YouthWorks - Resource & Asset Mapper (Researcher)
WhenIt's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.
WhereThis is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
IHERC is a non-profit public health research and advocacy organization. Our goal is to prevent distinguishable dangers and threats to our society through organized efforts and by helping government, individuals, and organizations make informed choices. To this end, our research covers a breadth of issues from disease to drowning and violence prevention to ultimately prolong life and promote health. YouthWorks is an extension of IHERC that will aim to support juveniles leaving detention by providing structure and increased resources an opportunity for growth through a soft-skills and hard-skills curriculum, including vocational immersion.
Conduct a full canvassing of resources related to the YouthWorks’ mission, and other programs that could provide specialized support to the San Diego area.
Assist with coordination of connecting new resources and services to YouthWorks.
Manage a service needs assessment based on proposed programming items YouthWorks will provide.
Develop & update service provider and collaborator relationships
Other duties as assigned
Highly organized, attention to detail, results oriented
Exceptional verbal, written, & presentation skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications (Microsoft Word, Excel & Publisher)
Strong phone and email communication skills
Knowledge of electronic media such as Websites, e-Newsletters, Social Media,etc
Some research background preferred
- Resource Development / Management
- Community Outreach
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 2-3 hours a week of research.
- 1 weekly report to supervisor.