Position Title: Mission Institute Assistant/ESL Teacher Call ID: SAD.WCBU.2020.01
Request Num: SR20597 Date Call was Listed: Nov 12, 2019
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Nov 12, 2019
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 0 0
Position Description
Country: Brazil
Calling Organization: West Central Brazil Union Mission
Position Type(s): Secretarial, Teaching – ESL
Length of Service: 11-18 months
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Jan 5, 2020 
Ending Date: Dec 10, 2020
Urgent? Yes
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Dec 10, 2020
Duties:     The volunteer will assist at office activities at the Mission Institute, such as:
Respond to emails and phone calls (contact with missionaries and prospect students)
Schedule classes and courses for the mission school
Book travel and accommodations for speakers and students
Organize and coordinate specific events
Prepare spreadsheets and keep online records
Organize calendars
And related activities

The volunteer will also perform the duties of an ESL Teacher during the semester course (4 months). This includes:
Organize calendars
Assess students
Class preparation
Material review
And related activities
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  Yes
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  No
Acceptable Dress: Female participants can wear pants on campus and must wear skirts or dresses to church. Male participants can wear pants on campus and must dress properly to church (business casual).
Unacceptable Dress:  Women: no short skirts or shorts; no tight desses, t-shirts, skirt or pants; strapless or sleeveless shirts are nor recommended. Men: no walking on campus shirtless; no tight clothing; sleeveless shirts are nor recommended.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   The volunteer will be living in a one-room apartment with electricity and furniture.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: 18+ years
Marital Status: Single
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions:
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:  
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required, Portuguese(Average) Optional
Minimum Education Preferred:  2 Years College/Univ
Concentration: No Teaching Certificate required, but experience as an ESL teacher will be appreciated.
Currency: Dollars, United States of America
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Medical / Inoculations   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   N/A    
Local Travel   Calling Organization    
Travel (Children)   N/A    
Excess Baggage   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Insurance   Calling Organization   For Long Term and Short Term positions: Accident, Sickness & Personal Effects & Baggage (PEB) Insurance Protection for Volunteers. For international volunteers serving in NAD: Short-Term Travel Insurance.  
Accommodations   Calling Organization    
Utilities   Calling Organization    
Food / Meals   Calling Organization    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   USD USD 150  
Other   N/A    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Brasília
Airport: Brasília International Airport
Travel from Airport to Destination: Local transportation
Required Inoculations Routine vaccines; yellow fever recommended
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: Volunteer Visa
    Who Applies: Volunteer
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: No
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
Send papers to:
Visa/Travel Details:
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: West Central Brazil Union Mission
Calling Division: South American Division
Calling Union: West Central Brazil Union Mission
Calling Conference:
Country: Brazil
Specific Location
Specific Location : Mission Institute
Rodovia BR 414 km 411
Anápolis, Goias75024-970
Supervisor: Motta Hermann, Liz
Title: Mision Institute Director
Approved By:   Liz Motta Hermann, Director for West Central Brazil Union Mission on Sep 26, 2019. Entered by: Motta Hermann, Liz