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Field School Reviews

Updated January 25, 2017
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  1. "Great school"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Field School full-time

    Pros

    Wonderful kids and teachers/staff/admin. who care about them

    Cons

    Can't think of any cons at the moment.


  2. "Great Career Starter"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Field School full-time

    Pros

    Friendly and wonderful community doing great work.

    Cons

    Minimal upward mobility but solid teaching experience.


  3. "Happy Place"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Field School full-time

    Pros

    -Great bosses, colleagues, students
    -Supportive and exciting and progressive environment

    Cons

    -Asked to do too much...coaching and other duties overshadow the rest of the job

    Advice to Management

    Hire outside coaches


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  5. Helpful (2)

    "An incredibly memorable and worthwhile professional and personal experience."

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - High School Teacher in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - High School Teacher in Washington, DC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Field School full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    I was given so much responsibility at such a young age. i was able to grow not only professional but also emotionally

    Cons

    A lot of the staff were young and the turnover was high because the school took a chance on teachers.

    Advice to Management

    Need to increase salary (which I'm aware they've done so over the years)


  6. "great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    i like working here a lot

    Cons

    the students can be tough to deal with


  7. "Great Place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Teacher in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Teacher in Washington, DC
    Recommends

    Pros

    Able to be creative
    Learn about effective leadership and communication
    Meet great people

    Cons

    Benefits and pay
    Training for faculty and coaches

    Advice to Management

    Focus on training and making sure faculty clearly understands school objectives and that everyone is working together to achieve objectives. Harder said then done