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Position Title: Music Teacher Call ID: SAD.FAAMA.2018.03
Request Num: SR18851 Date Call was Listed: Jan 17, 2018
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Jan 17, 2018
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 0 0
Position Description
Country: Brazil
Calling Organization: Amazonia Adventist College
Position Type(s): Teaching – Music
Length of Service: 6-9 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Top Receiving Org
Beginning Date: Mar 1, 2018 
Ending Date: Dec 1, 2018
Urgent? Yes
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Dec 1, 2018
Duties:     This volunteer will serve in the following duties: organize, planning and execute as classes.
- Martial / Orchestra Practice;
- Field of some wind instrument or friction strings;
- Writing and reading scores;
- Experience in Orchestra or Martial Band.
On-site Orientation Provided? No
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  No
Acceptable Dress: For men: short jeans, work pants, Tshirts, for church: pants, long sleeves, or short sleeves, suit For women: modest shirts, skirt, dresses, work uniform for church: dresses, shirts, no allowed pants for church.
Unacceptable Dress:  Jewelry piercings, tatoos, extreme hairstyles, Tank tops, Trunks, tight clothes, torn jeans, extreme hairstyles, Volunteer is asked to use common sense.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   The volunteer will stay in the school lodge and will share the room with students and the members of the institution. The housing provides, conditioner,04 single beds with matresses, 01 bathroom with cold and hot water, Bookshelf, 04 chairs, 02 desks, 01 individual wardrobe. No linens stuff: pillow, pillow cases, bed sheets.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: 18-79 years
Marital Status: Single
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions: Shared room with other students of the college.
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   experience as a Music Teacher
Languages:  Brazilian Portugese (Fair) Required, Spanish(Fair) Prefered
Minimum Education Preferred:  3 Years College/Univ
Concentration: Music area is preferred
Trade/Skills: teaching experience is preferred
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   If related to work.  
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   The meals will be taken at the school cafeteria.  
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   USD USD 150 (paid in local currency)  
Other   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Additional terms/benefits or comments: Island in a nice boat by the end of 6 months. Marajo Island is an island located at the mouth of the Amazon River in Brazil, and it is part of the State of Pará. You will have the opportunity to know one of the most beautiful sunset. You will get a chance to see the bulls and eat specials meals made by the islanders, tropical plates from region like açai.

View (Marajó island)

Travel and Visa
Destination City: Benevides - Pará
Airport: Val de Cans International Airport
Travel from Airport to Destination: The Institution will provide someone to pick the volunteer up at the airport.
Required Inoculations Yellow Fever
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: VITEM I (Volunteer) for countries not from MERCOSUL
    Who Applies: Volunteer
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   Yes
Send papers to:
(91) 8248-0807 / (91) 9241-5933
Visa/Travel Details: If you don't have a passport from Mercosul countries, you will need to get a VITEM I visa from the Brazilian Embassy granted only in your country of residence. The Divison will send the papers to apply for the visa, and its process may take up to 2 months.
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Amazonia Adventist College
Calling Division: South American Division
Calling Union: North Brazil Union Mission
Calling Conference:
Country: Brazil
Supervisor: Oliveira, Débora Batista de
Title: AVS Coordinator
Approved By:   Ozéias Costa, Coordenador do Serviço Voluntário Adventista for North Brazil Union Mission on Jan 16, 2018. Entered by: Souza, Leticia Alves