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Found 255 of over 275 reviews
3.4
55% Recommend to a Friend
Children's Aid President/CEO Phoebe Boyer
78% Approve of CEO

Found 254 of over 275 reviews

3.4
55%
Recommend to a Friend
78%
Approve of CEO
Children's Aid President/CEO Phoebe Boyer
Phoebe Boyer
78 Ratings
Pros
  • "children's aid(in 9 reviews)

  • "Vacation time, overtime available as well(in 6 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Turn over, low pay, lack of training(in 22 reviews)

  • "Work-life balance was hard to juggle but that also depends on the job/position(in 5 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year
      Featured Review

      Great place to work at!

      Aug 31, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      - Good work culture - Good benefits - Supports professional development opportunities - Sufficient training when recruited

      Cons

      There are no cons. A really great place to work at.

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      Children's Aid Response

      Thank you for posting. We continue to work hard to ensure Children's Aid is a great place to work! - Talent Management and Human Resources

    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good

      Jul 28, 2019 - Child & Youth Care Worker 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      - good community - nice environment

      Cons

      - long hours - difficult clients

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee

      CAS

      Dec 20, 2021 - Social Worker in Toronto, ON
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      flexibility, team support, benefits, vacation, personal days

      Cons

      high caseloads, difficult clients, court involvement

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    5. 1.0
      Former Employee

      N/a

      Oct 14, 2021 - Child Welfare Worker in Halifax, NS
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great to help families and children out

      Cons

      Lack of support and no debriefing

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    6. 2.0
      Former Employee

      You don't want to work there

      Dec 3, 2014 -  in Newmarket, ON
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      pay,benefits. Nothing else is appealing

      Cons

      management is protected no matter what they do

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    7. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Rue allal ben Abdellah 53 Tangier , Morocco

      Jun 4, 2023 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Diligent responsible Smart I love learning and acquiring new skills

      Cons

      Work very well so at the end of the day I find myself tired

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Wonderful people, great opportunities for growth

      Jun 2, 2023 - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great mentors and work culture

      Cons

      Departments tend to be siloed

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    9. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Terrible and toxic

      May 24, 2023 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Can’t think of any pros to this place

      Cons

      -terrible salary -terrible benefits -terrible and toxic environment

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee

      taza

      May 10, 2023 - First Assistant 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      good work and good experience

      Cons

      nothing is not good because all was wondrful

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    11. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Caring team but lack of proper planning

      Apr 27, 2023 - Youth Developer in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      -Caring, energetic team who strove to do their best for students -Decent pay

      Cons

      Program and site directors aren't always the most organized

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    Children's Aid has an overall rating of 3.4 out of 5, based on over 275 reviews left anonymously by employees. 55% of employees would recommend working at Children's Aid to a friend and 52% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 3% over the last 12 months.

    According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Children's Aid employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.0 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Children's Aid. This rating has improved by 7% over the last 12 months.

    55% of Children's Aid employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Children's Aid 3.3 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.4 for culture and values and 3.5 for career opportunities.

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