Childcare Network

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Childcare Network Reviews

Updated September 23, 2014
Updated September 23, 2014
23 Reviews
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23 Reviews
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  1.  

    Toddler Teacher

    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Childcare Network full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Great director, great parents, love the food program

    Cons

    Support is limited, teachers aren't treated fairly, poor pay.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay teachers more money for the work they do.

  2.  

    Love my Job, Love the Company!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Manager in Columbus, GA
    Current Employee - Manager in Columbus, GA

    I have been working at Childcare Network full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Although large in size of employees and wide spread, being part of the organization feels like you are part of a family. Each department within the company truly cares about what they do and each school and director cares about the children in their care, the families and their staff. You have the ability to really grow here and to really make a difference!

    Cons

    Being a company that is very forward moving, we tend to wear a lot of hats. To some, that may be frustrating, but if you like to work hard and help as much as you can, then it is exciting.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep it up!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Flexible

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Columbus, GA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Columbus, GA

    I have been working at Childcare Network full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Childcare Network offers educational opportunities with room for growth. It also offers a comfortable work environment. I have learned many different skills that will help me throughout my career. I couldn't think of a better place to work. I love what I do and have fun doing it.

    Cons

    Sometimes when there is a change it is hard to adapt and it makes the job challenging. More team building activities would be a plus.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Great Place to Work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Marketing in Columbus, GA
    Current Employee - Marketing in Columbus, GA

    I have been working at Childcare Network full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Encourages new ideas and strategies to better the company and the work environment. You're not tied down to one way of doing something and everyone is open to new ideas. Very good at providing positive feedback as well as constructive criticism.

    Cons

    Since it is a growing business, the current corporate office is too small for the number of employees. But they are currently working on relocating to a bigger building.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Great company to work for!

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Columbus, GA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Columbus, GA

    I have been working at Childcare Network full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Ability to learn new things and have a direct impact on ways to make the company better.

    Cons

    Medical benefits are not great.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Save yourself the trouble.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Lead Teacher
    Current Employee - Lead Teacher

    I have been working at Childcare Network full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    You get to work with kids.

    Cons

    -Lousy co-workers
    -Management takes no action
    -Pay is minimal
    -No extra compensation earned from overtime
    -No loyalty to employees
    -Hours are cut regularly
    -Put money before children
    -Teachers that hate children

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Actually try to do a decent job taking care of your employees and the children, instead of shrugging it off.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
  8.  

    Growing company that is now the 4th largest child care company in the nation.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Management in Columbus, GA
    Current Employee - Management in Columbus, GA

    I have been working at Childcare Network full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Growing company with a focus on the care and education of children from infants to school age children. Each location has the opportunity to impact many children who would not typically have access to a quality preschool environment. Many of the staff have been with the company for many years.

    Cons

    Quality of each program comes back to the managment and staff at each facility. There are many fantastic schools out there with extremely dedicated staff.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  9.  

    Corruption from Above

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Childcare Network full-time

    Pros

    If you like working with kids, that's what you're doing. You're treated like a teacher, and are encouraged to further your education.

    Cons

    Low pay. The way issues are handled is completely wrong. DMs try to cover up issues in the schools by shifting the blame to the teachers instead of fixing the basic problems. Little budget to work with.

    Neutral Outlook

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