Placement Positions

More about these examples of LVC positions
Each year, Lutheran Volunteer Corps matches approximately 50 full time Volunteers with social justice non-profit organizations in our program cities across the U.S. The directory below provides a SAMPLE list of placement positions for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 program years.  About 80% of LVC partner organizations re-apply each year; and in addition, we will have new positions that are not yet on the list.

LVC Applicants get to see the list of 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.

Intake Coordinator – Family Enhancement Center for Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse

Position: Intake Coordinator – Family Enhancement Center for Prevention and Treatment of Child Abuse
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Organization Description: The Family Enhancement Center was founded in 1993 as the Center for Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment. The motivation came from three passionate therapists who identified a need in our community to help our most vulnerable members: children experiencing abuse and neglect.

Our goal is to prevent child abuse and to promote healing among children who have experienced abuse.

Since 1993, the Family Enhancement Center has expanded its services and we now offer parent education support programs, a full range of counseling services, parent assessments, and in home parent development services.
Position Description:

The Intake Coordinator will speak to potential clients and referrals on the phone and in person. The Intake Coordinator will gather information about problems the potential client is experiencing and what services they are interested in. The Intake Coordinator will triage the clients based on severity and need. They will make decisions about which staff would work best with the client and facilitate the match.

In addition, the Intake Coordinator will enter information into an electronic medical record, scan documents, answer phone calls, and greet clients when they arrive for service at the FEC office.

The Intake Coordinator will have an opportunity to develop community awareness and fundraising events as well as assist with already developed events.

The Intake Coordinator will have an opportunity to participate in leadership of a therapy skills group with youth who have experienced trauma.

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LVC City: Minneapolis MN