Bright Horizons Family Solutions Reviews

Updated 28 Feb 2021

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  • "Long Hours but that's child care(in 60 reviews)

  • "Sometimes if you don't remember work life balance disappears and it all becomes about work(in 55 reviews)

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  1. "Truly a Great Place to Work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Human Resources Business Partner in Dublin, Dublin
    Recommends

    I worked at Bright Horizons Family Solutions full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Most amazing work culture and company ethos. Inspirational leadership

    Cons

    Letting policy overrule common sense

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    "Company Review"

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Bright Horizons Family Solutions full-time

    Pros

    good work environment, good training days.

    Cons

    management isn't care much about the staff...


  3. "Over all, positive"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Toddler Teacher in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bright Horizons Family Solutions full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great employee benefits Easy to follow lesson plans Great growing potential Lots of free trainings available

    Cons

    High standards of what the classroom should look like Upper Management (not including directors) hard to communicate with High turn over in new centers

  4. "Great place to work"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Education Coordinator in Foster City, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Bright Horizons Family Solutions full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    They emphasize giving current training to teachers on a regular basis. Tuition reimbursement for getting your ECE units

    Cons

    It Can be hard to move up

  5. "Fine Company For Childcare"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Associate Teacher in Stuart, FL

    I worked at Bright Horizons Family Solutions full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    -They hire diverse individuals -Allows employees to take time off if needed -Treat children with care -Have free lunch for staff often -Head of school is caring -Benefits

    Cons

    -For the price the parents are paying to send their children here, the employees pay could be higher as well -Some staff have attitude

  6. "Great company"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Preschool Teacher in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Bright Horizons Family Solutions full-time

    Pros

    Amazing administrative team and work environment

    Cons

    Year-round, you burn out quickly

  7. "Great Place"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Receptionist in Marietta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bright Horizons Family Solutions full-time

    Pros

    Positive Work Environment Supportive Staff Good Work Family

    Cons

    Low Pay, but lots of good incentives, opportunities and support from the company.

  8. "Not a bad place to work."

    4.0
    Former Employee - UPK Lead Teacher in Brooklyn, NY

    I worked at Bright Horizons Family Solutions full-time

    Pros

    Flexible schedule. I was afforded a flexible schedule to be able to pick my child up from school on time.

    Cons

    More employees needed to help facilitate a smooth work day.

  9. "Fun Place To Work"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Assistant Teacher 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Bright Horizons Family Solutions full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    They truly care for the children and families.

    Cons

    Pay is low the benefits are ok.

  10. "Great company!"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bright Horizons Family Solutions full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fantastic organisation, great for growth and recognition

    Cons

    No cons that I can think of

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