Communities In Schools claimed the top spot on the annual Top-Rated Nonprofit Workplaces in 2018 list by Indeed.com, the highest-traffic job website in the United States.
Communities in Schools aims to keep kids in schools and combat the high dropout rate common among low-income students. In the last school year alone, 99% of case-managed students stayed in school, and 88% of them met or made progress toward their academic improvement goals.
“CIS provides an amazing opportunity for individuals who are passionate about making an impact on today’s youth,” says one employee. “The company allows you the opportunity to manage and oversee a school while receiving the development and training needed to be a successful coordinator.”
Others also praise the “supportive management team” and flexible “work/life balance,” and they say Communities In Schools is a great place to work if you love helping kids. Another employee says the organization’s vision to see students excel in academia is a big part of what makes the work experience so enjoyable and rewarding.
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