Room to Read Photos
RecommendsPositive OutlookApproves of CEO
- Work/Life Balance
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
- Comp & Benefits
- Senior Management
I worked at Room to Read full-time (More than 5 years)
Forward thinking, progressive organization with passion driven, intelligent worldwide team. Strong leadership with diverse talent ranging from the for-profit and nonprofit sector. Best of both sectors- run like a business and yet, has a feel good mission that staff are proud to represent. Great place to work.
Work hours often occur outside of normal business hours; fast paced work environment with high expectations. Burn out is a frequent occurrence. Upward mobility options limited due to medium size of organization.
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Accepted OfferPositive ExperienceDifficult Interview
I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Room to Read (San Francisco, CA).
If your application is successful the following steps will follow: Phone interview, in person interview, final round (including testing). References typically occur at the final stage, prior to receiving an offer.
- Why do you want to join our org? How did you first learn of us? What skills would you like to gain or strengthen by joining the team? What differences do you see between the work you did before and this role? How would you approach these differences? 1 Answer
Let us know if we're missing any workplace or industry recognition –
Room to Read seeks to transform the lives of millions of children in developing countries by focusing on literacy and gender equality in education. Working in collaboration with local communities, partner organizations and governments, we develop literacy skills and a habit of reading among primary school children, and support girls to complete secondary school with the relevant life skills to succeed in school and beyond. We are non-governmental, non-religious and work with many local NGOs and community based organizations to implement our programs. We work in ...