Placement Positions

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.

Placement Positions Directory

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Assistant Education Coordinator – Hilltop Lutheran Neighborhood Center

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The primary purpose of Hilltop Lutheran Neighborhood Center (HLNC) is to provide supplemental educational activities for youth in the Hilltop area of the City of Wilmington, so they are able to effectively compete academically and socially for career opportunities and higher education. HLNC will provide a safe and nurturing environment for the educational process to flourish and will work with the parents of HLNC participants and the general community to promote high educational, ethical, moral, and spiritual values.HLNC will continue to welcome the inspirational leadership of the Greater Wilmington Area Lutheran and ecumenical community and to provide a multicultural opportunity for concerned citizens to become coworkers in the mission HLNC.The vision of HLNC is to build a community of positive and productive citizens by supporting all families, students, and local community businesses through educational supports and community resourcing.Current agency goals: to have all direct care providers to have at least 9 credits towards an AA degree or higher, to be consistently fully enrolled, continue to provide community resource information to the parents and community members, and to continue to work in collaboration with other community agencies.

The assistant will work directly with the Youth Service Coordinator who keeps an academic record of each student enrolled in our programs. The position involves going to the local schools and getting acquainted with the administrators, having conferences on the academic progress, bringing the information back to the parents and incorporating into the tutorial sessions. Our goal is to assist each student with their academic needs. The assistant will also be involved in the after-school tutorial program, which runs from Monday through Thursday evening. The same approach and detail to education is emphasized during our summer camp.

Wilmington DE