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The following call is an intra-division call and is ONLY for volunteers from the North American Division (which includes the following countries: Bermuda, Canada, Guam, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, FS of, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, St. Pierre and Miquelon, United States).

Please do not apply unless you qualify as a North American Division "intra-division" volunteer.

Position Title: Total Health Spokane - Team of 25 - High Impact Urban Mission Volunteers Call ID: NAD-IN.SNV.2020.04
Request Num: SR21023 Date Call was Listed: Jun 11, 2020
Status: Active Last Updated: Jun 15, 2020
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  9 0 2 7
Position Description
Country: United States
Calling Organization: Spokane North View SDA Church
Position Type(s): Medical, Nursing, Training/Seminar, Church Planting/Bible Work, Agriculture, Graphic Design, Video Production, Coordinator, Nutritionist/Dietician, Youth Ministry, Marketing/Fund-Raising, Urban Centers of Influence (UCI)
Length of Service: 12 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Calling Org
Beginning Date: Jun 15, 2020 
Ending Date: Jun 14, 2021
Urgent? Yes
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Jul 15, 2025
Duties:     Participate in community based Health Evangelism under the supervision of a pastor/physician team. Assist with Health Expo Outreach. Daily contact with assigned interests. Assist individuals with lifestyle change. Train in literature evangelism to provide access to community (selling will not be involved). Lead church members in compassionate community service ministry. Specifically target lifestyle related diseases. Present lifestyle change videos, reading, and practical application of healthy lifestyle principles that are provided by the program. Give Bible studies. Relate Bible studies to health and health to Bible studies as taught by pastor and physician team. Assist with evangelistic meetings, health education meetings, small group meetings, weekly cooking classes and exercise classes. Teach practical skills in the home such as cooking, organizing, budgeting, exercising, shopping for a healthy lifestyle. Work with individuals in their homes on a prolonged basis. Assist in worships, daily and weekly staff meetings. Work with children's outreach. Assist in production and publishing of devotional lifestyle change manual for patients. Assist in production of yearly morning worship book to be published for participants. Video documentation of the project for publication and assist with social medial and web presence for outreach.

Service duration is one year from actual start date of volunteer.
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  Yes
Orientation Date: Jul 15, 2020
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: Professional and modest which is appropriate to ministry and professional settings and becoming to Christian values. May need gym clothing.
Unacceptable Dress:  Immodest or unhealthy attire.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Housing, food and local travel will be provided from the date candidate arrives on site. Housing will be provided with a local church member. Local travel reimbursement based on interview with organization staff.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: 19+ years
Marital Status: Either
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions:
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   Spiritual Mature. A relationship with Jesus through studying His word and a consistent prayer life. Willing to sacrifice for the benefit of others. Medically balanced and living a healthy lifestyle. Must be willing to learn, work hard, be responsible, and prompt. Compassion regarding those in need and feeling hopeless. Positive attitude in the face of trial. Must be a team player. Able to communicate easily and regularly with others. Able to teach. What is needed in the field of literature evangelism (non-monetary), health education and related experience will be taught to the volunteers.
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  1 Year College/Univ
Concentration: ANY
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   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   $550 per month  
Other   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Total monthly amount volunteer/sponsor must raise: $0
Additional terms/benefits or comments: Expense Budget for Volunteers:
Housing 200.00
Insurance 50.00
Food 150.00
Gas 50.00
Cell phone 25.00
“Toothpaste” money 75.00

Income Budget for Volunteers:
GC UCI Grant Subsidy per volunteer: 6,600.00/Year
Project Expenses: See Additional Terms/Benefits Above.
Total Project Costs:
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Spokane, WA
Airport: Spokane International Airport
Travel from Airport to Destination: Transportation will be provided
Required Inoculations Td, MMR (or titers/diease), Varicella (or titers/disease) Hepatitis B series preferred.
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? No           Visa Type: Religious Visa if from Canada
    Who Applies: Volunteer
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: No
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   Yes
Send papers to: John Torquato, MD
265 W. Prairie Shopping Center
Hayden, ID 83835
208-772-7850 (office)
208-772-2313 (fax)
Visa/Travel Details:
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Spokane North View SDA Church
Calling Division: North American Division
Calling Union: North Pacific Union Conference
Calling Conference: Upper Columbia Conference
Country: United States
Supervisor: Kablanow, Wayne
Title: Pastor
Additional Information
Able to win the hearts of people to Jesus and teach the Three Angels Messages.
Approved By:   John L Torquato, Co-director Total Health Spokane for Spokane North View SDA Church on Jan 30, 2020. Entered by: Torquato, John
Approved By:   Joe Reeves, Co-Director Total Health Spokane for Spokane North View SDA Church on Jan 30, 2020. Entered by: Torquato, John