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Position Title: Nutritionist/Cook Call ID: NAD.PG.2021.11
Request Num: SR22129 Date Call was Listed: Jun 7, 2021
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Jun 7, 2021
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 1 0
Position Description
Country: Micronesia, FS of (Pohnpei)
Calling Organization: Pohnpei SDA School
Position Type(s): Cleaning/Kitchen/Laundry Worker, Nutritionist/Dietician
Length of Service: 10-12 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Top Receiving Org
Beginning Date: Aug 1, 2021 
Ending Date: Jun 1, 2022
Urgent? No
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Jun 1, 2022
Duties:     Responsible for the planning of vegetarian nutritional meals and the management of food services. Responsible for the training of local cafeteria personnel. Responsible for food preparation and kitchen tidiness. Attend regular staff meetings as scheduled and other meetings and events even after school; join in‐service sessions and workshops. Undertake any other duties and responsibilities considered as part of normal load; will work in harmony with school programs and activities outlined in the Staff Handbook/Bulletin, and other directives set forth by the Board and administration. Regularly attend weekend services and will assist in church programs according to talents and abilities. (Sabbath School classes for all ages that need leaders and assistants, Pathfinder Club, youth meetings during the week, door-to-door visits, prison ministry, Bible studies, and other outreach as needed…the ministries that can be joined in are extensive and many more could be led by you!)
On-site Orientation Provided? No
Stipend during Orientation?  Yes
Orientation Date: Aug 1, 2021
Voice tape/phone interview required? No
Institution requires signed agreement?  No
Acceptable Dress: Men wear long pants (no jeans) during work 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. 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.
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: Female
Age Preference: 19+ years
Marital Status: Single
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions:
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   Must be at least one in College.
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  1 Year College/Univ
Named Volunteer
Name: Memory Mangena
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)   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   Volunteer/Sponsor   N/A  
Local Travel   Volunteer/Sponsor   Calling Organizaton  
Travel (Children)   Volunteer/Sponsor   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   Calling Organization    
Utilities   Calling Organization    
Food / Meals   Calling Organization    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   $250.00 a month  
Other   Calling Organization   Divers insurance is required before scuba dive and can be obtained through  
Project Expenses: May want to bring vegetarian recipes great for children from Pre-Kindergarten to 12th grade.
Total Project Costs:
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Pohnpei State
Airport: Pohnpei International Airport
Travel from Airport to Destination: Will be picked up by school personnell
Required Inoculations Hepatitis B Vaccine
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: Transit Visa necessary for non-US citizen
    Who Applies: Applicant
Work Permit Required? Yes  Who Applies: Non-USA citizens only
Police Clearance Required: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   Yes
Send papers to: Pohnpei SDA School
Post Office Box 518
Kolonia, Pohnpei 96941
Deadline: Jun 30, 2021
Visa/Travel Details: Non-USA citizens need to send entry permit application (supplied by the school) original police clearance, child protection documents and health clearance.
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: 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: This year, Guam Micronesia Mission is tentatively planning to host the SM orientation in Guam during the week of July 25th to 31st, 2021. Final detail activities of that week will be provided later. Most likely, all student missionaries will begin traveling to their designated schools Sunday and Monday, August 1st and 2nd. ***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:   Nancy Edward, AVS Coordinator for Guam Micronesia Mission of Seventh-day Adventists on Jun 1, 2021. Entered by: Edward, Nancy
Approved By:   Nancy Edward, AVS Coordinator for Guam Micronesia Mission of Seventh-day Adventists on Jun 1, 2021. Entered by: Edward, Nancy