KEY NOT FOUND: coverImgAlt
Logo

Chicago Public Schools

Is this your company?

Chicago Public Schools

Add a Review

Chicago Public Schools Employee Reviews about "great benefits"

Updated Jan 21, 2021

To filter reviews, or .

Found 32 of over 1,398 reviews

3.5
65%
Recommend to a Friend
56%
Approve of CEO
Chicago Public Schools Chief Executive Officer Janice Jackson  (no image)
Janice Jackson
222 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay, smart people, updated on the latest instructional best practices(in 36 reviews)

  • "Great benefits and retirement plans here(in 32 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Honestly can't trust principals(in 35 reviews)

  • "Poor HR Department (both at Central Office and in most schools)(in 20 reviews)

  • More Pros and Cons
    Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.

    Ratings by Demographics

    This rating reflects the overall rating of Chicago Public Schools and is not affected by filters.

    Want more demographic options?

    Reviews about "great benefits"

    Return to all Reviews
    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Transportation aide

      Jan 10, 2021 - Transportation Aide in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits and pay and hours

      Cons

      Know what you sign up for

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Enjoyed my time here

      Jan 21, 2021 - Teacher in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits, pension, many opportunities to add to income.

      Cons

      Really long hours, revolving door of leadership.

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Career Goals

      Dec 29, 2020 - Educator in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits and retirement plans here...

      Cons

      Not an inclusive culture from the higher level...

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    4. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Great Organization

      Jan 19, 2021 - Teacher in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Strong union, great benefits, great networking opportunities.

      Cons

      School resources are not equitable across neighborhoods.

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      EH

      Oct 19, 2020 - Case Manager in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Benefits. It's great if you have a great school.

      Cons

      Not every school is a fit.

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    6. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      CPS

      Nov 11, 2020 - Assistant Principal in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      CPS offers really great benefits!

      Cons

      The company has an obvious disregard for employee health and safety.

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Salary

      Feb 10, 2020 - Special Education Paraprofessional 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits and pay for non degree holders

      Cons

      Positions can be cut based on seniority

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good working experience

      Dec 1, 2019 - Bilingual School Clerk in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits, good pay

      Cons

      Work environment varies in schools. I

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    9. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      The public is always better schooling

      Jul 17, 2019 - Transportation Aid in Chicago, IL
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits and up to date pay

      Cons

      More parents need to be involve with kids behaviors

      Continue reading
      Be the first to find this review helpful
    10. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Senior Data Analyst

      Dec 19, 2018 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits and work culture.

      Cons

      I don't have any cons to add.

      Be the first to find this review helpful
    Viewing 1 - 10 of 32 Reviews

    Popular Careers with Chicago Public Schools Job Seekers

    JobsSalariesInterviews

    Work at Chicago Public Schools? Share Your Experiences

    or