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Position Title: Music Lecturer Call ID: SID.RUZ.2019.01
Request Num: SR19447 Date Call was Listed: Feb 4, 2019
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Feb 6, 2019
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 0 0
Position Description
Country: Zambia
Calling Organization: Rusangu University
Position Type(s): Teaching – College, Teaching – Music, Academic
Length of Service: 12-24 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Calling Org
Beginning Date: Jan 1, 2019  (Begin ASAP)
Ending Date: Dec 31, 2020
Urgent? Yes
Application Deadline: Dec 30, 2020
Cancel call if not filled by: Dec 31, 2020
Duties:     The Music lecturer is expected to:
1. Prepare teaching material for university music students
2. Deliver lectures, demonstrations and tutorials for university music students
3. Grade and officially report and record students' grades
4. Assist in the continued development of the university music curriculum
5. Assist in University music perfomances
6. Act as academic advisor for assigned music students
7. Report to the Chairperson of the Music Department
8. Any other duties as assigned by the department of the Vice Chancellor
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  Yes
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: If the volunteer is male, sagging pants are not acceptable to wear at all. During work hours, male volunteers are expected to be dressed formally - including smart casual dress. If the volunteer is female, formal and smart casual dress is acceptable during work hours.
Unacceptable Dress:  The following dress styles are forbidden: short dresses; short skirts, tight fitting clothes, pants(trousers) during work and worship hours, outrageous hair styles.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   The volunteer will be accomodated in a guest house on campus. The guest house will be furnished with basic household appliances e.g stove, refridgerator, living room seats, dining table and chairs and bed(s) with beddings.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: ANY years
Marital Status: Either
Child Accommodation Available: Yes
Housing Restrictions:
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   Preferably one who has experience in teaching music at college or university level - though an entry level lecturer is also welcome
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  Masters
Concentration: Candidate must have a major in a music related field
Currency: Kwacha, Zambia
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   Calling Organization    
Medical / Inoculations   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Calling Organization    
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   Shared   We will pay half of the spouse travel  
Local Travel   Calling Organization    
Travel (Children)   Shared    
Excess Baggage   Shared    
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   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   ZMK ZMK 8,000.00  
Other   Calling Organization    
Additional terms/benefits or comments: The monthly allowance is negotiable depending on the prevailing cost of living and the size of the family.
Project Expenses: No project expenses are anticipated
Total Project Costs:
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Lusaka, Zambia
Airport: Lusaka International Airport
Travel from Airport to Destination: Will be picked up
Required Inoculations Check CDC website
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: Check your countries requirements
    Who Applies: Calling Organization
Work Permit Required? Yes  Who Applies: Calling Organization
Police Clearance Required: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   Yes
Send papers to:
Visa/Travel Details: Your visa depends on your country, so allow enough time to get your visa.
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Rusangu University
Calling Division: Southern Africa-Indian Ocean Division
Calling Union: Southern Zambia Union Conference
Calling Conference:
Country: Zambia
Supervisor: Chibende, Earlymay
Title: Coordinator
Approved By:   Frankie Africa, Assistant for Southern Africa-Indian Ocean Division on Sep 11, 2018. Entered by: Africa, Frankie