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Position Title: ESL Teacher Call ID: SSD.TLS.2018.01
Request Num: SR18912 Date Call was Listed: Feb 7, 2018
Status: Active Last Updated: Feb 7, 2018
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 1 0 1
Position Description
Country: Thailand
Calling Organization: Thailand SDA Language Schools-Bangkok or Srakaeow
Position Type(s): Teaching – ESL, Teaching – Other
Length of Service: 12-24 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Calling Org
Beginning Date: Jun 1, 2018 
Ending Date: Jul 30, 2019
Urgent? No
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Jul 30, 2019
Duties:     Teach English as a second language to children and adults for approximately 30 hours per week in Bangkok. Prepare lessons and other activities. Grading, assessing, keeping records, reporting and staff worships.

This call is for Bangkok SDA English Language School. The volunteer will be working in Bangkok.
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date: Jul 19, 2018
Voice tape/phone interview required? No
Institution requires signed agreement?  No
Acceptable Dress: Women: Modest dresses, skirts w/blouses (sleeved) Men: Dress shirts w/ties, slacks, shoes and socks.
Unacceptable Dress:  Blue jeans, denim, t-shirts inappropriate in classroom. No long hair for men in Asia. No jewelry in or out of the classroom. Short shorts and short skirts for ladies.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Furnished accommodation including bed, bedding, wardrobe and vanity, refrigerator, cooking utensils and eating utensils supplied. Volunteers are housed in small Asian style one room efficiency apartments with all basic items supplied (fan, iron, drying rack, etc).
Gender: Either
Age Preference: 20-50 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:  2 Years College/Univ
Concentration: Education and/or others
Finances
Currency: Baht, Thailand
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   Shared   Visa from Home Country to Bangkok is paid by volunteer/sponsor. Visa extensions secured locally is paid by the calling organziation when a volunteer stays at least one year.  
Excess Baggage   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Food / Meals   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Local Travel   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Utilities   Volunteer/Sponsor   Calling organization will pay Bht 300 a month for utilities  
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   THB 10,000Baht (non-degreed), 15,000Baht (degreed) 18,000 Bht (Master's) per month.  
Medical / Inoculations   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Shared   Calling organization pays one way ticket if stay for one year (actual price but a maximum of Bht 20,000) calling organization pays round trip ticket if stay for two years (actual price but a maximum of Bht 40,000)  
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   Shared    
Travel (Children)   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   Two AVS will share one room apartment  
Other   Calling Organization    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Bangkok
Airport: Subvanabhumi (Suwanapoom)
Travel from Airport to Destination: Please advise flight number and arrival time and you will be picked up.
Required Inoculations Please check with your local doctor.
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: Non-Immigrant RA or Tourist Visa
    Who Applies: Volunteer/TAM
Work Permit Required? Yes  Who Applies: TAM
Police Clearance Required: No
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
Send papers to: Mrs. Vangie Paculanang
P. O. Box 234, Prakanong
Bangkok 10110, Thailand
Deadline:
Visa/Travel Details: Approved applicants can apply for a non-immigrant O or non-immigrant R single or multiple entries visa for one year if the Thai Embassy will grant it. If not, volunteers can apply for a tourist visa (3 months) and the one year missionary visa will be worked out/applied after arrival in Thailand
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Thailand SDA Language Schools-Bangkok or Srakaeow
Calling Division: Southern Asia-Pacific Division
Calling Union: Southeast Asia Union Mission
Calling Conference: Thailand Mission
Country: Thailand
Region:
Supervisor
Supervisor: Hateenako, Araya
Title: Coordinator
Additional Information
Important Orientation Information: Attendance is required at Thailand Mission, 12 Soi Pridi Panomyong 37, Sukhumvit 71 Klongtan Nua, Wattana, Bangkok, 10110 Thailand. Arrival date is before the orientation. Please register as soon as you arrive. Please be advised that it takes 8-10 weeks to obtain a Non-Immigrant-RA (Missionary Visa) for Thailand. Volunteers wishing to apply for long-term service in Thailand should be aware of and should allow for the time necessary to complete this process. However, if the call is urgent, volunteers can always come with a 3-month Non-Immigrant-O visa and the missionary visa will be worked out upon arrival. Thailand Adventist Mission will issue an invitation letter and Thai Documents to secure a Non-Immigrant-O visa good for 3 months from the Thai Embassy where the volunteer will apply. Copy of volunteer passport should be sent to Thailand Mission to be used in preparing the invitation letter to come to Thailand.
Approved By:   Araya Hateenako, SDA English Language School Coordinator for Thailand Mission on Feb 5, 2018. Entered by: Paculanang, Vangie