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"An owner who caress"

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Current Employee - Owner in Fort Mill, SC
Current Employee - Owner in Fort Mill, SC
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at The Goddard School full-time (More than 5 years)

Pros

Corporate is supportive.... School staff are hard working, dedicated professionals who are caring, tremendous teachers and directors

Cons

Balancing the needs of the kids with the need to make a profit is always challenging, but we somehow manage to do it..

Advice to Management

Corporate needs to get everyone rowing in the same direction. Great changes are taking place, but they need to occur faster

Other Employee Reviews for The Goddard School

  1. "The Goddard School is top notch!"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assi in Hamilton, OH
    Current Employee - Assi in Hamilton, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Goddard School full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Open communication, excellent quality assurance program, a lot of opportunities to further educate yourself

    Cons

    Franchised so unfortunately some owners aren't as great as others


  2. Helpful (2)

    "Leaves a lot to be desired"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Lead Teacher in Leesburg, VA
    Former Employee - Lead Teacher in Leesburg, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at The Goddard School full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The Children were just amazing! They all have major potential. The Goddard Learning Standards are great. The online training was very helpful.

    Cons

    The owner is cheap, Instead of buying new things for the center he continously fixed things that should have been thrown away, such as a broken table in the toddler room. He never gave the same employee discount to each employee, some employees recieved free day care and others only recieved 50%. They also allowed employees to bring thier sick kids with them to work. They posted the negative reviews from licensing behind a plant in the front, so unless you were searching for it, you would never know it was there. Classrooms were out of ratio on several occasions as well. My child was not properly taken care of and got sick often because of the Owner allowed children to attend sick. And cell phones are a regular thing in most classrooms, one teacher was on her phone more than caring for the kids.

    Advice to Management

    Stop lying to get people in the door, treat ALL your employees the same, and first and foremost, BE HONEST!

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