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Position Title: English Teacher Call ID: SAD.ADRAS.2019.02
Request Num: SR19482 Date Call was Listed: Oct 22, 2018
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Oct 22, 2018
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
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Position Description
Country: Brazil
Calling Organization: ADRA-Rio Grande do Sul
Position Type(s): Administration, ADRA/Relief & Development, Teaching – English/Religion, Teaching – ESL, Physical/Physio Therapist, Academic, Marketing/Fund-Raising
Length of Service: 4-11 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Top Receiving Org
Beginning Date: Jan 15, 2019 
Ending Date: Dec 15, 2019
Urgent? No
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Dec 15, 2019
Duties:     ADRA Brasil - Regional Paraná has as its objective a differentiated, free and quality course that seeks to promote the social, technological and economic development of the region of the municipality of Guaraqueçaba.
Aiming to meet local demand, the proposal aims to carry out an Elementary English course that is made to be a differential in the lives of children, young people and adults who seek new opportunities and a differential for the job market. After all, in an increasingly globalized world the demand for other languages, especially English, is increasing every day.
The course is based on the natural development of communication using the skills of listening, reading, speaking and writing in an integrated and contextualized way.
The classes are in interactive format, stimulating the maximum participation and conversation.
ADRA provides a volunteer basics proposal.
The project aims to have 8 classes of 15 to 20 students with two weekly meetings of 50 minutes each.
The volunteer will also be able to assist with the local Adventist school with English classes.
On-site Orientation Provided? No
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? No
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: Modest clothes and according to Christian principles
Unacceptable Dress:  Short skirts and shorts.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Volunteer will be guided to rent a house near the project
Gender: Either
Age Preference: 21-65 years
Marital Status: Single
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions:
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   Fluency in English (Spanish for communication) and willingness to teach.
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required, Spanish(Average) Prefered, Brazilian Portugese (Fair) Optional
Minimum Education Preferred:  High School/Secondary
Currency: Brazil Real, Brazil
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)   N/A    
Local Travel   Calling Organization    
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   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Utilities   Calling Organization    
Food / Meals   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   BRL 0  
Other   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Additional terms/benefits or comments: There will be no payment of any kind of allowance
The organisation will provide intern transportation, support to find a rent around US150,00 per month and the volunteer will pay for this cost
City tours to visit wonderful places will be provided free of cost for the volunteer
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Porto Alegre -RS - Brazil
Airport: Aeroporto Internacional Salgado Filho
Travel from Airport to Destination: ADRA will arrange transportation
Required Inoculations
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: Depends on country you are from
    Who Applies:
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
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Visa/Travel Details:
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: ADRA-Rio Grande do Sul
Calling Division: South American Division
Calling Union: South Brazil Union Conference
Calling Conference:
Country: Brazil
Supervisor: Serpa Santana, Landerson
Title: Regional director
Approved By:   Landerson, ADRA Regional Director for ADRA-Rio Grande do Sul on Sep 25, 2018. Entered by: Serpa Santana, Landerson