Salvation Army - Very fulfilling and I would love to work for the Salvation Army again! | Glassdoor
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"Very fulfilling and I would love to work for the Salvation Army again!"

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  • Culture & Values
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  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Counselor in East Troy, WI
Former Employee - Counselor in East Troy, WI
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

I worked at Salvation Army full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Really care about their employees, as well as the troubled youth they help.

Cons

Great that they are Christian oriented but you can get into serious trouble for simply having a glass of wine.

Advice to Management

It is so important to allow staff to build relationships and friendships with eachother because they often have to live and work in the same place.

Other Employee Reviews for Salvation Army

  1. Helpful (1)

    "You do your job, they take care of you."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Counselor in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Counselor in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    It's a non-profit organization and you really do get to help others.
    Opportunities for advancement.
    Rules and requirements are easy to follow and very straight-forward.

    Cons

    Some of your co-workers have just as many problems as the people you help.
    Pay is low.
    Management is sometimes reactional and displays power thrusting.

    Advice to Management

    Think passed the conversation taking place - do not react to what one person says; do your own investigation. Once rules and policies are put in to place - follow them.


  2. "Good organization for whom to work. Good pay, great work environment and an excellent benefits package. Sundays off!"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Kansas City, MO
    Current Employee - Assistant Manager in Kansas City, MO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Salvation Army full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good pay, great environment, excellent benefits. Sundays off

    Cons

    Ever changing schedule. Flexible schedule almost always works to the employer's advantage

    Advice to Management

    Standardized training in ALL aspects of training. Too much is done without formal written training material. Training manual would be most helpful, if you desire stores to be run in certain ways

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