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Write a Description

Service learning placement descriptions will spark the interest of a student to apply for your agency. The description should have the following key points to ensure the most qualified applicants for your agency.

  • Describe your organization and its mission and goals, including your website so student can do research
  • Outline tasks, responsibilities, and skills needed
  • If applicable, provide details on when student is expected to work
  • Let the student know  if a background check will be needed
  • Provide an agency contact’s information including a phone number and email
  • Provide any DART bus information and if student will need access to a vehicle to perform duties
  • Provide orientation details (specific times or by appointment)