St Vincent de Paul Society NSW

St Vincent de Paul Society NSW

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3.5588 out of 5

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1 out of 51.0
6 months ago

Manager

Jun 2021

Manager

New South Wales, Australia
11 to 12 years in the role,

Turns extremely loyal people and workers into disillusioned ex-employees, with the full support of a non mission aligned board.

The good things

Fantastic group of volunteers and members. Great appreciation at a local level from colleagues and peers.
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The challenges

No longer a charity focussed organisation. No professionality towards staff from upper management. Dollars above compassion is the new motto.
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4 persons found this helpful
4 out of 54.0
last year

Administrative assistant & CSO

Oct 2020

Administrative assistant & CSO

New South Wales, Australia
1 to 2 years in the role,

Being grateful

The good things

If you like serving people, good place to help those in need.
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The challenges

Understanding the mindset of people who go through different/difficult social issues and learning to keep your peace, and trying your best to help them
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2 out of 52.0
last year

Store Manager

Jul 2020

Store Manager

New South Wales, Australia

In all my years of working in retail, I've never experienced such high levels of dysfunctional operations.

The good things

Salary benefits with a higher salary tax-free threshold. Good comradery between colleagues. Good working hours
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The challenges

Disorganised and outdated systems. Inadequate support from the headoffice with staff, training, operating guidelines, and donation collections. Emphasis on revenue increase at the cost of staff mental and physical well-being.
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4 persons found this helpful
4 out of 54.0
last year

Local Area Coordinator

Jul 2020

Local Area Coordinator

New South Wales, Australia
3 to 4 years in the role,

Great Work life balance

The good things

Great work life balance
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The challenges

NDIS Tender not being successful
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4 out of 54.0
2 years ago

Senior Customer Relationship Management Developer

Apr 2020

Senior Customer Relationship Management Developer

Lewisham NSW, Australia
1 to 2 years in the role,

Good environment to work.

The good things

- Good environment. - People
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The challenges

- Slow decision makings - Cost concern as NPF
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4 out of 54.0
2 years ago

Volunteer

Mar 2020

Volunteer

Campbelltown NSW, Australia
Less than 1 year in the role,

Fantastic team skill building and an oppertunity to give back to the community.

The good things

Excellent opportunity to develop team skills in a working environment as well as giving back to the community
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The challenges

Work can be tedious and there may be timrs where there will be so many donations that it will be hard to sort, clean, and organise them all.
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4 out of 54.0
2 years ago

Senior Remuneration Specialist

Mar 2020

Senior Remuneration Specialist

Lewisham NSW, Australia
Less than 1 year in the role, current employee

A great place to work and feel respected

The good things

The people are genuine and supportive
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The challenges

Accessibility by public transport
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5 out of 55.0
2 years ago

Volunteer

Mar 2020

Volunteer

Jamisontown NSW, Australia
Less than 1 year in the role, current employee

Volunteering is helping with my confidence and loneliness m

The good things

Working with the public, the other volunteers and manager are so easy to relate to all round general duties I enjoy
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The challenges

Learning the cash register as I have never used one, but majority of customers are patient and the other volunteers are always willing to give a helping hand
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5 out of 55.0
2 years ago

Volunteer Front Desk

Mar 2020

Volunteer Front Desk

Harris Park NSW, Australia
Less than 1 year in the role, former employee

Exciting compassionate and enjoyable to interact with the community

The good things

Dealing with everyday task is rewarding
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The challenges

Needing to have more funding to ongoing support for the community of need
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3 out of 53.0
2 years ago

Retail Sales Assistant

Mar 2020

Retail Sales Assistant

Jannali NSW, Australia
1 to 2 years in the role,

It was a challenge to work in an environment where there were people who do not have work ethics.

The good things

I felt good serving cstomers and working with dedicated volunteers.
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The challenges

There'a a lot of politics in the workplace.
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