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Education (Female) 2021

The education benchmark is primarily representative of employees working in education-related organizations. It includes a mix of E-Learning companies, primary and higher educational institutions and education management organizations as well as education platforms. These organizations employ educators as well as those supporting the delivery of educational services via office, support and technical staff.

  • ~1.1m

    Questions answered
    in last 12 months

  • /
  • ~80

    Organizations

These insights represent ~1.1m questions answered from ~80 organizations, ranging in size from 10 to 2,600 people, in the last 12 months.

The data meet our criteria as being robust and reliable; unlikely to substantially change over time; and representative of the wider industry. Read more about the methodology.

Data provided by Culture Amp

Industry breakdown

  • Education Management

    35%

  • E-learning

    33%

  • Higher Education

    20%

  • Primary/Secondary Education

    11%

Region breakdown

  • Oceania

    38%

  • North America

    37%

  • Europe

    23%

  • Asia

    2%

Are employees committed to their organizations?

Engaged people are emotionally committed to their organization. These people stay at their organizations longer and are more productive and effective. Successful organizations have more engaged employees.

73% of Education (Female) employees are engaged

This is in the bottom 39% compared with the overall average.


The average eNPS score for organizations in this benchmark is 23 and is in the bottom 40% compared with the overall average.

Understanding the engagement questions

Engagement is defined through these five industry-standard questions from Culture Amp’s engagement survey template.

[Company] motivates me to go beyond what I would in a similar role elsewhere

73%

2% above global average

I am proud to work for [Company]

88%

1% above global average

I would recommend [Company] as a great place to work

85%

1% above global average

I see myself still working at [Company] in two years' time

63%

4% below global average

I rarely think about looking for a job at another company

54%

5% below global average

The highest scoring question for Education Female had 91% of people agreeing that they know how their work contributes to the goals of [company] (+0% compared to overall) while they were generally most positive about Social Connection.


People in Education Female were generally least favourable about Action, and were most negative towards 'When it is clear that someone is not delivering in their role we do something about it' with 19% of people disagreeing (+2% above average).

Which questions matter the most?

Different things are important to different cultures. If you want to make more of your people engaged then you need to know what is important your people. These questions are most important to keeping people engaged in Education (Female) organizations.

1

I have confidence in the leaders at [Company]

80% favorable


The factor this relates most closely to is Leadership

Which questions matter the most?

Different things are important to different cultures. If you want to make more of your people engaged then you need to know what is important your people. These questions are most important to keeping people engaged in Education (Female) organizations.

1

I have confidence in the leaders at [Company]

80% favorable

Leadership
2

Generally, the right people are rewarded and recognized at [Company]

62% favorable

Feedback & Recognition
3

I believe there are good career opportunities for me at [Company]

57% favorable

Learning & Development
4

[Company] is in a position to really succeed over the next three years

80% favorable

Company Performance
5

At [Company] there is open and honest two-way communication

68% favorable

Collaboration & Communication

How long do people stay?

In the short term, 21% of people in this benchmark are thinking of or actually seeking jobs elsewhere (+3% compared to overall) while on a longer time frame, 13% of people see themselves leaving within two years (+3% compared to overall).

The following questions had the biggest impact on whether individuals felt that they were planning to stay at their organization and not actively looking for alternative jobs.

1

I have confidence in [Company]'s response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

95% favorable

Company Confidence
2

I believe there are good career opportunities for me at [Company]

57% favorable

Learning & Development
3

I feel like I belong at [Company]

83% favorable

Belonging
Average Glassdoor ratings

We’ve connected the employee feedback data for each company included in the benchmark with ratings from Glassdoor.com, which is one of the world’s largest job and recruiting sites combined with a growing database of company reviews, CEO approval ratings and more.

Overall Rating

3.9 stars (+0.1)

Culture and Values

4.0 stars (+0.1)

Work Life Balance

4.0 stars (+0.2)

Compensation and Benefits

3.7 stars (+0.1)

Career Opportunities

3.6 stars (+0.1)

Recommend to Friend

75.0% (+4)

CEO Approval

76.0% (-8)

How does Education (Female) compare?

Organizations in Education Female tend to be very similar to the global all industries insights, with no significant departures from the average.

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