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  • www.melwood.org
  • Upper Marlboro, MD
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1963
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Social Assistance
  • $50 to $100 million (USD)

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Melwood is an AbilityOne non-profit organization, and one of the largest employers of people with differing abilities in the Northeast U.S., with a highly competitive and inclusive workforce – providing a range of services to federal, state and local governments, and the private ...
Mission: Since 1963, the 501(3)(c) organization has envisioned a world in which people with differing abilities are fully included by advocating for and empowering them to transform their own lives through unique opportunities to work and play in the community.

Melwood Reviews

2.7
47%
Recommend to a Friend
33%
Approve of CEO
Carol Ann "Cari" DeSantis
Carol Ann "Cari" DeSantis
10 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, less than 1 year

"Wonderful Mission"

Nov 20, 2020 - Systems Engineer in Washington, DC

Pros

Melwood and it's mission to support the community is honorable.

Cons

The current pandemic has made delivering mission driven services difficult
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Diversity & Inclusion at Melwood

2.3
(5 Reviews)

Melwood Interviews

Experience
Positive100%
Getting an Interview
In Person100%
Difficulty
2.0
Average
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  1. Counselor In Training Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Nanjemoy, MD
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Melwood (Nanjemoy, MD)

    Interview

    Staff interviewed me for 2-week CIT program. Staff asked me various questions. They asked me about my experience; I told them all the things I'd done to get that job. I gave the staff all my best answers to the questions they were asking me. I was accepted, and I was excited at first, but as the time went by, I became more anxious about being away from home for 2 weeks. I was so homesick that I became depressed and went to the Doctor as soon as I got home to let people know I had depression from being away from home for 2 weeks.
    Interview

    Why do you want to be a Terrific Teen?

    1 Answers

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...Nice immediate supervisor and a good mentor....

February 24, 2021

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