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Position Title: 9th-12th Grades Math/Science Teacher Call ID: NAD.KG.2022.10
Request Num: SR22597 Date Call was Listed: Jan 4, 2022
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Jan 4, 2022
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 1 0
Position Description
Country: Micronesia, FS of (Kosrae)
Calling Organization: Kosrae SDA School
Position Type(s): Teaching – Secondary, Teaching – Math, Teaching – Science
Length of Service: 10-12 months
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Jul 12, 2022 
Ending Date: May 31, 2023
Urgent? No
Application Deadline: Jul 31, 2022
Cancel call if not filled by: Dec 31, 2022
Duties:     Will be involved in all aspects of teaching a multi-grade elementary class. Includes lesson planning, grading, classroom management, counseling, instruction, supervision and extra curricular activities. This teacher will also teach High school subjects of math, science, Eng and Bible to 9th graders.
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 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. Women may wear modest shorts, slacks or pants only on campus in the evening or when exercising.
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. Please refrain from bringing or wearing jewelry.
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. Linens/bedding not provided.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: 20+ years
Marital Status: Either
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions: This is a beautiful, remote island with a small SDA self-contained compound that is currently being run by the pastor. There are approximately 50 students who attend our SDA grade school and they are taught by Student Missionaries and local teachers. Male SM teachers are preferred.
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:  
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  2 Years College/Univ
Finances
Currency: Dollars, United States of America
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    
Utilities   Calling Organization    
Food / Meals   Calling Organization    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   USD $300/month  
Other   Calling Organization   Divers insurance is required before you scuba dive and can be obtained through www.travelerEMS.com  
Project Expenses: Work with the principals with what material is needed.
Total Project Costs:
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia
Airport: Kosrae International Airport (KSA)
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: Non-USA citizens need to send entry permit application (supplied by school), original police and child protection clearance documents.
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 Entry Permit requirements. If needed, GMM can furnish a letter to take to your embassy.
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Kosrae SDA School
Calling Division: North American Division
Calling Union: Guam-Micronesia Mission
Calling Conference:
Country: Micronesia, FS of
Region: Kosrae
Supervisor
Supervisor: Masih, Kamran
Title: Principal
Additional Information
Kosrae is the easternmost of the 4 island states comprising the Federated States of Micronesia (FSM). Kosrae State is unique among the FSM states in that it includes only one island. Our K-12 school is located on a very peaceful campus within a very short walking distance of a nearby beach and ocean view. The Kosrae SDA Church is included on the same campus.
GMM Requirements
For positions in Guam Micronesia Mission, please download, sign and fax the Volunteer Agreement.
Approved By:   Kosrae SDA School,  for Guam Micronesia Mission of Seventh-day Adventists on Dec 19, 2021. Entered by: Edward, Nancy
Approved By:   Nancy Edward, AVS Coordinator for Guam Micronesia Mission of Seventh-day Adventists on Dec 19, 2021. Entered by: Edward, Nancy