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"Time you will never forget"

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

Pros

Great medical coverage while abroad. Stipend they give you to live off is very reasonable. You can feel good about the work you do.

Cons

Sometimes primary assignments fall through, but that is expected in a 3rd world country.

Advice to Management

Better sight development

Other Employee Reviews for Peace Corps

  1. "Great Experience"

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    Current Employee - Youth Development Volunteer
    Current Employee - Youth Development Volunteer
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Peace Corps full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Life changing experience
    Helping others

    Cons

    Distance from home
    Language Barrier with counterparts


  2. "Wonderfully enriching experience, extremely difficult and often frustrating. Roller coaster of 27 months!"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Environment Volunteer
    Former Employee - Environment Volunteer
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Peace Corps full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Being able to apply skills and help communities who have requested assistance. Working abroad and leaning a new culture. Gaining a new perspective on the developing world. Learning about the practical applications of your education.

    Cons

    Many hoops to jump through, rules and regulations associated with being a government employee. There is a culture of treating volunteers less like equals/peers in a workplace and more like students who require great supervision.

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