CECIL COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS Employee Reviews in United States

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A rewarding, community oriented job with a flexible schedule.
Substitute Teacher (Current Employee) –  Cecil County, MDJanuary 10, 2016
CCPS has been a good place to work. I am not leaving for any reason other than financial. I would still like to work in education.

As a substitute, there is an easy to use online job assignment scheduling tool and flexible schedules.

Coworkers varied by school location, during long term assignments I was able to get to know staff and administration better. For the most part, people were committed to education and providing for students.

The hardest part of the job is the compensation- the hours needed to be a successful long term substitute are more than the substitute pay scale covers.

The most enjoyable part of the job is serving the community and educating students.
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Mathematics Educator (Current Employee) –  Elkton, MDNovember 14, 2015
Fun work place with supportive management. not at all about the numbers but how you personally grow and develop. Decent amount of red tape. But who doesn't have red tape.
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Very fast paced made day go by quickly.
Dietary Aide (Former Employee) –  Cecil Manor ElementaryOctober 6, 2015
Prep meals for the breakfast and lunch breaks , served the meals or cashiered, cleaned up and prepared work station for the next day.
Pros
To know you played a small part in feeding the children meals that were so needed.
Cons
no benefits
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Challenging, Multi-task-oriented environment
FBLA Advisor/Coordinator (Former Employee) –  Perryville, MDOctober 2, 2015
Having taught high school and college level business courses for 41 years, the interactive environment descriptive of academic environments has been rewarding as well as challenging on many levels. The complexion of changes in technology demanded constant attention to upgrading skills and knowledge required to teach young adults current skills needed in businesses. My personal and professional expectations, therefore, needed to change as well to address the students' goals. Working now on a part time basis after having retired will allow me to continue to apply my knowledge and skills in helping today's young adults achieve their academic goals.
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very productive and great career
assistant principal for high school (Former Employee) –  elkton, mdAugust 19, 2015
Was great place to work at over a long period of years with great people to help you advance yourself each day.
Advancement was available for all who wished it and earned it.
Pros
great compensations
Cons
none
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Interesting place to work
Paraprofessional (Modified Instructional Program) (Former Employee) –  Elkton, MDJuly 31, 2014
Everyday is a challenge.
Teachers are helpful.
Paraprofessionals are knowledge individuals.
Pros
friendly place to work.
Cons
too many changes in the administrative level.
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Tough place to work if you're not from there...
Teacher (Former Employee) –  Rising Sun, MDJanuary 31, 2014
Having come from Philadelphia, Rising Sun is almost a step back in time. They have 3 traffic lights, one diner, and pretty closed minds. Not very enjoyable if you are trying to engage your students. Parents hover like helicopters, and administration doesn't know how to handle this innovation by a new teacher.
It is beautiful, though. Very nice scenery outside of the school. The kids are fantastic, for the most part.
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Very stable environment
Assistant in Facilities for Operations (Current Employee) –  Elkton, Md. 21921January 9, 2014
Manage operations for the county - 32 sites
Personnel issues/hiring practices/etc. were learned
I was part of management
Having to recommend dismissal of an employee worse part
Hiring someone that really needed and wanted a job and training them to be successful was best part
Pros
stability
Cons
workshift changes ever two weeks
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Good for extra money
Substitute Custodian/ Food Service (Current Employee) –  Elkton, MDAugust 13, 2013
Just like it sounds. They call you when somebody else calls out.
Pros
good pay rate.
Cons
not reliable.
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Great work experience and very organized
Substitute Teacher (Current Employee) –  Elkton, MDFebruary 4, 2013
A typical day working in the school system, is very organized and productive. I follow an absent teacher's schedule to teach his/her lesson plan or work with a student(s) one on one. The staff is excellent to work with, and our willing to help when you have questions, concerns or any issues at all. The schools are ran very smoothly and the principals do a great job creating a quality learning enviornment for the students. I enjoy working with the staff and students most of all.
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Fair Working Environment
Intensive Needs Paraprofessional (Current Employee) –  Elkton, MDOctober 3, 2012
No room for advancement.
Hiring Freeze
Monotony
Conflicting policies and procedures
Pros
location
Cons
administrative red tape
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