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Uplift Family Services Reviews

Updated October 19, 2018
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  1. Featured Review

    Helpful (2)

    "Good people with big hearts and a great vision."

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Behavior Program Coordinator in Campbell, CA
    Current Employee - Behavior Program Coordinator in Campbell, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Uplift Family Services full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    1. Wonderful benefits such as 401k - employer will match 4%, tuition reimbursement, Delta Dental, Kaiser, life insurance, etc. This is the smallest amount I've had to contribute to have Kaiser for my kids and I.
    2. Supportive upper management.
    3. Hardworking team.

    Cons

    No complaints at this time.

    Advice to Management

    None at this time.


  2. "Family Specialist"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Family Specialist in San Jose, CA
    Current Employee - Family Specialist in San Jose, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Uplift Family Services full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Management is great
    Everyone’s supportive
    Job growth

    Cons

    High case loads
    Can be stressful
    Proactivity goals

    Advice to Management

    Make proactivity easier to achieve.

  3. "Uplift"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Uplift Family Services full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    I love the people I work with and enjoy helping youth and families.

    Cons

    I enjoy working here.


  4. "Family Specialist"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Campbell, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Campbell, CA
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Uplift Family Services full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Benefits are good but that's about it.

    Cons

    Management, hostile environment. Pay is very low


  5. "Counselor I"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Campbell, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Campbell, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Uplift Family Services full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great atmosphere to learn and grow as a professional. Friendly team, HR is great and organized, IT is great as well.

    Cons

    Pay is minimal but you can get the occasional raise to your salary

    Advice to Management

    Nothing, great job!


  6. "Poor Training and onboarding for middle management"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Program Manager in San Bernardino, CA
    Former Employee - Program Manager in San Bernardino, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Uplift Family Services full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The organization has a good intentions.

    Cons

    Experimental and poorly managed by Upper and Middle Managers.

    Advice to Management

    Hire a MBA to set up systems and accountability structures


  7. "Clinician I"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Uplift Family Services full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great place for beginners

    Cons

    the pay is limited due to being a non profit

  8. "Clinician I"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Clinician in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Clinician in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends

    I have been working at Uplift Family Services full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I really enjoy working with this agency because the atmosphere is warm, welcoming, and understanding. I have felt very supported by staff. There is a lot of opportunity for learning.

    Cons

    The difficult part of the job is managing time (client work, planning for client work, paperwork, meetings) and balancing work life with home life well.

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up! You have created a very great culture at our workplace. It is great to feel appreciated and listened to by management.


  9. "Great place to work"

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Uplift Family Services part-time

    Pros

    Collaborative, team setting where everyone is receptive to feedback

    Cons

    Intimidating at first since everything and your clients are all so new


  10. "Family Specialist"

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Uplift Family Services full-time

    Pros

    -Team oriented
    -Positive people/environment
    -Flexible schedule
    -Management is great depending on program
    -Fun with a group amazing team members

    Cons

    -Pay is decent.
    -Can get tiring if you do not know how to manage your time wisely.

    Advice to Management

    none


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