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Position Title: Bible Worker/Instructor Call ID: SAD.PCM.2019.01
Request Num: SR19540 Date Call was Listed: Nov 27, 2018
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Nov 27, 2018
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 0 0
Position Description
Country: Chile
Calling Organization: Pacific Chile Mission
Position Type(s): Teaching – ESL, Church Planting/Bible Work
Length of Service: 10 months
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Mar 1, 2019  (Begin ASAP)
Ending Date: Dec 1, 2019
Urgent? No
Application Deadline: Feb 15, 2018
Cancel call if not filled by: Mar 1, 2019
Duties:     Project Description:
The project consists of supporting all the evangelistic work in the Island, in the following way:
• Attend Bible studies derived from contacts of the brothers of the church and new contacts.
• Accompany the work of the brothers who are biblical instructors supporting the baptismal decisions of the students of the Bible.
• Direct and organize together with local leaders activities to attract the community such as health fairs and community assistance according to local needs.
• Give English classes to the community (with the help of a native teacher).
• Start a Pathfinder Club by preparing leaders and working with children and their parents to bring them to church.
• Address the spiritual needs of the brothers through visitation and counseling.
• Present work reports on a regular basis to the Field Evangelist and the SVA Coordinator.
On-site Orientation Provided? No
Stipend during Orientation?  Yes
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  No
Acceptable Dress: Semi formal clothes for missionary visits during the week which includes dress pants, comfortable shoes and guayabera, which can be purchased in the same local place. Sabbaths attire must be guayabera, trousers and formal shoes. During free time sport or casual wear is acceptable.
Unacceptable Dress:  Is any clothing contrary to the rules of the document "Adventist Christian life style (earrings, bracelets, piercing).
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   The volunteer will stay in the house of Adventist brothers where they will have an exclusive room and bathroom shared with the rest of the residents. Food and transportation expenses will be provided by the local church. The climate throughout the year is tropical ranging between 10º and 20º Celsius.
Gender: Male
Age Preference: 23-40 years
Marital Status: Single
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions:
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   The volunteer must be a dynamic leader, who mobilize the church and has the ability to relate positively to the coordinating pastor in charge of the church, with the evangelist of the field and the Coordinator SVA. It must have experience in the gain of souls, public evangelism, small groups and churches. Preferably must be theological studies or have completed a theological course of pregravity. You must have experience in working with other cultures.
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required, Spanish(Fluent) Prefered
Minimum Education Preferred:  4+ Years College/Univ
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   Calling Organization    
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   USD US$ 150  
Other   Calling Organization    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Hanga Roa (Easter Island)
Airport: Aiport Internacional de Santiago - Airport Hanga Roa (Rapa Nui).
Travel from Airport to Destination: Whith the SVA coordinator and the elder from the local Church
Required Inoculations
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? No           Visa Type:
    Who Applies:
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: Pacific Chile Mission
Calling Division: South American Division
Calling Union: Chile Union Mission
Calling Conference: Pacific Chile Mission
Country: Chile
Supervisor: Sandoval, Juan Carlos
Title: Mission Secretary
Additional Information
Easter Island (Rapa Nui - Easter Island) is a very special place, as its inhabitants are not very fond of foreigners, unless these are short - term visitors like tourists. The volunteer must be very careful in the treatment of the Islanders and possess an excellent ability of adaptation. After arriving at Arturo Merino Benitez International Airport (Santiago de Chile), another 5 - hour flight to the island must be taken. Before travelling to the island, the volunteer will receive an induction into the city of Viña Del Mar, where the volunteer will stay for a few days.
Approved By:   Juan Carlos Sandoval Rauld, AVS Coordinator  for Pacific Chile Mission on Oct 25, 2018. Entered by: Guerra, Alfonso