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"Playworks is a community of supremely dedicated humans beings out to improve the way that children experience school."

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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Neutral Outlook

I have been working at Playworks full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

The Playworks program is fantastic and has been proven to improve school climate. The people and culture of Playworks is a step above every other organization that I have worked with.

Cons

It is in a constant state or growth and expansion which requires A LOT from their employees.

Advice to Management

It is ok to maintain current program levels in an effort to build a solid financial base to move forward on.

Other Employee Reviews for Playworks

  1. "Fast-paced and driven organization with an emphasis on teamwork."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Playworks full-time

    Pros

    Very dynamic place to work.
    The mission is amazing and to be a part of helping so many children is great.
    Fun and engaging trainings.
    Team-oriented.

    Cons

    The direction shifts constantly.
    Moves very quickly.
    Geographic spread can lead to trouble in communication.

    Advice to Management

    Really listen to your people.


  2. "Overall a worthwhile experience"

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    Current Employee - Program Coordinator in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Program Coordinator in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    It is a great feeling knowing that I am doing something that is significant and beneficial for children of low-income communities.

    Cons

    Training is often redundant. League nights, while great for the participants, can be long and tiresome.

    Advice to Management

    Positive reinforcement works wonders.

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