Adolescent Counselor (Former Employee), Amherst, NY – July 27, 2015
Pros: Developing new skills, working with supportive management and staff
Cons: Low salary, short-term position
A typical day at work included providing an intense Summer camp program for children with ADHD and high-functioning Autism. Developed a sports management team in which students assisted in taking inventory of athletic equipment, maintaining the athletic equipment, and setting up athletic fields for afternoon practices and games. Worked with students in developing money management skills through developing – more... and carrying out their own business plan for a weekly parent night concession stand. Co-workers and Management provided excellent support to students and staff alike. The hardest part of the job was learning new skills necessary to effectively reach and educate students. The most enjoyable part of the job was learning new skills and having the opportunity to work with phenomenal students, staff, management, and parents in an exciting and enjoyable atmosphere. – less
TEACHER ASSISTANT (Current Employee), Getzville – May 3, 2015
It was a great company to work for but with all the reconstructing that is happening in NYS they are making it impossible to reach the goals they have set for us. They tend to be very harsh and there is no job stability.