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Position Title: Curriculum Coordinator Call ID: NAD.PG.2020.21
Request Num: SR20787 Date Call was Listed: Dec 22, 2019
Status: Active Last Updated: Dec 22, 2019
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 0 1
Position Description
Country: Micronesia, FS of (Pohnpei)
Calling Organization: Pohnpei SDA School
Position Type(s): Coordinator
Length of Service: 20-24 months
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Jul 31, 2020 
Ending Date: Jul 1, 2022
Urgent? No
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2020
Cancel call if not filled by: Jan 1, 2021
Duties:     Analyze test results/data
Assess and discuss curriculum standards
Research trends in instructional methods and educational technology
Observe work of teaching staff to evaluate performance
Provide feedback based on individual observations and student performance date
Develop procedures for teachers to implement curriculum
Train teachers and other instructional staff in new content or technology
Mentor or coach teachers in skill improvement
Plan, organize, and conduct training conferences and workshops
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  Yes
Orientation Date: Jul 31, 2020
Voice tape/phone interview required? No
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: Men teach in long pants (no jeans) but may wear shorts off campus or after school. Men must wear collared shirts to church meetings. Women must always wear loose fitting skirts and dresses past the knee when going off campus or "in public" on campus. Women may wear modest shorts, slacks or pants only on campus in the evening or when exercising.
Unacceptable Dress:  Women - Tight and/or short shorts are never acceptable, nor sleeveless or sheer blouses or dresses. A conservative hairstyle is preferred for men and women. Jewelry is not allowed.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   May share apartment with other volunteers. Basic housekeeping supplies provided. Volunteer supplies their own linens/bedding and towels.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: 21+ years
Marital Status: Either
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions: Housing available for single or married with on dependents.
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:  
Languages:  Egyptian (Average) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  Bachelors
Finances
Currency: Dollars, United States of America
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   Volunteer/Sponsor   For additional details, see travel and visa section.  
Medical / Inoculations   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Calling Organization    
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   Calling Organization    
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   Shared   10% of Monthly Allowance ($77.89)  
Utilities   Calling Organization    
Food / Meals   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   USD $778.90 depending on years of experience  
Other   Volunteer/Sponsor   Divers insurance is required before you scuba dive and can be obtained through www.travelerEMS.com  
Project Expenses: May want to bring teaching and bulletin board supplies. Ask principal.
Total Project Costs:
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Kolonia, Pohnpei, FSM
Airport: Pohnpei International Airport (PNI)
Travel from Airport to Destination: Will be picked up by school personnel
Required Inoculations
Other Medical Recommendations Go to www.cdc.gov and click Travelers' Health, then choose your destination recommendations.
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: Transit visa necessary for non-U.S. citizens
    Who Applies: Applicant
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies: Non-US citizens only
Police Clearance Required: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   Yes
Send papers to: Non-USA citizens need to send entry permit application (supplied by school), original police and child protection clearance documents, and health certificate.
Deadline: May 31, 2020
Visa/Travel Details: All non-USA citizens MUST be responsible for any Transit Visa (US/Guam, Philippines or any other country) for their airline ticket stops or layovers en route to their final destination. Direct any questions to the principal regarding any Entry Permit requirements. If needed, GMM can furnish a letter to take to your embassy.
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Pohnpei SDA School
Calling Division: North American Division
Calling Union: Guam-Micronesia Mission
Calling Conference:
Country: Micronesia, FS of
Region: Pohnpei
Supervisor
Supervisor: Edward, Franky
Title: Coordinator
Additional Information
Pohnpei State, one of 4 states in the country of the Federated States of Micronesia, consists of several beautiful tropical islands and atolls. Our Pohnpei SDA School is located on the main island, called Pohnpei, where the FSM capital is also located at the village of Palikir. Our campus contains housing for volunteer staff. This K-12 school is a blessing to over 300 students taught by AVS missionaries and local teachers. Important Orientation Information: Plan to arrive at Honolulu International Airport, Hawaii, on Friday, July 31, 2020, for Orientation meetings which begin at 6:15 p.m. that evening. Departure to your island school will be on Wednesday, August 5, 2020, on flight UA154, arriving on Thursday, August 6, 2020. ***For volunteers from divisions other than NAD, please work with your Division Volunteer Coordinator regarding important ticketing information with MTS Travel. Division Volunteer Coordinator contact your respective GC coordinator for further information. Pay special attention to the visa information.
GMM Requirements
For positions in Guam Micronesia Mission, please download, sign and fax the Volunteer Agreement.
Approved By:   Julie Norton, GMM AVS Coordinator for Guam Micronesia Mission of Seventh-day Adventists on Nov 20, 2019. Entered by: Norton, Julie