Placement Positions

Examples of LVC Positions

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Each year, Lutheran Volunteer Corps matches 90-95 full time Volunteers with social justice non-profit organizations across the U.S. This directory provides an overview of placement positions for the 2015-16 and 2016-17 program years.  About 80% of LVC partner placement organizations re-apply each year and we also have new positions each year that may not yet be on this list.

LVC Applicants see available positions as part of the application and matching process, including more in depth position descriptions. To have the widest choice of positions, apply by our Round 1 January 15th deadline. There are significantly fewer positions available for the Round 2 April 1st deadline. Please contact recruitment@lutheranvolunteercorps.org if you have particular questions about available positions.

Client Support Assistant – Matt Talbot Center

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The Matt Talbot Center was started 31 years ago by a group of businessmen as a totally private funded ministry dedicated to changing lives through joint spiritual and social services. We primarily serve the poor and the homeless of the Greater Seattle area. However, we serve clients of every race and denomination, form all parts of the city and county. There is no religious or denominational participation required; however, it is offered for those who are interested.

The Matt Talbot Center, a state certified treatment program is a ministry of presence, for the purpose of healing and restoration of individuals and families in the Greater Seattle area.

The Center's fundamental purpose is to provide individuals and families with the opportunities to overcome obstacles and disabilities hindering self-sufficiency. The Matt Talbot Center exist to meet the needs in spirit, mind and body of those that come seeking assistance.

This position requires you to become familiar with local resources in order to provide information and referrals to assist clients in accessing direct services. This position requires you to arrive at 8:00am to prepare a continental breakfast for our clients and act as a primary contact and coordinator for Liberty Road groups providing lunch to our clients. In the group's absence, this position will be required to prepare lunch for our clients. This position will also require you to oversee and maintain the general cleanliness of the building by ensuring clients have completed their daily chore assignments.

This position also requires you to perform administrative tasks such as covering the front office, answering phones, creating and maintaining correspondence such as the monthly newsletter, assisting the Fund Development Manager with fundraising events and assisting with community events. This position will require you to share your skills by facilitating a weekly class for those in early recovery. This position will also require you to plan and coordinate weekly outings with our clients through our Wilderness Initiative Program.

http://mtcenter.org/
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Seattle WA