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United Cerebral Palsy Reviews

Updated February 16, 2017
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Pros
  • Good pay for most positions with benefits (in 5 reviews)

  • Room to move from part-time to full-time, hands on learning and great while in school (in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • The pay is low and you're expected to live off of such a small salary in NYC; not okay (in 13 reviews)

  • Enjoy the people, but not a lot of room to move up (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Good Nonprofit"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at United Cerebral Palsy full-time

    Pros

    You do good work helping people meet their goals and support that they need. There's a lot of flexibility and benefits.

    Cons

    Not a lot of room to move up.


  2. "Great Company"

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    Former Employee - Educational Assistant
    Former Employee - Educational Assistant

    I worked at United Cerebral Palsy full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great Company and great experience

    Cons

    Pay is low and management is disorganized


  3. "Respite Care Provider"

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    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Respite Care Provider in Madison, WI
    Current Employee - Respite Care Provider in Madison, WI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at United Cerebral Palsy part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Ability to choose hours depending on family, can work occasionally to full time, good pay

    Cons

    No cons other than you must find a family/families to fit your schedule needs if you need part time work


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  5. "Direct care"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    great experience had alot of fun

    Cons

    hours long really long for real

    Advice to Management

    pay more


  6. "Not a bad place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at United Cerebral Palsy full-time

    Pros

    Flexible work hours (management)
    Small office, everyone knows everyone
    Administration and supervisors are accessible

    Cons

    Pay not competitive
    on call duties
    Staff are allowed to get away with too much

    Advice to Management

    More competitive pay
    Hold staff accountable


  7. "One of the Best Places to Work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Full Time Administrative in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Full Time Administrative in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at United Cerebral Palsy full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Awesome staff and (mostly) management. Respect all the way around from consumers to staff to (mostly) managers. They place safety as priority number one. My manager is great as are my co-workers. It's really a fun place to be with little stress.

    Cons

    Doesn't pay much and benefits aren't super great.


  8. "UCP OF GA"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at United Cerebral Palsy full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits great working with the individuals and having a set schedule

    Cons

    The people in higher positions who have never worked with the individuals demand the most not understanding how complicated days are sometimes

    Advice to Management

    work with the individuals and see how days go before demanding the impossible


  9. "If you don't need the money"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Team Leader in Reno, NV
    Former Employee - Team Leader in Reno, NV
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at United Cerebral Palsy (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Holidays off, rewarding due to the individuals

    Cons

    No raises, no vacation time, no benefits, no holiday pay, no employee appreciation or recognition

    Advice to Management

    Appreciate your employees, they are the backbone of your organization.


  10. "Feedback"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Rewarding career. It feels good to know that your work is helping others. Staff is friendly and cooperative.

    Cons

    Salaries are not up to par


  11. "Good part time opportunity"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    Former Employee - Respite Care Provider in Madison, WI
    Former Employee - Respite Care Provider in Madison, WI
    Recommends

    Pros

    Select mutually appropriate clients, hours that work for you
    Other training opportunities
    Ability to switch clients

    Cons

    Sometimes difficult to piece together schedules of multiple clients or families to meet your income needs. Changes whenever a family's schedule changes.



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