Mercy Home for Boys & Girls Overview

  • www.mercyhome.org
  • Chicago, IL
  • 201 to 500 Employees
  • 1887
  • Nonprofit Organization
  • Civic & Social Services
  • $25 to $50 million (USD)

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Through our residential, aftercare, referral and community-based mentoring programs, we provide critical, life-saving services to more than 960 hurting and troubled young women and men every year. At the core of these services is our full-time residential program, which ...
Mission: Saves young lives by providing: - A safe, nurturing residential treatment home, - AfterCare support for former residents and their families, - Community-based and site-based youth mentoring, - Promotes therapeutic, educational, vocational, spiritual and life skill ...

Mercy Home for Boys & Girls Reviews

4.0
86%
Recommend to a Friend
53%
Approve of CEO
Rev. L. Scott Donahue
Rev. L. Scott Donahue
17 Ratings
5.0
Current Employee, more than 5 years

"Where Work Makes Life Better"

Feb 28, 2022 - Advancement Coordinator in Chicago, IL
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Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Positive company culture that is diverse and inclusive. Approachable, understanding, and empowering bosses. Flexible working environments. Room and support to advance if ever eager. Truly wonderful

Cons

I cannot think of one.

Advice to Management

Keep up the inspirational and unimaginable work you are continuously doing.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls

3.4
(13 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

Our coworkers have come together to articulate our Home’s beliefs and intentions around inclusion and diversity.

At Mercy Home, we are not all the same, but we share a common mission<

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How is diversity at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls?

...They claim to have trainings for diversity and inclusion, but honestly it’s just to say that they do it....Read More

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Mercy Home for Boys & Girls Interviews

Experience
Positive50%
Negative25%
Neutral25%
Getting an Interview
Applied online88%
Employee Referral13%
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  1. Youth Care Worker Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls (Chicago, IL) in Apr 2018

    Interview

    It took 3 interviews. First was a phone screening, second was a cross interview and third was an interview with a specific manager. Have to prove that you can work with youth in situations.
    Interview

    Name an adversity you've had. Give experience working with youth.

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Company Updates

February 2, 2022
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Learn more about our program manager position from the point of view of one of our own coworkers. Angie Hicks has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Roosevelt University, followed by a master’s degree in community counseling. She mentions that one great thing about working at Mercy Home is the relationships she develops with our young women can be the most rewarding part of her job.
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Coworker Corner: Angie Hicks | Mercy Home for Boys & Girls
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January 3, 2022
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We're hiring! If you have experience managing a therapeutic milieu in a residential treatment setting, you could be a great program manager at Mercy Home. Check out more details about the position and apply today! You could be the person we are looking for.
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Become a Program Manager | Mercy Home for Boys & Girls
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Mercy Home for Boys & Girls Awards & Accolades

  • Top WorkplacesChicago Tribune2019
  • Top WorkplacesChicago Tribune2018

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What are perks and other benefits like at Mercy Home for Boys & Girls?

...Good benefits, positive role model for the youth, evening hours....

November 23, 2020

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