Children's Aid Reviews

Updated Jun 13, 2021

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3.4
57%
Recommend to a Friend
73%
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Children's Aid President/CEO Phoebe Boyer
Phoebe Boyer
46 Ratings
Pros
  • "Working with children and seeing them enjoy themselves(in 6 reviews)

  • "Good people that want to make a difference(in 5 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Really low pay, especially in comparison to the weekly hours(in 18 reviews)

  • "Long hours and/or staying late more than most jobs(in 7 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good

      Jul 28, 2019 - Child & Youth Care Worker 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      - good community - nice environment

      Cons

      - long hours - difficult clients

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    2. 2.0
      Former Employee

      You don't want to work there

      Dec 3, 2014 -  in Newmarket, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      pay,benefits. Nothing else is appealing

      Cons

      management is protected no matter what they do

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    3. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Experience

      Jun 13, 2021 - Case Planner in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Connections with families Experience Foster care knowledge

      Cons

      Management Work and life management Working late hours

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Childrens Aid

      May 19, 2021 - Home Based Educator in Bronx, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good benefits for home based educator

      Cons

      Layoff people because if a non profit company

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Camp

      May 19, 2021 - Summer Camp Counselor 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great benefits for all employees.

      Cons

      Kids are disrespectful sometimes but it doesn't ruin the job.

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    6. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Only recommended for those interested in flexible hours to supplement one's retirement

      May 14, 2021 - Healthcare Provider 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Locations are located near all forms of public transit

      Cons

      Low pay (reported by all providers universally), condescending management, mistreatment of employees, unrealistic expectations, no regard for patients, furloughs occur without notice and may be as much as a 100% cut in hours, excessive responsibilities outside of an employee's job description, deceptive management practices

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    7. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Worst ever

      Jun 1, 2021 - Social Worker in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      None to brag about, except good on resume to move on!

      Cons

      Stress, no work life balance, poor leadership especially manhattan foster care department

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Social Workers

      Apr 17, 2021 - Social Worker in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great place to build career

      Cons

      Minimal room for growth oppertunities

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Good

      Apr 1, 2021 - MST-CAN Therapist in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great and supportive culture with fair pay with opportunity to gain clinical hours quickly

      Cons

      High documentation workload and stressful caseload population

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee

      A review

      Apr 3, 2021 - Instructor 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      The mission is important for the areas.

      Cons

      The facilities needed to be updated

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