Analyst Position VISTA
Since 1964, UCC has been the designated Community Action Agency
(CAA) for the City of Newark. CAAs are local non-profit
organizations, supported by federal Community Services Block Grant
funding that carries out the Community Action Program, which was
founded by the 1964 Economic Opportunity Act to fight poverty by
empowering the poor as part of the War on Poverty. Over 5,000
people have benefited from our numerous programs that include
affordable housing, shelter for the homeless, pantries for the
hungry, and activities for the elderly, young adults and children.
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Member Duties : We are embarking on a Community Needs Assessment
(CNA) to ask group and community members what they see as the most
important needs of their community. VISTA members will rotate
within the agency's main departments: affordable housing; food
pantry and clothing closet; emergency shelter and case management;
youth, family and senior services. Analyst Position VISTA: will use
your mathematical, analytical and statistical skills to assist with
development and analysis of CNA data and summarizing findings into
a document to share with staff and community stakeholders.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible , Stipend ,
Health Coverage* , Relocation Allowance , Living Allowance ,
Education award upon successful completion of service , Choice of
Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Training , Housing
Service Areas :
Education , Elder Care , Community and Economic Development ,
Housing , Community Outreach , Children/Youth , Neighborhood
Revitalization , Homelessness , Hunger .
Non-Profit Management , Leadership , Team Work , Writing/Editing
, Urban Planning , Youth Development , Communications ,
Computers/Technology , Education , Social Services , Fund
raising/Grant Writing , Community Organization .