Guidepost Montessori Overview

  • www.guidepostmontessori.com
  • Lake Forest, CA
  • 51 to 200 Employees
  • 2016
  • Company - Private
  • Preschools & Child Care Services
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

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We are a growing community of high-fidelity, authentic, neighborhood Montessori schools based in the US. We are a team of passionate and professional educators who care deeply about getting education right—and for us, getting education right starts with a Montessori foundation ...
Mission: Spreading the transformative power of Montessori is a necessary piece of bringing about enduring, widespread change in education. Guidepost's mission is to implement a platform that enables any school to pursue a path to become a quality Montessori school, with high standards ...

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Guidepost Montessori Reviews

3.3
54%
Recommend to a Friend
57%
Approve of CEO
 Ray Girn
Ray Girn
171 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee

"Like a Warm Hug"

Dec 4, 2022 - Assistant Guide
Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

Pros

Genuine care for children / caring relationships. Tuition discounts for a highly valuable education. Huge opportunities for growth - certification thru PMI and more. Sense of pride and accomplishment

Cons

Head of School and Ast. Head of School roles and attitudes heavily dictate the workplace culture. My current HOS/AHOS are PHENOMENAL - but in the past at another location there was some

Advice to Management

Great Heads of School and proper vetting of guides - and of course benefits and generous pay will bring in quality for guides, children, parents, and the community in general!
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Diversity & Inclusion at Guidepost Montessori

3.7
(211 Reviews)

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Guidepost Montessori Interviews

Experience
Positive72%
Negative17%
Neutral10%
Getting an Interview
Applied online84%
Employee Referral7%
Other4%
Difficulty
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    I applied online. I interviewed at Guidepost Montessori (Dallas, TX)

    Interview

    The interview process is relax and easy. They ask you about your experience. Nothing complicated. Pretty straightforward and quick process. Management is really understanding and caring. No difficult questions. Just basic and general.
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Guidepost Montessori Awards & Accolades

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Pledges & Certifications

  • Career Advancement Program

    Helping employees "upskill" into higher-paying positions

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What is paid time off like at Guidepost Montessori?

...A lack of support from leadership, extremely high turnover, no holidays, not enough sick time or PTO, with low pay....

June 21, 2022

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Employees rate Guidepost Montessori 3.3 out of 5 stars based on 345 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 54% of employees would recommend working at Guidepost Montessori to a friend. This is based on 337 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

72% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Guidepost Montessori as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.6 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Guidepost Montessori.

50% of employees think that Guidepost Montessori has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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