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good place to work

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Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Watertown, MA
Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Watertown, MA

I have been working at Perkins School for the Blind

Recommends
Approves of CEO
Recommends
Approves of CEO

Pros

Great place to get your foot in the door with developmental disabilities. Work with great people and learn alot about the field.

Cons

Work can be very challenging and pay is not very good. Entry level postion and you need to be a direct care worker.

Advice to Management

Managementis good and know what they are doing. good thing about perkins is it attracts very dedicated people. So good job.

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    great ideals, horrible on the inside

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Watertown, MA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Watertown, MA

    I have been working at Perkins School for the Blind

    Doesn't Recommend
    Doesn't Recommend

    Pros

    the students, the long history of service and dedication, working for a place that is helping a community that needs it

    Cons

    horrible upper management, high turnover in certain jobs, mistreatment of women, mismanagement of funds

    Advice to Management

    you have employees who care and are devoted to the school and want to make a difference. they work hard and stay late not for the pay. use them and their enthasium, enable them instead of crushing them and their ideals! when theres a problem they can help fix it instead of you trying to cover it up. please stop being baby bullies and grow up. apologize and lets move on to make working results. the blind need us to be true experts


  2. overall, very positive

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Perkins School for the Blind

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    the mission, the people served, ability to make a difference and see the impact of that every day

    Cons

    a lot of competing priorities, limited resources


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