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Head Start Reviews

What is it like working at Head Start?

Always excited to come to work.
Bookkeeper in Sault Ste. Marie:
Pros: Working with children, positive atmosphere
Cons: lack of communication
Satisfying but lacking financially.
Support Services Assistant in Flint:
Pros: The work we do for under privileged kids in our community helping with their education and helping parents with community needs.
Cons: Financial compensation is unfair in the way of someone who worked her 16 yrs and someone who worked her only 4 make the same about per hour.
Teacher Assistant in Wisconsin Rapids:
Pros: Being involved and teaching preschool children
Cons: The pay
Stressful and a lot of work.
Executive Assistant in Stockbridge:
Pros: The ultimate benefit is it helps others
Cons: Amount of pay in comparison to workload
I love working for Head Start, which is why I have remained here so many years.
Customer Service Supervisor in Grand Rapids:
Pros: Interactions with people, sharing my expertise and making a difference.
Cons: Nothing
Good I learn a lot. Especially with families on how to help them economically socially and emotionally.
Family Advocate in Wenatchee:
Pros: Working with families in whole and trying to find a solution to their problems.
Cons: Staff gossip
Preschool Teacher, (but not Special Education) in Roanoke:
Pros: Children enjoying learning
Cons: Stress