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Peace Corps Volunteer- Nicaragua

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Peace Corps

Pros

+ Excellent staff support
+ Community placement

Cons

- Salary does not usually increase with inflation

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  1. You'll come back a changed, person. I did.

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    Former Employee - Peace Corps Volunteer
    Former Employee - Peace Corps Volunteer

    I worked at Peace Corps full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    You have the freedom to explore your professional interests while having the network of volunteers and staff assist you. You can make it as meaningful as you want it. I keep things busy and had plenty of experiences that I can pull from, even several years later

    Cons

    The hardest part is working inside of another culture -- and two years is a short time to really affect much.

    Advice to Management

    Doing a great job


  2. Peace Corps Volunteer Review

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    Current Employee - U S Peace Corps Volunteer
    Current Employee - U S Peace Corps Volunteer

    I have been working at Peace Corps full-time (More than a year)

    Recommends
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    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Best experience of my life. I had a great village and people to work with. The primary project I was assigned wasn't really viable when I got to my village so I had to utilize relationship building to understand needs in the community and then build secondary projects that were challenging and meaningful to the communities I worked in. It was a really great experience to understand myself, how I work, and gain a global perspective.

    Cons

    If you are not a self-starter or work well in ambiguous work setting you may have a hard time.


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