What is it like to work at Shelterwood Academy?

2.8Work/Life Balance
2.6Compensation/Benefits
2.4Job Security/Advancement
3.2Management
3.6Culture
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Fast paced and often stressful but rewarding workplace
Written by DIRECT CARE STAFF (Former Employee) from Independence, MO on October 16, 2017
The typical day is between 8 and 16 hours depending on the schedule. However, there are a wide range of skills to be learned from behavior management and modification to working with professonals as a part of a treatment team. In general the management is understanding and supportive, they genuinely want their staff to succeed. The population that attends - more ... Shelterwood Academy are at-risk or struggling teens which makes working with them very difficult and tiring. The long hours and long work week do not help with this sense of exhaustion that often finds a palce within the staff. The most enjoy ... - less
ProsFree Lunch, Christian, Amazing Co-Workers
ConsLong hours, stressful work
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