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I had to pay to leave my position

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Former Employee - Teacher  in  Venetia, PA
Former Employee - Teacher in Venetia, PA

I worked at The Goddard School full-time for less than a year

Pros

Other teachers were supportive.
Team based environment.

Cons

Management at the franchise in Peters Township, PA.
$500 fee to leave your position without giving a 4 week notice.
Contract during the school year with a 2 month of wages penalty if you break your contract.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Goddard corporate needs to look into how individual franchises are being run, especially ones with high employee turnover. There's a reason why people don't want to work for you.

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Teacher

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    Former Employee - Lead Teacher  in  West Goshen, PA
    Former Employee - Lead Teacher in West Goshen, PA

    I worked at The Goddard School full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    There were great families and good kids.Constant training to help improve your teaching. Always provided enough materials.

    Cons

    The management was terrible and unproductive. Managment always talked down to teachers and made them feel insuffcient. Lazy and only cared only about profit. Did not care about teachers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have management who will work wih employees not just in best intrests of owner

    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO
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    High standards in field of early childhood

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at The Goddard School

    Pros

    higher than average salary
    flexibility in creating curriculum
    child centered educational director who puts families first

    Cons

    long hours
    large amount of work needs to be done off the clock to present the best program we can
    eary childhood education is often looked down upon by public education teachers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    your employees are your greatest assets and need to be treated as such.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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