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Position Title: Preschool Teacher Call ID: MENA.NUA.2018.22
Request Num: SR19506 Date Call was Listed: Nov 5, 2018
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Nov 5, 2018
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
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Position Description
Country: Egypt
Calling Organization: Nile Union Academy
Position Type(s): Teaching – Kindergarten, Urban Centers of Influence (UCI)
Length of Service: 9-21 months
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Oct 11, 2018  (Begin ASAP)
Ending Date: Jun 20, 2019
Urgent? Yes
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Jun 20, 2019
Duties:     The pre-school at Nile Union Academy is under the direction of a UCI project here in Cairo, Egypt. Since this is primarily a community outreach ministry, the pre-school teacher works with a local staff member that will help translate for the students and parents. All instruction is in English. Additional duties may include devotional and worship presentations, supervision of students, sponsor or support of extra-curricular clubs, and involvement in NUA church programs. Other duties may be assigned at the discretion of the administration.
On-site Orientation Provided? No
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  No
Acceptable Dress: Men are expected to dress professionally with pants and a collared shirt each day during school hours. Shorts are acceptable only during recreation or work duties. Women are expected to dress conservatively and professionally, covering legs and arms at all times. Ankle length skirts or pants are appropriate.
Unacceptable Dress:  Men - shirts with controversial writing or pictures. Women - revealing or tight clothing is not allowed.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Volunteers, if single, will share an apartment with another volunteer(s). Basic furniture such as a bed and dresser or closet, kitchenette, washing machine, and other necessities are provided by the school. Towels, sheets, and toiletries are the responsibility of the volunteer.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: ANY 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, Arabic(Fair) Optional
Minimum Education Preferred:  Associate Degree
Concentration: Early childhood or elementary education preferred.
Currency: Pounds, Egypt
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   Volunteer/Sponsor   Visitor visa is personal expense. $25 USD  
Medical / Inoculations   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Local Travel   Calling Organization   NUA will pay for any work related travel.  
Travel (Children)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
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    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   EGP 500 EGP  
Other   Calling Organization    
Additional terms/benefits or comments: Egypt has some amazing places to visit and experience. Cairo is an international hub and the school calendar allows for breaks to explore and travel to other locations. All travel during breaks are at the expense of the volunteer including fees to leave and return.
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Cairo, Egypt
Airport: Cairo International Airport
Travel from Airport to Destination: School transportation
Required Inoculations Check country requirements
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: TOURIST visa which can be obtained at the Cairo Airport for $25.00 USD.
    Who Applies: Egypt-Sudan Field Office
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: A return plane ticket must be purchased before leaving your home country. A travel letter from NUA will be given before departure.
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Nile Union Academy
Calling Division: Middle East and North Africa Union Mission
Calling Union: Egypt-Sudan Field
Calling Conference:
Country: Egypt
Supervisor: Gilliam, Damon
Title: Principal
Additional Information
The work week for the pre-school matches local business days, Sunday-Thursday.
Approved By:   Damon Gilliam, Principal for Nile Union Academy on Oct 11, 2018. Entered by: Gilliam, Damon