Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Summer Intern-Community Development Services. in Chicago, Illinois

Job Descriptions:


Requirements for summer internship:

Prospective summer interns must be at least 18 years of age and should be enrolled in an undergraduate/graduate degree program.

This is a full-time, hourly position: 40 hours/week, Monday through Friday.

If selected, interns are responsible for securing housing for the summer.

Individuals who have held internship positions with the churchwide organization in the past are not eligible.

Preferred start date is June 4, 2018. End date to be determined based on return to school date.

Position summary

*building applicant profiles and digital records in the GrantMaker system for 300 plus LSA affiliated social ministry organizations;

*assist with building profiles and digital records in the GrantMaker system for Developmental Loan Fund borrows;

*assist with preparing presentations materials, and staffing the 2018 ELCA Youth Gathering;

*Assist with planning the ELCA’s summer intern field trip;

*Participate in Poverty and Justice team meetings and activities, in addition to Lutheran Center meetings and activities.

Participate in activities with the ELCA Strategy on HIV and AIDS including:

*Assist with providing communications and resources for National HIV Testing Day in June; and

  • Assist with raising visibility and supporting communications around the ELCA Strategy on HIV and AIDS.

Physical Effort.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, use hands and fingers to operate a computer and telephone. This position requires sitting for long periods of time. Reasonable accommodations can be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Required Experience:

Recently graduated from college, or currently enrolled and have completed at least one year of college level work; must have good written and verbal communications skills; good interpersonal and organizational skills; and clerical experience helpful.

Keyword: Intern, for Community Development Services.

From: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America