Position Title: Maintenance/IT Worker Call ID: NAD.SG.2020.06
Request Num: SR20823 Date Call was Listed: Dec 10, 2019
Status: Active Last Updated: Dec 10, 2019
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 0 1
Position Description
Country: Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan)
Calling Organization: Saipan SDA Elementary School
Position Type(s): Communications/Media, Computer/Website, Maintenance
Length of Service: 10-12 months
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Jul 31, 2020 
Ending Date: Jun 10, 2021
Urgent? No
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2020
Cancel call if not filled by: Jan 1, 2021
Duties:    
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date: Jul 31, 2020
Voice tape/phone interview required? No
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: Men teach in long pants (no jeans) but may wear shorts off campus or after school. Men must wear collared shirts to church meetings. Women may wear loose fitting skirts and dresses past the knee or modest dress slacks when working. Women may wear long, modest shorts, slacks or pants when going off campus.
Unacceptable Dress:  Women - Tight and/or short shorts are never acceptable, nor sleeveless or sheer blouses or dresses. A conservative hairstyle is preferred for men and women. Please refrain from bringing or wearing jewelry.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   If school housing is available, 10% of living allowance will be deducted from your monthly check. You may share your apartment with other volunteers. If school housing is not available, the school provides $300 USD per month to assist with rent and utilities. Basic housekeeping supplies are provided. Linens/bedding not provided. 110V electricity with American plugs.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: 18+ years
Marital Status: Either
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions:
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:  
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  1 Year College/Univ
Finances
Currency: Dollars, United States of America
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   N/A    
Medical / Inoculations   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
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   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   USD $500.00  
Other   Volunteer/Sponsor   Divers insurance is required before you scuba dive and can be obtained through www.travelerEMS.com  
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)
Airport: Saipan International Airport (SPN)
Travel from Airport to Destination: Will be picked up by school personnel
Required Inoculations
Other Medical Recommendations Go to www.cdc.gov and click Travelers' Health, then choose your destination recommendations.
Visa Required? No           Visa Type: Not required for US Citizens. See Visa/Travel Details below.
    Who Applies:
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies: Applicant
Police Clearance Required: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
Send papers to:
Deadline: May 30, 2020
Visa/Travel Details: At this time, only those holding a US Passport or permission to work in the US can apply due to government restrictions for visa applications.
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Saipan SDA Elementary School
Calling Division: North American Division
Calling Union: Guam-Micronesia Mission
Calling Conference:
Country: Northern Mariana Islands
Region: Saipan
Supervisor
Supervisor: Bugbee, Mark
Title: Principal
Additional Information
Saipan is the capital island of the US Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands to the north of Guam. Our Saipan SDA Elementary School is an EC-8 school located on beautiful grounds. We are a true mission school with approximately 97% of our approximately 180 students being non-Adventists. Class size is limited to 20. This school is AAA accredited through the NAD. Important Orientation Information: Plan to arrive at Honolulu International Airport (HNL), Hawaii, on Friday, August 2, 2019. Please register between 12:00 to 6:00 p.m. or as soon as you arrive. Orientation evening meeting begins at 6:15 p.m. Departure to the island schools is on Wednesday, August 7, 2019, flight UA201 to Guam, arriving on Thursday, August 8, and then proceeding to Saipan the next morning, August 9, on UA174. Applicants need to hold a current US work permit or US passport. This is because of local visa restrictions and limitations on Saipan. ***For volunteers from divisions other than NAD, please work with your Division Volunteer Coordinator regarding important ticketing information with MTS Travel. Division Volunteer Coordinator contact your respective GC coordinator for further information. Pay special attention to the visa information.
GMM Requirements
For positions in Guam Micronesia Mission, please download, sign and fax the Volunteer Agreement.
Approved By:   Julie Norton, GMM AVS Coordinator for Guam Micronesia Mission of Seventh-day Adventists on Dec 2, 2019. Entered by: Norton, Julie