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Position Title: ESL Teacher Call ID: ESD.ELCKV.2020.01
Request Num: SR20992 Date Call was Listed: Jan 30, 2020
Status: Active Last Updated: Feb 10, 2020
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  4 0 0 4
Position Description
Country: Ukraine
Calling Organization: English Language Center-Kiev
Position Type(s): Teaching – English/Religion, Teaching – ESL
Length of Service: 12-24 months
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Aug 1, 2020  (Begin ASAP)
Ending Date: Jul 1, 2021
Urgent? Yes
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Aug 31, 2021
Duties:     Teaching English at different levels, conducting speaking clubs in English and Bible study lessons.
A volunteer will be teaching in the following settings: Group Classes (maximum 8 students), Private Lessons and Speaking Clubs. In summer period participation in English camp activities will be required.
Volunteers will be expected to actively participate in local church life and language centre events, networking with students, speaking club visitors and non-SDA parishioners, building a rapport with all the above-mentioned categories.
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  No
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: Clothes for work and social activities – smart casual. Clean, neat, and modest attire is expected. Adequate for the project. Special clothing for the Sabbath: Men: Long pants and shirt (tie not obliged). Women: Skirt, dress and suit
Unacceptable Dress:  Please avoid carelessness with the appearance and clothes. Do not wear jewellery, transparent or tight clothes, short skirts. Your clothes must be consistent with the Christian lifestyle.
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Will depend on the accommodation that will be rented but will certainly have all the major conveniences including a bathroom (shared for individual volunteers, separate for families), central heating, washing machine, microwave, etc.
Gender: Either
Age Preference: 19-75 years
Marital Status: Either
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions:
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
Trade/Skills: We need a mission-minded SDA volunteer with an active life position and deep love for Jesus and His mission. Previous teaching experience (teaching EFL/ESL, leading speaking clubs, Sabbath School lessons) will be an advantage. Practical knowledge in one or several areas: medical, technical (Engineering / IT), finance/management will be an advantage. Volunteers are required to participate in the internal TEFL training for the teachers of the language centre, which will be held from 10.08.2020 to 21.08.2020
Currency: Hryvnia, Ukraine
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   Work related (by public transport)  
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   Except long distance calls  
Food / Meals   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   UAH UAH 4000  
Other   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Kiev, Ukraine
Airport: Boryspil (KBP) or Zhuliany (IEV)
Travel from Airport to Destination: Airport transfer is provided by the school
Required Inoculations
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: Long-term, type D
    Who Applies: Volunteer
Work Permit Required? Yes  Who Applies: Calling Organization
Police Clearance Required: No
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   No
Send papers to:
Visa/Travel Details: Send papers to: 02140, Larysy Rudenko st. 3, Kiev, Ukraine, copy to [email protected]
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: English Language Center-Kiev
Calling Division: Euro-Asia Division
Calling Union: Ukrainian Union Conference
Calling Conference: Kyiv Conference
Country: Ukraine
Supervisor: Kozhukh, Sergii
Title: Assistant to the UUC Education department director
Approved By:   Kozhukh Sergii,  for Ukrainian Adventist Center of Higher Education on Jan 28, 2020. Entered by: Kozhukh, Sergii