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Position Title: ESL Teacher Call ID: MENA.EMF.2020.09
Request Num: SR21087 Date Call was Listed: Feb 24, 2020
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Feb 24, 2020
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 0 0
Position Description
Country: Iraq
Calling Organization: East Mediterranean Field
Position Type(s): Teaching – ESL
Length of Service: 12-24 months
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Jun 5, 2020 
Ending Date: Jun 4, 2021
Urgent? Yes
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Jun 1, 2021
Duties:     Teach ESL to secondary and high school students at the Kawergosk Refugee Camp, located 40 minutes from Erbil.
Participate in the Pathfinder club activities.
Actively participate in the various activities and events at the Youth Friendly Space Center in the camp.
Be sensitive to and abide by the local cultural norms.
Build friendships with the students and their families.
Present Christ's character in your behavior
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  No
Acceptable Dress: Acceptable Dress: Modest dress according to the local culture
Unacceptable Dress:  Immodest dress according to the local culture. Women: short skirts, tight pants, sleeveless shirts and low-cut clothes. Men: Shorts and sleeveless shirts (except for exercising).
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   The volunteer will live in a furnished apartment in Erbil.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: 20-80 years
Marital Status: Single
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions:
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   Experience with ESL will be considered an advantage.
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  2 Years College/Univ
Concentration: Experience with ESL will be considered an advantage.
Currency: Dinars, Iraq
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   IQD 1,033,000 IQD  
Other   Calling Organization    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Erbil
Airport: Erbil International Airport
Travel from Airport to Destination: The volunteer will be picked up at the airport.
Required Inoculations None
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? No           Visa Type:
    Who Applies:
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: No
HIV Clearance Required: Yes
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
Send papers to:
Visa/Travel Details: Visa will be processed when the Volunteer arrives, though a few countries may need it previous to the trip. Tourist visa for the first month, then we will apply for a one-year residence through the church.
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: East Mediterranean Field
Calling Division: Middle East and North Africa Union Mission
Calling Union: East Mediterranean Region
Calling Conference:
Country: Iraq
Specific Location
Specific Location :

Supervisor: Boyd, Darron
Title: Region Director
Approved By:   Iago Alonso , AVS Coordinator for Middle East North Africa Union Mission on Feb 17, 2020. Entered by: Alonso, Iago