Challenging environment that does offer valuable experience.
Pros: unionized and you do not have to pay any premiums for medical insurance.
Cons: low wages and limited opportunities to grow professionally.
Each site that I worked at for the organization had a strong bond and the work was very much meaningful. Unfortunately, there are very few opportunities for professional growth within the organization, especially for me, since I pursued a graduate degree that is outside of the field of social services.
The organization does not have a collaborative – more... relationship established between clinicians and management. The organization operates in the prototypical top-down system that is so often seen in for profit companies. – less