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Four Oaks of Iowa Overview

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Cedar Rapids, IA
501 to 1000 employees
1973
Company - Private
Business Services
$25 to $50 million (USD) per year
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Four Oaks of Iowa Reviews

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Jim Ernst
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    Former Employee - Service Coordinator in Cedar Rapids, IA
    Former Employee - Service Coordinator in Cedar Rapids, IA
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    I worked at Four Oaks of Iowa full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    I worked there for 18 years
    Opportunity for growth and advancement
    Training opportunities
    Many programs to choose from
    Great employees
    Great learning experiences
    Loved working with the families

    Cons

    Hard to manage work demands and family life at times
    not always enough resources to meet the needs of the families
    funding is based on the government
    need more self-care as you are exposed to secondary trauma daily

    Advice to Management

    Secondary trauma is a medical need that needs to be address
    Jim Earnest is not the CEO anymore.

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Four Oaks of Iowa Interviews

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    Anonymous Employee in Cedar Rapids, IA
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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Four Oaks of Iowa (Cedar Rapids, IA).

    Interview

    I had one initial interview when was was initially hired for part time employment. I soon applied for a full time position, and interviewed twice, with the shift leaders from both sides of the week. It was friendly and fairly informal.

    Interview Questions

    • I was asked how I dealt with conflict and clients being disrespectful.   1 Answer
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