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Position Title: Landscaping/Gardening Call ID: MENA.NUA.2020.23
Request Num: SR21351 Date Call was Listed: Aug 18, 2020
Status: Active Last Updated: Aug 18, 2020
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 0 1
Position Description
Country: Egypt
Calling Organization: Nile Union Academy
Position Type(s): Agriculture, Coordinator
Length of Service: 12-36 months
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Aug 30, 2020  (Begin ASAP)
Ending Date: Jun 30, 2021
Urgent? Yes
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Jun 30, 2021
Duties:     The volunteer will be in charge of leading a team of students keeping the gardens and overall landscaping on campus, and other needs at the discretion of the administration. Be spiritually involved with students and available for social activities.
On-site Orientation Provided? No
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: Men should wear bottom shirt for work, pants and when possible closed shoes. Women always blouse with sleeves, covering the rips and pants. Conservative Christian outfit is better.
Unacceptable Dress:  revealing outfit, bikinis, shorts for both genders.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Shared room with simple furniture, meals offered in the cafeteria, 220 v. outlets. Internet access.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: ANY years
Marital Status: Single
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions: There are separate lodging for both genders.
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:  
Languages:  English(Average) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  Bachelors
Concentration: No required
Trade/Skills: Landscaping, gardening, agriculture. leadership
Currency: Pounds, Egypt
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   EGP 1,000.00EGP  
Other   Calling Organization    
Additional terms/benefits or comments: Egypt has amazing places to visit. Its neighbored by interesting countries that might be visited during holidays and vacation time. However, any travel expenses for that purpose including visas and immigration penalties or fees are on personal care.
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Cairo, Egypt
Airport: Cairo International Airport
Travel from Airport to Destination: The Calling Organization will do the Airport Pick Up
Required Inoculations Yellow Fever
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: Tourist Visa.
    Who Applies: The volunteer. Check the rules for your country.
Work Permit Required? Yes  Who Applies: The calling organization
Police Clearance Required: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
Send papers to:
Visa/Travel Details: For most of the countries the volunteer can purchase the visa stamp by 25.00 USD upon arrival at Cairo Airport
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Nile Union Academy
Calling Division: Middle East and North Africa Union Mission
Calling Union: Egypt-Sudan Field
Calling Conference:
Country: Egypt
Supervisor: Jenks, Lowell
Title: Principal
Approved By:   Hugo Cáceres Larrondo, Principal for Nile Union Academy on Aug 13, 2020. Entered by: Jenks, Lowell