Volunteer Intern at Habitat for Humanity-MidOhioExpires February 28, 2014
To assist the NRI Outreach Coordinator in surveying the Milo-Grogan area buildings, residential parcels, and block conditions. Conduct resident surveys and data-entry of collected information into Success Measures.
Goals of Position:
The position will utilize different methods of approaches (research and statistics) to understand the quality of life (physical conditions, social cohesion, sense of community, and more) within the Milo-Grogan community. The information collected will be input into the Success Measures Data System.
Must have good organizational skills, some computer skills; have a working cell-phone, willing to work in a team; clear- written communication skills, a reliable transportation to Habitat for Humanity Mid-Ohio and to the neighborhoods; and a desire for contributing towards making a difference in the lives of the people of the community.
Minimum: 50 hours and 10 person-to-person surveys, (includes trainings, meetings, time spent in field and office), over the course of three months.
Working with in a team; attending all training sessions and meetings; signing in and out; gathering designated information (physical conditions of the buildings, block, residential parcels, and person-to-person residential surveys), within an assigned area and returning surveys to the NRI Outreach Coordinator within the given time frame.
All training sessions will be conducted at Habitat For Humanity MidOhio.
This position is a great opportunity to gain valuable work experience and references; using in-person and mixed methods approaches to survey community residents; exposure to applied research and participatory outcome evaluation methodology in a non-profit, asset-based community development setting
This is a Short-term internship offered for a term of 3 to 4 Months