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Helpful (2)

Good Job

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Teacher Counselor in Portland, OR
Current Employee - Teacher Counselor in Portland, OR
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I have been working at Youth Villages full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Great people to work with.

Cons

Low pay is the single worst issue

Other Employee Reviews for Youth Villages

  1. Helpful (7)

    I stayed way longer than I should have

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Memphis, TN
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Memphis, TN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Youth Villages full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Growing company, meaningful mission, great people doing the actual work. Upper management makes good money and great benefits. Due to fast national growth, lots of opportunity for advancement on the direct care side.

    Cons

    Plantation mentality, only wants young, inexperienced workers who can be molded to their corporate line. Also, front line workers are expected to work horrendous hours with little to no time off and little pay. Turnover on the front lines is off the chart - at the time I left they were lucky to keep folks for six months.

    Advice to Management

    Please treat your workers like human beings.


  2. Helpful (5)

    Good PD, bad pay, manipulative

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Good experience for young college grads to put on their resume. Good professional development. Definitely looks good on paper.

    Cons

    Low pay, little to no overtime pay depending on the position, they'll work you to death.

    Advice to Management

    Pay your employees what they're worth.


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