Extendicare Reviews

Updated Jul 5, 2020

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3.0
51%
Recommend to a Friend
100%
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Extendicare CEO Michael Guerriere
Michael Guerriere
1 Rating
Pros
  • "Most staff are great to be around(in 10 reviews)

  • "Good people to work with and I think my mission is to help people who have physical and mental problems(in 6 reviews)

Cons
  • "Chronically short staffed but excuse it by saying everywhere is the same(in 13 reviews)

  • "Work load is ridiculous for the number of hours they allow me to work(in 8 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Nursing"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - RPN 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Extendicare full-time

    Pros

    Love my job all the people are great

    Cons

    Can be challenging working with dementia

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  2. "Good company"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Health Care Aide - Certified in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Extendicare full-time

    Pros

    Team spirit, safety, and friendly.

    Cons

    Nothing striking to complain about.

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  3. "Pretty good"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Employed Student Nurse in Toronto, ON
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Extendicare full-time

    Pros

    The staff were welcoming and friendly, and the centre was clean

    Cons

    They did not put me in a position that suited my skills

  4. "Find another place to work at!!"

    2.0
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Financial Analyst in Markham, ON
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Extendicare full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    A lot of young professionals working in Assist - so the "culture" is nice.

    Cons

    Management is horrible and unfit to manage people.

    Extendicare Response

    July 7, 2020Recruitment Optimization Partner

    Thank you for your feedback. Our organization continues to learn every day from feedback such as yours and the management team is committed to improving in areas that are brought to our attention or alternatively, explaining the decision-making process to our team members. if you have further questions and insight, please contact communications@extendicare.com

  5. "3"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - RPN in Sudbury, ON
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Extendicare part-time

    Pros

    Great staff, very helpful lots of hours available

    Cons

    Working short most of the time

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  6. "Great place to learn"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Financial Analyst 

    I have been working at Extendicare full-time

    Pros

    Good company to work for by new graduates

    Cons

    High work load and overtime

  7. "Meh"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Activity Aide in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Extendicare full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Being Union member is one of the pros

    Cons

    There is late shifts and not something you want it.

  8. "Love it here"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Personal Support Worker in Lakefield, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Extendicare full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Everyone there treats you with respect from the management team down to each coworker. By joining Extendicare lakefield you are joining a family.

    Cons

    I can't think of any.

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  9. "Some good some bad"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Personal Support Worker in Ottawa, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Extendicare part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Residents and hours of work

    Cons

    Precarious pt work with no benefits

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  10. "79 beds longterm care"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Extendicare part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    It's always good thing to be around the residents.

    Cons

    Staff shortage. Frequent changes in management.

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