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Success Academy Charter Schools Operations Coordinator Reviews

Updated Jun 27, 2019

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Eva Moskowitz
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  1. "job review"

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    Current Employee - Operations Coordinator 

    I have been working at Success Academy Charter Schools full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    professional development offered and team work

    Cons

    demanding work and long hours

    Success Academy Charter Schools2019-06-27
  2. Helpful (13)

    "Supporting themselves by taking advantage of young adults"

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    Current Employee - Operations Coordinator 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Success Academy Charter Schools full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    -Surprisingly decent insurance benefits -You will occasionally have an Ops team happy hour -You will occasionally have an Ops team lunch where you don't have to pay for your meal -Pre-tax commuter benefits comparable to most other organizations in the city

    Cons

    -As an Operations member you DO NOT receive all typical school vacation times off. You receive ONE WEEK during the entire summer break, do not be fooled. -Every single school is massively under-staffed. Operations team members are often asked to go above and beyond to play more than one role at a time in order to off-set this imbalance. -YOU DO NOT RECEIVE PTO. Success chooses to frame "time off" for Ops team members...

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    Advice to Management

    Be more transparent and understanding with your staff. Be more involved in the classrooms rather than only popping in to dole out negative feedback. Get to know your operations team and their asks, step up for them as much as you feel obligated to do for the teachers. Not a single senior leader I have worked with has had their Operations teams back. The turnover rate is only going to increase until you start hearing,...

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    Success Academy Charter Schools2019-03-11

    Success Academy Charter Schools Response

    March 25, 2019Founder & CEO

    Thanks for your feedback and sorry that you are not having a more positive experience at SA. We appreciate your point about senior leader involvement and will look at ways to address this. We encourage and consider feedback from all staff. We recognize that the first year at ...

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  3. Helpful (1)

    "Meaningful work"

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    Former Employee - Network Operations Coordinator in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Success Academy Charter Schools full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - Great office, location, benefits, snacks - Get to work with young and intelligent people - If you remember you are working for the students, the work can extremly fulfilling

    Cons

    - Office politics can hinder high performers from advancing - Flawed review, bonus, and compensation system - Those in leadership may not be best qualified for the role and often steamroll others to maintain power/authority.

    Advice to Management

    - Train leaders on how to manage a team effectively and collaboratively

    Success Academy Charter Schools2018-09-24
  4. "Operation Coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Operations Coordinator in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Success Academy Charter Schools full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Competitive compensation. Great benefits. Good work environment.

    Cons

    Poor work-life balance. High expectations of employees.

    Success Academy Charter Schools2016-05-05
  5. Helpful (3)

    "Operations Coordinator"

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    Former Employee - Operations Coordinator in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Success Academy Charter Schools

    Pros

    You get paid very well. Fed and there is a lot opportunity for growth.

    Cons

    The hours are long and the teachers/work environment are not friendly.

    Success Academy Charter Schools2015-05-29
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