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The Children's Place Reviews

Updated January 18, 2018
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The Children's Place President & CEO Jane Elfers
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Pros
  • If you have kids you get 30 % as employee discount (in 116 reviews)

  • Great people, great discount, perfect job for a mother or father looking for a part time job that will benefit the family (in 59 reviews)

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  1. "sales associate"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Philadelphia, PA
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Philadelphia, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Children's Place part-time

    Pros

    great environment

    Cons

    the salaries for the sales associates

    Advice to Management

    keep up good work


  2. "Cool place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    Fun, managers awesome. Get cool discounts.

    Cons

    Sometimes the clothes creep you out in the back room when the lights off.

  3. "Retail"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at The Children's Place full-time

    Pros

    Fast advancement, many tools, positive environment

    Cons

    No work life balance, too much product sent all at once


  4. "Sales Associate"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at The Children's Place part-time

    Pros

    Great team to work with

    Cons

    Unrealistic credit card goals for team


  5. "Store Manager"

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    Current Employee - Store Manager in Elizabethtown, KY
    Current Employee - Store Manager in Elizabethtown, KY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at The Children's Place full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Plenty of room for opportunity, recognition to the fullest, my team works hard to get everything done in a timely manner, and the SM team in my district is always willing to help eachother and the community when in need.

    Cons

    It's retail all turnover is always big.

    Advice to Management

    Our district is always helping eachother and boosting moral.


  6. "Good"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Bloomington, IN
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Bloomington, IN
    Recommends

    I worked at The Children's Place part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Easy to handle workload and generally laid back culture

    Cons

    Sometimes you have girl drama among associates


  7. "Like this job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at The Children's Place part-time

    Pros

    Super positive environment and everyone is so sweet and positive and super professional I love it

    Cons

    Hours are kinda bad but still works

  8. "The Greatest Place"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at The Children's Place part-time

    Pros

    The employees are friendly and always willing to help

    Cons

    No bad things to say


  9. "Executive manager"

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    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Scottsdale, AZ
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Scottsdale, AZ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at The Children's Place full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Being able to solve problems and see the results. Being open to learn in the process and allow myself to grow so I can be better at my job.

    Cons

    Learning to be humble and allow other people with more experience to coach me and not take things personally.

    Advice to Management

    Being open to new ideas and welcome new outlooks. Finding acceptance of a well traveled and very organized employee that is great at negotiation and a problem solver.


  10. "Love"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Colonial Heights, VA
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Colonial Heights, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at The Children's Place part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly atmosphere, room for advancement, flexible schedule

    Cons

    Can't think of any cons


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