Position Title: ESL Teacher Call ID: SAD.WCBU.2020.02
Request Num: SR21063 Date Call was Listed: Feb 20, 2020
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Feb 20, 2020
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  2 0 0 0
Position Description
Country: Brazil
Calling Organization: West Central Brazil Union Mission
Position Type(s): Teaching – ESL
Length of Service: 5-12 months
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Jul 15, 2020 
Ending Date: Dec 15, 2020
Urgent? No
Application Deadline: Jun 15, 2020
Cancel call if not filled by: Jul 30, 2020
Duties:     The volunteer will perform the duties of an ESL Teacher during the mission training (approx. 4 months). This includes:
Organize class schedule and calendar
Teach classes
Assess students
Class preparation
Material review
And related activities
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  Yes
Orientation Date: Jul 20, 2020
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: ANY years
Marital Status: Either
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions:
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   Preferably: teaching experience Required: communication and organizational skills, be responsible and reliable
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required, Portuguese(Fair) Optional
Minimum Education Preferred:  1 Year College/Univ
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)   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   Calling Organization    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   USD USD100  
Other   N/A    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Brasilia
Airport: Brasilia International Airport
Travel from Airport to Destination: Local transportation provided
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: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
Send papers to:
Deadline: Jul 15, 2020
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
Supervisor: Motta Hermann, Liz
Title: Mision Institute Director
Additional Information
The volunteer will be teaching English to a group of missionaries preparing to go to the mission field.
Approved By:   Liz Motta Hermann, Mission Institute Director for West Central Brazil Union Mission on Feb 12, 2020. Entered by: Motta Hermann, Liz