Peace Corps
4.3 of 5 316 reviews
www.peacecorps.gov Washington, DC 1000 to 5000 Employees

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The toughest job....

Community Development Voluneer (Former Employee)

I worked at Peace Corps full-time for more than a year

ProsMeeting people from different cultures.

ConsNot knowing what you will be doing, but that it expected.

Advice to Senior ManagementListen to the concerns from PCV's in the field.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Intense, difficult, isolated, incredibly educational and rewarding.

Peace Corps Volunteer (Current Employee)

I have been working at Peace Corps full-time for more than a year


Pros: The language training was very thorough, as was the cultural… Cons: The host country national staff was all fantastic; however, sometimes the country director and staff were not as… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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An incredible experience that will push you past what you thought you knew about yourself.

Peace Corps Volunteer (Former Employee)
Tsoe (South Africa)

I worked at Peace Corps full-time for more than a year


Pros: As a volunteer, you have a large degree of autonomy in what you do. Two years… Cons: Lots of variability between posts, so you've got to be… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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