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Position Title: ESL Teacher Call ID: SAD.FADBA.2023.01
Request Num: SR23084 Date Call was Listed: Aug 3, 2022
Status: Active Last Updated: Aug 3, 2022
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  2 0 0 2
Position Description
Country: Brazil
Calling Organization: Bahia Adventist College
Position Type(s): Administration, Teaching – English/Religion, Secretarial, Teaching – ESL, Training/Seminar, Church Planting/Bible Work, Teaching – Bible/Religion, Office Worker/Librarian, Translation, Academic, Urban Centers of Influence (UCI)
Length of Service: 12-24 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Calling Org
Beginning Date: Jan 2, 2023 
Ending Date: Dec 30, 2023
Urgent? Yes
Application Deadline: Jun 1, 2023
Cancel call if not filled by: Jun 15, 2023
Duties:     Teaching English at different levels (Basic, Intermediate or Advanced) at FADBA Language School and to assist in its secretariat area when requested, specially in registration time or at the end of the studying cycle.

Teach different classes about 8 hours/day, with breaks, Monday to Friday, with possible related activities on Sunday. Volunteers must be able to work with young people or adults. It is requested that the volunteer participate in the local church activities and help in the English Sabbath School Class every Sabbath.
On-site Orientation Provided? No
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? No
Institution requires signed agreement?  No
Acceptable Dress: Professional or social style to work, for both gender: Male- Suit/ social pants/ dress shirt/ Female- women's suit/ dress/ skirt/dress shirt/ blouse/ Casual and sport outside of work ours
Unacceptable Dress:  Jewelry, piercings, tatoos, colored and/or extreme hairstyles, colored painted nails. The volunteer is asked to use common sense when dressing.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   The university is located 2 hours away by car from Salvador. A shared room inside the university’s student residences with basic furniture will be provided. Laundry service is provided (6 pieces of clothing per week). Electricity in the university Campus is 110 volts. Meals will be served at the University's cafeteria at set times.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: 22-40 years
Marital Status: Single
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions:
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:  
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required, Brazilian Portugese (Poor) Optional, Spanish(Poor) Optional
Minimum Education Preferred:  Bachelors
Concentration: It's preferred that the volunteer has a college degree, or is working towards completing one. He or she must know the basis of the English Language. Experience teaching children or music is a plus.
Trade/Skills: Education, Communication or English preferred, but other professions are accepted.
Currency: Brazil Real, Brazil
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)   N/A    
Local Travel   Calling Organization    
Travel (Children)   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   BRL 500  
Other   N/A    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Salvador Bahia
Airport: Aeroporto Internacional de Salvador Deputado Luís Eduardo Magalhães
Travel from Airport to Destination: She will be picked up by university staff or driver
Required Inoculations Covid, Yellow Fever
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: Volunteer
    Who Applies: Volunteer/Sponsor
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies: Volunteer
Police Clearance Required: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
Send papers to:
Visa/Travel Details: The volunteer will apply for a volunteer visa once he/she is in Brazil. The volunteer needs to bring his/her police record and birth certificate translated to Portuguese and sealed with an International Apostille. Also needs passport with validity at least of one year after the end of the service. The fees are covered by the Volunteer, it is almost 500 reais (100 US dollars).
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Bahia Adventist College
Calling Division: South American Division
Calling Union: East Brazil Union Mission
Calling Conference:
Country: Brazil
Supervisor: Marquina Vergara, Carlos Francesco
Title: AVS Coordinator
Approved By:   Francesco Marquina, ULB and FADBA SVA Coordinator for East Brazil Union Mission on Aug 1, 2022. Entered by: Marquina Vergara, Carlos Francesco