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Position Title: Dental Assistant Call ID: SSD.NLM.2017.04
Request Num: SR17966 Date Call was Listed: Feb 22, 2017
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Feb 22, 2017
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  2 0 1 0
Position Description
Country: Philippines
Calling Organization: Northern Luzon Mission
Position Type(s): Dental, Medical, Church Planting/Bible Work
Length of Service: 7-8 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Calling Org
Beginning Date: Sep 4, 2017 
Ending Date: May 6, 2018
Urgent? No
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2017
Cancel call if not filled by: Aug 1, 2018
Duties:     Receive & screen patients for Dental care, assist local Adventist Dentist and nurses with care and support. When not working in the Dental environment be involved with the local pastor in a house-to-house visitation of patients & Bible study interests.
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  Yes
Orientation Date: Sep 6, 2017
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: Scubs in Medical environment. Appropriate staff shirts provided when out on visitations. Sabbath attire does not include ties for guys but nice dress shirt & slacks. Dresses and skirts for ladies. Dress shoes when attending church is appropriate.
Unacceptable Dress:  When swimming speedos for guys or two piece for girls is inappropriate. For the Adventist community it is conservative in dress and it is beneficial to support their culture
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   New Dorm-style lodging in A/C rooms with bathrooms & kitchen facilities. Electrical is 110/220 available. All bedding is provided.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: ANY 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
Minimum Education Preferred:  1 Year College/Univ
Concentration: Pre-med, Pre-Dental, Nursing, Medical interests
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   Calling Organization    
Medical / Inoculations   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Local Travel   Calling Organization    
Travel (Children)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
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   P4,500  
Other   Calling Organization    
Total monthly amount volunteer/sponsor must raise: Call total is $4000
Additional terms/benefits or comments: Lunch & Dinner provided at no cost every day with medical staff. This is a turnkey mission trip. Calling Organization will transport, house & provide several sightseeing tours while serving in Pagudpud.
Project Expenses: Medical equipment, Medicines, Staff support & Ministry supplies and events
Total Project Costs: $4000
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Pagudpud
Airport: Manila
Travel from Airport to Destination: Calling Organization with transport
Required Inoculations MMR, Tetneous, Hep A & B, Typhoid,
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? No           Visa Type:
    Who Applies: Calling Org. will acquire once in country
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: No
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
Send papers to:
Deadline: Jul 31, 2017
Visa/Travel Details:
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Northern Luzon Mission
Calling Division: Southern Asia-Pacific Division
Calling Union: North Philippine Union Conference
Calling Conference: Northern Luzon Mission
Country: Philippines
Supervisor: Diaz, Marvin
Title: Pastor
Additional Information
Taking vitals, visiting the sick, supporting the doctors & nurses on staff, this call allows for full integration into a working medical mission environment.
Approved By:   Jay Coon, Student Mission Coordinator for Northern Luzon Mission on Feb 5, 2017. Entered by: Coon, Jay