Faith-Justice Institute

Placement Liaisons

 

PLS

http://www.sju.edu/int/academics/centers/faithjustice/servicelearning/placementliaisons.html

The Placement Liaison pilot program brought together four students over the Summer and Fall of 2008 to help foster personal relationship with our Service Learning Community Partners

The main job responsibilities of the Placement Liaisons are:

  • Work out of an intentional, faith based community
  • Act as a liaison between the Service-Learning Community Partners, Service-Learning students, and the Faith-Justice Staff
  • Foster new relationships with Community Partner Organizations
  • Deepen long-standing relationships with Community Partner Organizations
  • Work with students on any service or logistical concerns

 

Current Placement Liaison Facts:

  • Attend trainings and retreats throughout the year
  • Work with freshmen and semester-long classes
  • Responsible for working with approximately 8 Community Partner Organizations
  • Meet weekly for supervision with Placement Coordinator
  • Participate in weekly Placement Liaison community staff meeting

For further information, contact:

Ella Guimond

Placement Coordinator

Phone: 610-660-1334610-660-1334 

E-mail: ella.guimond@sju.edu