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Delaware County Intermediate Unit Reviews

Updated Aug 7, 2019

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3.2
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32%
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Delaware County Intermediate Unit CEO Lawrence O'Shea (no image)
Lawrence O'Shea
4 Ratings
  1. "Creative and Inspiring!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Community Resource Developer & Perkins Grant Coordinator 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Delaware County Intermediate Unit full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great environment! Every employee brings something special to DCIU. It is a special place to work since you are developing the minds of children and encouraging our adult learners!

    Cons

    I can't think of anything wrong!

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work!

    Delaware County Intermediate Unit2019-08-07
  2. "Paroprofessional"

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    Former Employee - Instructional Aide in Marple, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Delaware County Intermediate Unit full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Loved the hours , liked the people I worked with

    Cons

    Pay sucks , you barely get a raise maybe 5 cents

    Advice to Management

    Give a better starting pay , this is why you can’t get people to stay .

    Delaware County Intermediate Unit2019-04-10
  3. "Great Experience"

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    Former Employee - Speech Language Pathologist 

    I worked at Delaware County Intermediate Unit full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Teamwork, resources, time off, wonderful clients

    Cons

    None that I can think of

    Delaware County Intermediate Unit2019-02-24
  4. "Early Head Start/Head Start Programs"

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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Morton, PA

    I have been working at Delaware County Intermediate Unit full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Team approach to service delivery.

    Cons

    High turnover employee rate within this program

    Advice to Management

    Analysis of high rate of turnover

    Delaware County Intermediate Unit2018-10-03
  5. "I liked working with the kids"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I worked at Delaware County Intermediate Unit full-time

    Pros

    The teachers are wonderful and I learned so much!

    Cons

    They need a bigger budget and more teacher autonomy to address the needs of the kids in their classroom. They are doing so much with almost nothing.

    Delaware County Intermediate Unit2018-09-16
  6. "Mostly positive"

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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - ESL Provgram Specialist in Springfield, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Delaware County Intermediate Unit part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Knowledgeable and supportive supervisor who

    Cons

    Salary with respect to amount of prep needed

    Advice to Management

    Recognize the amount of work teachers put into making their classes diverse and interesting, as well as the need to address so many levels within one classroom

    Delaware County Intermediate Unit2018-08-08
  7. "teacher"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Delaware County Intermediate Unit full-time

    Pros

    loved the people and staff- great team and supportive

    Cons

    some uncertainty during the time I worked there- concern over fiscal health

    Advice to Management

    keep supporting your staff- they love what they do and appreciate your guidance

    Delaware County Intermediate Unit2018-02-12
  8. "Okay, but needs to boost morale"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Delaware County Intermediate Unit full-time

    Pros

    Flex schedule in the summer

    Cons

    Bad morale in departments and between departments

    Delaware County Intermediate Unit2018-01-09
  9. "In need of knowledgeable management"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Delaware County Intermediate Unit full-time

    Pros

    Wonderful teaching staff and families.

    Cons

    Unorganized management with questionable priorities. Unethical practices and use of federal funds.

    Advice to Management

    Know the job and scope of practice of the persons you are supervising.

    Delaware County Intermediate Unit2018-01-03
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Run Away"

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Delaware County Intermediate Unit full-time

    Pros

    Most of your coworkers will be amazing people

    Cons

    Horrible management, low pay, mediocre benefits, no care about employees

    Advice to Management

    People matter, pay attention to them and not just the bottom line.

    Delaware County Intermediate Unit2017-12-14
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