain employees for longer if they raised their pay.

What I like about the company

Amazing amounts of vacation time, work/life balance understanding, communication, culture, quality of employees, diversity, LGBTQIA+ friendly.

What I dislike about the company

Their pay is lower than that of similar companies.

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

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Review averages

  • 7 employees say

    Excellent (4)
    57.142857142857%
    Good (1)
    14.285714285714%
    Satisfactory (2)
    28.571428571429%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    3.79
  • 1 applicant says

    Excellent (0)
    0%
    Good (1)
    100%
    Satisfactory (0)
    0%
    Subpar (0)
    0%
    3.33

kununu score comparisons

The Home for Little Wanderers
3.74
8 reviews

Industry average (Civic & Social Organizations/Non-profits)
3.57
13,812 reviews

kununu average
3.36
3,184,000 reviews