Peace Corps

  www.peacecorps.gov
  www.peacecorps.gov
There are newer employer reviews for Peace Corps

 

Well-meaning

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Peace Corps

Pros

Amazing fellow volunteers and locals, integrating into a new culture, great language preparation, get to help people who really need it

Cons

Loneliness at site (only allow one volunteer per site), boring trainings, lack of federal funding, difficult to affect lasting change

425 Other Employee Reviews for Peace Corps (View Most Recent)

Sort: Rating Date
  1.  

    Volunteer

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Peace Corps Volunteer
    Former Employee - Peace Corps Volunteer

    I worked at Peace Corps full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Experience of a lifetime, can find ways to benefit others, learn a lot about yourself

    Cons

    It is often what you make of it, frustrations can lead to ineffectiveness

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Though I had few complaints with my country's program, in some countries PC has a reputation for not consistently providing the promised support to volunters.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Overall great experience

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

    I worked at Peace Corps

    Pros

    Travel abroad & have the experience of being fully immersed in another culture. Many of the staff were highly capable and motivated, great people to get to know.

    Cons

    Some poor organization in my office, communication was poor & I found it difficult to get in touch with supervisor when necessary.

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
There are newer employer reviews for Peace Corps

Work at Peace Corps? Share Your Experiences

Peace Corps

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.