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- Work/Life Balance
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
- Comp & Benefits
- Senior Management
I worked at Girl Scouts USA full-time (More than 5 years)Doesn't RecommendPositive OutlookNo opinion of CEODoesn't RecommendPositive OutlookNo opinion of CEO
The mission of Girl Scouting is something all women can embrace and be proud to be a part of advancing.
Unfortunately, there are times when the mission isn't carried out internally. Sadly, with such large geographic areas, it is challenging to maintain a work/home balance.
Advice to Management
Invest in training for employees, acknowledge the home/work life challenge and work together to develop workable solutions. Employee retention should be a focus.
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Accepted OfferPositive ExperienceEasy Interview
I applied online – interviewed at Girl Scouts USA.
Answered lengthy questionaire, turned it into Jefferson City office. Provided references, which they called within a timely manner. Submitted information for background check. You also have to pay a $15 membership fee for the organization. I started going to meetings before my background check was completed because they really needed someone to help out and I did not have a criminal background or any mishaps with children. It was quite obvious I was just a college kid looking to help. This wasn't a real interview process because this was not a real job. Things would be different if I were actually applying for a paid position within the organization.
- Experience with kids, what you think you could contribute as a volunteer, etc. Answer Question
For the Girl Scouts of the United States of America, the calendar includes one month of cookie sales and 12 months of character-building. One of the largest groups devoted to girls, it has about 3.3 million girl members, plus some 930,000 adult volunteers. Girl Scouts of the USA, founded in 1912, is open to girls between ages 5 and 17. It strives to develop character and leadership skills through projects using technology, sports, the environment, literacy, and the arts and sciences. Girl Scouts of the USA operates through 112 chartered regional councils. The US ...