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  1. "Providence Community Services"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Data Analyst in Garden Grove, CA
    Current Employee - Data Analyst in Garden Grove, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great team of professionals, Room for growth within company.

    Cons

    High turnover (not because of management.. more because of the workload and intensity of the population we serve). Pay is not competitive compared to county and other similar Mental Health programs.


  2. Helpful (1)

    "High turnover rate!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pottsville, PA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pottsville, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Providence Community Services full-time

    Pros

    The company offers health benefits (even though it's not the best insurance) and 80 hours of vacation/sick time a year to full-time employees! Better than nothing, I guess.

    Cons

    Families are unreliable and cancel often, then you're stuck with no pay. You tend to travel a large distance between cases. Some families are hard to please and try to take advantage of you as a babysitter. If families aren't happy they can call the office and request a new staff worker and then you lose a case and Providence hires new employees again. Office staff never supports you on difficult cases with difficult families, you're just a dime a dozen. All the company cares about is making a big profit.

    Advice to Management

    Step being so concerned about the profit and focus more on the needs of the families. Most families you can't change and catering to them isn't going to help the situation. The whole company is a joke. You can't expect to change the behavior of a child if the parents continue to act like complete but cases.


  3. Helpful (1)

    "Working for PCS"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - BSC in East Stroudsburg, PA
    Current Employee - BSC in East Stroudsburg, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Providence Community Services part-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    You attempt to help someone in need.

    Cons

    So many... Where do I begin? Administration sucks, pay sucks, benefits sucks, environment sucks, run as fast as you can..

    Advice to Management

    Buy a new heart.


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  5. Helpful (2)

    "It was the worst career move I ever made"

    Star Star Star Star Star
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Licensed Therapist in San Diego, CA
    Current Employee - Licensed Therapist in San Diego, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Providence Community Services full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I enjoyed some of the clients I got to provide treatment to and watch grow.

    Cons

    The director was not supportive of her team, and the communication between staff was an issue. There was also favoritism and differential treatment towards staff.

    Advice to Management

    Take better care of your employees and stop being so money oriented.


  6. Helpful (1)

    "It has been enlightening."

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Personal Services Coordinator in Santa Ana, CA
    Current Employee - Personal Services Coordinator in Santa Ana, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Providence Community Services full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    The staff is awesome! And our participants are amazing never have worked with such wonderful people!

    Cons

    Pay is not what I would like it to be and the benefits are less than desirable.

    Advice to Management

    Neutral


  7. Helpful (3)

    "Frustrating"

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    Current Employee - Tss in Pottsville, PA
    Current Employee - Tss in Pottsville, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Providence Community Services full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    I am paid a competitive salary.

    Cons

    Long work hours, no annual pay raise.


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