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Position Title: Bible Worker/Music Teacher Call ID: SAD.NWBUM.2020.02
Request Num: SR20644 Date Call was Listed: Nov 6, 2019
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Nov 6, 2019
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 0 0
Position Description
Country: Brazil
Calling Organization: Northwest Brazil Union Mission
Position Type(s): Church Planting/Bible Work, Teaching – Music
Length of Service: 11-12 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Calling Org
Beginning Date: Jan 27, 2020 
Ending Date: Dec 9, 2020
Urgent? No
Application Deadline: Jan 20, 2020
Cancel call if not filled by: Dec 9, 2020
Duties:     We are looking for a volunteer that is able to communicate in Portuguese - who can teach how to play musical instruments at our small center of influence in an indigenous community in the interior of the Amazon. In addition, along with a missionary partner, the volunteer will give Bible studies and help to care for the spiritual growth of the community.
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  Yes
Orientation Date: Jan 27, 2020
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: Further instructions on dress will be provided via a volunteer manual once the volunteer is accepted.
Unacceptable Dress: 
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   During our training course at the beginning of the year, the volunteer will share a room with other single volunteers, and eat at our cafeteria. The electricity is 110. After the training course ends - in April - the volunteer will live in a simple wooden house, along with another missionary, in a community in the interior where there is electricity most of the time, but not cell phone signal. In order to communicate by phone, the volunteer will have to travel by boat to surrounding communities where there is a signal.
Gender: Male
Age Preference: 18+ years
Marital Status: Single
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions: This position is for a single male.
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:  
Languages:  Portuguese (Brazil)(Average) Required
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)   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   BRL Up to 500 BRL reimbursement per month  
Other   Calling Organization    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Manaus
Airport: Eduardo Gomes
Travel from Airport to Destination: Project Vehicle Pick-up
Required Inoculations Routine Vaccinations and Yellow Fever
Other Medical Recommendations Be in good health.
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: Visto Temporario
    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: Northwest Brazil Union Mission
Calling Division: South American Division
Calling Union: Northwest Brazil Union Mission
Calling Conference:
Country: Brazil
Specific Location
Specific Location : Rua Capitão Anísio 1059
Instituto de Missões
Manaus, Amazonas69009-050
Supervisor: Mills, Bradley Robert
Title: AVS Director
Approved By:   Bradley Robert Mills, Diretor - Instituto de Missões Noroeste for Northwest Brazil Union Mission on Nov 4, 2019. Entered by: Mills, Caroline Estelle