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Position Title: Home School Teacher Call ID: AHISS.WAD.BEAH.2018.05
Request Num: SR19375 Date Call was Listed: Jul 26, 2018
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Jul 26, 2018
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
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Position Description
Country: Chad
Calling Organization: Bere Adventist Hospital
Coordinating Organization: Adventist Health International - Student (Loma Linda)
Position Type(s): Teaching – Elementary, Teaching – Kindergarten
Length of Service: 8-12 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Calling Org
Beginning Date: Sep 30, 2018 
Ending Date: May 30, 2019
Urgent? No
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: May 30, 2019
Duties:     Job Description: The student missionary will be asked to take responsibility for the education of two missionary children, aged 7/8 and 5, the first at a second-grade level and the second at a pre-K level. If the student missionary has suggestions for teaching resources, the missionaries will provide the requested materials. It is anticipated the older child will require roughly three hours of classroom each day, and the younger child around two hours. This is flexible.
On-site Orientation Provided? No
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? No
Institution requires signed agreement?  No
Acceptable Dress: Modest - should be appropriate for hot weather. Supervisor will be able to communicate more about cultural expectations.
Unacceptable Dress:  Immodest.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Lodging: The student missionary will live with a local French-speaking Tchadian family. They will have a mud brick hut to live in with dirt or cement floor and tin or thatch roof. There may or may not be a door. There will be a drop latrine for toileting and showering purposes. There may or may not be privacy. There will be a well for drawing water. There will be no hot water. There will be no running water. There will be no electricity. However, on the hospital compound there is a secure building dedicated to the comfort of student missionaries, which includes a private shower, a real toilet, electricity and a rudimentary kitchen.
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:  
Languages:  English(Fluent) Prefered, French(Fair) Prefered
Minimum Education 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   Volunteer/Sponsor   At the expense of the student missionary, but coordinated by the missionaries. Likely to cost $100 or less.  
Travel (Children)   N/A    
Excess Baggage   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Insurance   Volunteer/Sponsor   Sending University: 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   Volunteer/Sponsor   The student missionary will eat two meals each day with their local family. They will be on their own for their noon meal, as most Tchadians don't each lunch. It will be a heavily rice-based diet and both unappetizing and undernourishing. Fruits and vegetables will be rare. For this, the student missionary will pay roughly $90/month.  
Monthly Living Allowance   Volunteer/Sponsor   USD Should allot at least $150 per month  
Other   Calling Organization    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: N'djamena
Airport: N'djamena
Travel from Airport to Destination: Arrange transportation with the hospital.
Required Inoculations Check with recommendations.
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: tourist/business - to be changed upon arrival
    Who Applies: volunteer
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: No
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
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Visa/Travel Details:
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Bere Adventist Hospital
Calling Division: West-Central Africa Division
Calling Union: Central African Union Mission
Calling Conference: Chad Mission
Country: Chad
Supervisor: Netteburg, Olen
Title: Medical Director
Approved By:   Angeli Yutuc, AHI Volunteer Coordinator for Adventist Health International (Loma Linda) on Jul 24, 2018. Entered by: Yutuc, Angeli