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Winwood ChildrenS Ctr Reviews

Updated June 28, 2017
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  1. "A great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Teacher, Kindergarten in South Riding, VA
    Former Employee - Teacher, Kindergarten in South Riding, VA
    Recommends

    I worked at Winwood ChildrenS Ctr full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great management and friendly co workers help to build a positive work environment.

    Cons

    Sometimes it can be hard to get a specific day off, however they are usually good about working with you.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the Thankful Thursdays!


  2. "Far From Ideal PT Job"

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    Former Employee - Afternoon Assistant in Fairfax, VA
    Former Employee - Afternoon Assistant in Fairfax, VA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Winwood ChildrenS Ctr part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    - You work with kids
    - The work is easy and requires basic common sense

    Cons

    - Drama amongst all the childcare teachers (everyone is really nosy)
    - Terrible pay
    - Unprofessional (starting with the directors)
    - They think your life revolves around your (poorly paid) job

    Advice to Management

    - New directors that are professional

  3. "Lenguage specialist"

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    Current Employee - Virginia in Ashburn, VA
    Current Employee - Virginia in Ashburn, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Winwood ChildrenS Ctr full-time

    Pros

    Lots of flexibility in planning excellent relation between employees. Hard working teachers. Lots of children.

    Cons

    BUILDING NEED SOME ATTENTION. Cleaning crew needs to be better supervise or change

    Advice to Management

    the cons


  4. "Assistant Teacher"

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    Current Employee - Assistant Teacher
    Current Employee - Assistant Teacher
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Winwood ChildrenS Ctr part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great people, children are fun-- great experience

    Cons

    Changing regulations can be hard to keep up with

    Advice to Management

    more feedback for growth


  5. "It's very enriching and rewarding!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Leesburg, VA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Leesburg, VA
    Recommends

    Pros

    Supportive management, paid trainings, salary is great compared to other ctrs.

    Cons

    Some teachers are not as friendly and accommodating as others.

    Advice to Management

    It would be great to closely monitor what the teachers are doing and provide feedback/constructive criticism on areas that needs to be improved. There should be a system of evaluating the teachers more often and this would help in providing the best care the kids need. Also, teachers' character and work ethics should be given emphasis. Trainings n


  6. "Okay for College Kids to Work"

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great parents and great kids

    Cons

    No respect or praise from management