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Queens Community House Reviews

Updated November 7, 2016
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  1. "Activity Specialist"

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    Former Employee - Activity Specialist in Hempstead, NY
    Former Employee - Activity Specialist in Hempstead, NY
    Recommends

    I worked at Queens Community House (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Room for growth within Agency

    Cons

    Staff was unprofessional and disengaged at times.


  2. "Youth development specialist"

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    Current Employee - Youth Development Specialist in Queens Village, NY
    Current Employee - Youth Development Specialist in Queens Village, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Queens Community House full-time

    Pros

    The students will love you. That's about it

    Cons

    Horrible leadership
    Micromanagement
    Injustice to students
    Terrible schedule and compensation

    Advice to Management

    Stop belittling your staff and setting them up for failure.


  3. "Program Coordinator"

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    Current Employee - Counselor in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Counselor in New York, NY
    Recommends

    I have been working at Queens Community House part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Supportive, willing to share information on how to lead.

    Cons

    No room for professional growth.


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  5. "Group Leader, Afterschool"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rego Park, NY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rego Park, NY
    Recommends

    Pros

    Candid organization dedicated to serving the community.

    Cons

    There were times when we did not get paid on time because of budget cuts.


  6. "This company has given me many opportunities, experience, and training to further my career path."

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    Current Employee - Group Leader in Flushing, NY
    Current Employee - Group Leader in Flushing, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Queens Community House part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    The best reasons to work here is that you get to work closely with children grades K-5 with and influence in shaping their future. We teach them values as well as educational activities. We have incorporated Homework help, STEM, and physical activities that aids their social, emotional, cognitive, and physical growth.

    Cons

    There is no opportunity for growth, and also understaffed.

    Advice to Management

    More hours of work time, and more opportunity for moving up the career ladder.


  7. Helpful (2)

    "Noble Mission, Uninspiring environment"

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    Current Employee - Case Manager in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Case Manager in New York, NY

    Pros

    Flexible Schedule, caring employees, mission of organization

    Cons

    Many of the employees seem complacent, tired and uninspired. A lot of talk from people and little action. No salary increases.

    Advice to Management

    You need to do a better job of overseeing the supervisors of your departments because a lot of them are not getting the job done but still getting a paycheck.


  8. "Great organization"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at Queens Community House full-time

    Pros

    Friendly people who care about improving the lives of the participants of all ages. Very good benefits; lots of time off.

    Cons

    facilities need some work. Being a non profit pay is kinda low.

    Advice to Management

    Work on developing line staff into future directors and leadership position.


  9. "Love working for QCH"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at Queens Community House part-time

    Pros

    Family Oriented
    Hard workers
    Good communication

    Cons

    Turn over rate
    More communication and coming together of all sites


  10. Helpful (2)

    "It was a great experience. I learned a lot about others and most importantly myself."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Most of the employees were great people with great intentions

    Cons

    the pay was not enough for amount of duties given.


  11. "Best time of my life"

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    Former Employee - Counselor
    Former Employee - Counselor
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Queens Community House part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Helping kids with there problems and making a difference in there life also loved the people I worked with they helped me grow in to a better person

    Cons

    Management is to strict and only talk no action the program needs more activates to keep kids engage during the day


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