City Year - hard work, low pay, good cause | Glassdoor
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"hard work, low pay, good cause"

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

Pros

Meeting people. Also its for a good cause and if you enjoy working with kids you get that opportunity.

Cons

The stipend is very small, almost unlivable.

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    "city year review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    good resume builder, connections to graduate school, and education, scholarship at the end of service

    Cons

    long hours, ineffective training, crazy culture, working with difficult students and staff


  2. "Helped Kids and kept them on track to graduate"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City Year full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good cause in helping the children in at need schools get on track to graduate.
    Wonderful people from many different backgrounds

    Cons

    Long Hours (10+ each day of the week)
    Little direct pay (some benefits provided but pay is less than minimum wage since it is an Americorps program)

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