Kiddie Academy

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Unappreciated.

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Former Employee - Teacher in Holly Spring, NC
Former Employee - Teacher in Holly Spring, NC

I worked at Kiddie Academy full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

Childcare discount ..That is it.

Cons

Lack of communication is number 1. There is no work life balance. Owners do not give raises unless you take classes no matter how wonderful of a teacher you are and you have to practically beg for that. Bonus at the end of the year is solely based on attendance which means if you are late more then twice in a year and called out more then once you are disqualified from getting it no matter how great of a teacher you are. They will not help you with your education expense at all. No sick day's and if you call out they take time away from you. The only reason I stayed is because i loved the children.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Empathy, Treat people the way YOU want to be treated. Appreciate the GOOD employees you have. Stop rewarding people solely on their attendance that should only be a part of the bonus. COST OF LIVING RAISE!!!!!! Something anything would be nice. The only incentive to do better is the children otherwise there is NONE!!!!! And the Owner/Director needs to put the children first not her bank account.

Doesn't Recommend

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    Unpleasant!

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tampa, FL

    I have been working at Kiddie Academy full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    There no good reasons why an educator would want to work at KA.
    Kiddie Academy is more concern in numbers that in education.

    Cons

    KA is disorganize, under staff, treat employee like warm bodies. No learning is going on through out the day is a baby sitting service with under qualify teachers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Everybody can own a business, not everyone is qualify to run a pre-school.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
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    horrible

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    Former Employee - Teacher/Floater in Reynoldsburg, OH
    Former Employee - Teacher/Floater in Reynoldsburg, OH

    I worked at Kiddie Academy full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    there's nothing good about the company.

    Cons

    everything! when the boss gave overtime, he took the extra pay for himself. he let a parent swipe her title 20 card when her kids weren't there in order to keep her benefits. the kids weren't taught. the company didn't care about ratios. there were hazards in the building and playground. new employees were put in rooms before they had their background results back. licensing rules were broken left and right. they only care about the appearance of the company and building. the owner works like a car salesman, which is how he gets kids in.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    the place should be shut down

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
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