Pros: There is a great sense of family and support, Staff always maintains professionalism, the supervisors are extremely supportive, They work deligently to assure that the staff is well trained, They asure that staff is knowledgable of best practices in field, There is always opportunity for advancement within the agency, I have experienced great flexibility with my schedule .
Cons: The salaries are not adequate, three CEOs in the past 6 years, lots of turnover due to poor morale in some units, shut down of some programs
My career at The Children's Home has been like having a second family. I have developed many close and professional relationships that have allowed me to grow both personally and professionally. I believe that my job has allowed me the opportunity to demonstrate compassion and provide individuals with mental illness effective and professional services with great skill and knowledge.