Position Title: Elementary Teacher Call ID: SID.MMH.2020.01
Request Num: SR21137 Date Call was Listed: Mar 9, 2020
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Mar 9, 2020
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  2 0 0 0
Position Description
Country: Malawi
Calling Organization: Malamulo Hospital
Position Type(s): Teaching – Elementary
Length of Service: 9-12 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Calling Org
Beginning Date: Sep 1, 2020 
Ending Date: Sep 1, 2021
Urgent? No
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Sep 1, 2021
Duties:     Work in coordination with a Head Teacher to educate elementary aged children in multi-grades K-8. The classroom is a mix of children from the families who are serving their call at Malamulo Hospital as well as local Malawian children. Class size will be up to 14 students. Responsibilities include: division of classroom teaching, participation in extracurricular activities, and attend staff meetings with the Head Teacher to discuss lesson plans and student achievements. An interest in Elementary education is preferable, however it is not required.
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? No
Institution requires signed agreement?  No
Acceptable Dress: Modest dress (casual and business professional)
Unacceptable Dress:  Immodest dress
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Housing will be provided at the resident guest house on campus, which includes amenities for showering, private toilet, kitchenette, and laundry facilities.
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:   At least one year college education.
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  1 Year College/Univ
Concentration: Prefer Education Major
Trade/Skills: Enjoyment of elementary age children
Currency: Dollars, United States of America
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   Volunteer/Sponsor   Volunteer  
Medical / Inoculations   Volunteer/Sponsor   Volunteer  
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Volunteer/Sponsor   Volunteer  
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   N/A    
Local Travel   Calling Organization   Hospital provided  
Travel (Children)   N/A    
Excess Baggage   Volunteer/Sponsor   Volunteer  
Insurance   Volunteer/Sponsor   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   Hospital provided  
Utilities   Calling Organization    
Food / Meals   Volunteer/Sponsor   Volunteers will buy and prepare their own food.  
Monthly Living Allowance   Volunteer/Sponsor   USD US$ 200 per month - In order to reduce the tuition fees for the Malawian and Missionary school children, we are asking the volunteer to raise their $200/month stipend.  
Other   Calling Organization    
Total monthly amount volunteer/sponsor must raise: 200/mo
Additional terms/benefits or comments: The volunteer is encouraged to raise money to help cover the monthly living allowance in order to limit the cost to the organization and thus decrease costs and fees incurred by the Malawian students in the school.

Accessible surrounding activities (excursions would be a personal expense): Lake Malawi, Zomba Plateau, Liwonde and Majete Game Parks, Mulanje Massif for hiking and camping
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Blantyre, Malawi
Airport: BLZ - Chileka International Airport
Travel from Airport to Destination: Malamulo Hospital will arrange transport from BLZ.
Required Inoculations Check CDC.gov website
Other Medical Recommendations Malaria Prophylaxis
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: Visitors Visa Multiple Entry for 12 months
    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:
Deadline: Aug 1, 2019
Visa/Travel Details: 1. Picture of Passport Face Page 2. 2 passport size pictures Send questions and documents to lead contact: Danika Thomas, [email protected]
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Malamulo Hospital
Calling Division: Southern Africa-Indian Ocean Division
Calling Union: Malawi Union Conference
Calling Conference:
Country: Malawi
Supervisor: Thomas, Danika
Title: Head Instructor, Malamulo Adventist International School
Approved By:   Angeli Yutuc, AHI Volunteer Coordinator for Adventist Health International (Loma Linda) on Mar 5, 2020. Entered by: Yutuc, Angeli