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Head Start Reviews
What is it like working at Head Start?
"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
"Very demanding & Stressful."
Family Service Worker in Baltimore:
Pros: The children. My co-workers. The difference made in those families lives that take full advantage of the program.
Cons: The entitlement attitude of some of the parents. The lack of parent participation. Working with low income families.
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.
Preschool Teacher, (but not Special Education) in Roanoke:
Pros: Children enjoying learning
"Always excited to come to work."
Bookkeeper in Sault Ste. Marie:
Pros: Working with children, positive atmosphere
Cons: lack of communication