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Position Title: Special Education Teacher Call ID: NAD.MJD.2022.18
Request Num: SR22484 Date Call was Listed: Dec 1, 2021
Status: Active Last Updated: Dec 1, 2021
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 0 1
Position Description
Country: Marshall Islands (Majuro / Delap)
Calling Organization: Delap SDA School
Position Type(s): Teaching – Elementary, Teaching – Other, Teaching – Secondary
Length of Service: 22-24 months
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Jul 11, 2022 
Ending Date: May 30, 2024
Urgent? No
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2022
Cancel call if not filled by: Dec 31, 2022
Duties:     Teach students with special needs such as Autism, ADD, speech problems, etc; Other duties as assigned by Principal. Make lesson plans, keep accurate attendance and grade records, attend all church and school meetings, follow school policies. Sabbath church attendance is expected.
On-site Orientation Provided? No
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date: Jul 25, 2022
Voice tape/phone interview required? No
Institution requires signed agreement?  No
Acceptable Dress: Men & Women teach in uniform shirts (provided). 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.
Unacceptable Dress:  Tight and/or short shorts are never acceptable. Women must wear modest shorts, slacks or pants only on campus in the evening or when exercising. Sleeveless/sheer or low cleavage blouses, or dresses are not okay. No dreadlocks for men or women. Hair should not be below the ears for men. Please refrain from bringing jewelry.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Share an apartment with 1-5 others, a 12 x 12 bedroom with one other person. Water and electricity are dependable, furniture is basic and minimal. Some housekeeping supplies are provided.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: 20+ years
Marital Status: Single
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions: n/a
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:  
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  Bachelors
Finances
Currency:
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    
Local Travel   Calling Organization   Will be picked up by school personnel.  
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   10% of salary  
Utilities   Calling Organization   10% of utility bill  
Food / Meals   Calling Organization    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   $587.00/monthly  
Other   Calling Organization   Divers insurance is required before you scuba dive and can be obtained through www.travelerEMS.com  
Additional terms/benefits or comments: Surfing/Snorkeling
Project Expenses: May wish to bring bulletin board decorations and craft supplies with you. Please check with the principal.
Total Project Costs:
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Majuro, Marshall Islands
Airport: Majuro Airport (MAJ)
Travel from Airport to Destination: Will be picked up by school personnel
Required Inoculations Hepatitis B and COVID-19
Other Medical Recommendations Go to www.cdc.gov and click Travelers' Health, then choose your destination recommendations.
Visa Required? No           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: Majuro School
Non-USA citizens need to contact school for entry permit application and send prior to departure.
All volunteers need to send copies of passport and transcript.
Deadline: Jul 1, 2022
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: Delap SDA School
Calling Division: North American Division
Calling Union: Guam-Micronesia Mission
Calling Conference:
Country: Marshall Islands
Region: Majuro / Delap
Supervisor
Supervisor: Gavino, Sunshine Lou
Title: Acting Principal/Business Manager/Treasurer
Additional Information
Delap is one of several islands in the Majuro Atoll within the country of the Republic of the Marshall Islands. Our PreK-12 school, educating over 300 students each year, is located next to the outer reef on a gated campus that includes the Delap SDA Church and the school's volunteer staff housing. 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 29th, 2022. 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, July 31st and August 1st 2022. ***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:   Delap SDA School,  for Guam Micronesia Mission of Seventh-day Adventists on Nov 23, 2021. Entered by: Edward, Nancy
Approved By:   Nancy Edward, AVS Coordinator for Guam Micronesia Mission of Seventh-day Adventists on Nov 23, 2021. Entered by: Edward, Nancy