Urban League of Essex County Employee Reviews in United States

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People with great hearts empowering the people in the community
Project Manager (Former Employee) –  508 Central Ave Newark, NJJune 30, 2015
I have seen nothing but hardworking people with great hearts, who truly want to make big impact in underserved communities.
I am happy to be part of this organization, and learning a lot about what it takes to run neighborhood development organizations like this.
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internship
Office Assistant (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJDecember 13, 2014
I learned a lot here
working with the community
doing services for low income families
this organization gives a lot of free services
to the community
Pros
nothing like the feeling of giving back
Cons
internship / no pay
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Unprofessional
Retention Specialist (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJNovember 25, 2014
Unfortunately there is a high turnover rate, with little to no job security.
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productive workplace and fun
Elementary School Tutor/Teacher's Assistant (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJApril 25, 2014
I have learned how to relate to the parents. Watching the children grow up was the most rewarding task.
Pros
location
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Eyeopener to Life Events
Re-Entry Case Manager (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJApril 24, 2014
Daily rotation of 30 clients a day
Consistently answering phones and checking voicemails
attendance of meetings and workshops for clients attending the back to work programs and re-entry program
job placement for each client to succeed as well as providing other resources.
Maintaining a healthy environment where clients are comfortable and being genuine throughout the process of succeeding.

The best part of this employment was finding those who have re-entered back into society regain structure of their life and who they are.
Pros
helping people ; making a difference
Cons
none :)
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Non-Profit
System Administrator (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJDecember 2, 2013
work your tail off for very little money
meet a lot if people thru the year
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A Learning Experience
Youth Service Coordinator (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJOctober 26, 2012
ULEC was a place where I was able to grow as a person and an employee.
Pros
staff
Cons
salary
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Good people to work with.
Administrative Assistant (Current Employee) –  Newark, NJJune 28, 2012
Great meetings that keep you informed. Everyone is kept up-to-date on important issues.
Pros
free parking
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Great Organization!!
Youth Developer (Former Employee) –  Irvington, NJJune 14, 2012
I love this job, this program was awesome for management on down
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Urban League of Essex County
Admissions and Recruitment Director (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJMarch 27, 2012
Great opportunity to start working towards a career. I thoroughly enjoy the learning experiences of working with government agencies and corporate business.
Pros
networking with government and business
Cons
low pay scale.
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Productive place with a school
Assistance (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJFebruary 29, 2012
It's a wonderful place to work at. The Urban League of Essex County helps the schools in our areas of Newark, Irvington, and East Orange, plus our community.
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