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Pittsylvania County Schools Reviews

Updated July 17, 2017
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  1. "Special Education Assistant"

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    Former Contractor - Special Education Assistant in Hurt, VA
    Former Contractor - Special Education Assistant in Hurt, VA
    Recommends

    I worked at Pittsylvania County Schools as a contractor (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Love the environment, very rewarding career.

    Cons

    Very little pay for duties and responsibilities.


  2. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Teacher in Chatham, VA
    Former Employee - Teacher in Chatham, VA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Pittsylvania County Schools full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    School staff was easy to work with

    Cons

    Salary was lower then what I made in Bedford
    School was dated and not ADA accessible
    School did not have an auditorium/gym for school wide meetings

    Advice to Management

    The administration is aware of issues, but like with most school systems it is working to resolve budget and staffing concerns as quickly as they can.

  3. "Teacher"

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    Former Employee - Teacher in Gretna, VA
    Former Employee - Teacher in Gretna, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Pittsylvania County Schools full-time

    Pros

    Small communities. Small town values. Friendly kids.

    Cons

    Agressive parents. Lack of superintendent backing. Lack of principal backing. Lack of funding. Poor community.

    Advice to Management

    Treat your teachers with respect.


  4. "Nurse"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Ringgold, VA
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Ringgold, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Pittsylvania County Schools full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    work schedule ( day hours and holidays, time off), helping children with medical issues

    Cons

    meal coverage for clinic and working overtime for documentation

    Advice to Management

    get clinic assistants to help workload in bigger schools


  5. "PCS Employment"

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    Current Employee - Teacher
    Current Employee - Teacher
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Pittsylvania County Schools (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Administration supportive, great curriculum, great professional development,

    Cons

    Lowest pay scale in the area, teachers can drive half an hour in any direction and make more a better salary.

    Advice to Management

    Cut spreading on central office and pass it along to the teachers


  6. "Substitute Teacher"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Seeing the children learn and interact

    Cons

    It's not full time and not everyday