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Position Title: Kindergarten ESL Teacher Call ID: TED.ALM.2021.01
Request Num: SR21583 Date Call was Listed: Jan 11, 2021
Status: Inactive Last Updated: Jan 11, 2021
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
  1 0 1 0
Position Description
Country: Albania
Calling Organization: Albanian Mission of Seventh-day Adventists
Position Type(s): Teaching – ESL, Teaching – Kindergarten
Length of Service: 12-24 months
Who makes Final Decision:  
Beginning Date: Sep 1, 2021 
Ending Date: Jul 31, 2022
Urgent? No
Application Deadline: Jun 30, 2021
Cancel call if not filled by: Sep 10, 2021
Duties:     The volunteer will be assigned to serve at the Adventist Kindergarten (ADRA), Street Bedri Karapici (Near Skender Halili field) Tirana 1000, Albania. The main task of the appointee will be to teach the English language to the children of the kindergarten. The candidate should have some teaching experience and vocation to work with children. (playing any musical instrument and singing is a plus) The classes must be combined with the integration of the faith according to the curriculum plan. (Training will be provided) The candidate should be preferably a native speaker or with an advanced English level. In addition, the appointee will perform some extra-curricular tasks, as assigned by the institution. It is expected that the volunteer will also be involved under regular basis with the activities of the local church.
On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  Yes
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: Acceptable Adventist dress code
Unacceptable Dress:  Provocative clothing,very short dress/skirt/short length, too revealing, not in accordance with Adventist principles
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   A rented furnished flat(nearby the kindergarten location). Electric power: 220. Safe environment
Gender: Either
Age Preference: 20+ years
Marital Status: Either
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions: Subject to owner and building regulations
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   Teaching experience is desirable. A diploma for preschool teacher would be optimal
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required
Minimum Education Preferred:  1 Year College/Univ
Concentration: Teaching experience is desirable. A diploma for preschool teacher would be optimal
Currency: Dollars, United States of America
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   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Food / Meals   Volunteer/Sponsor    
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   USD 200 (issued in Albanian Lek)  
Other   Calling Organization    
Additional terms/benefits or comments: Should the volunteer stay for 24 months then full month of August is for yearly vacation. Volunteer is entitled to all national holidays based on the Albanian labour laws.
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Tirana
Airport: Mother Theresa Airport (Rinas)
Travel from Airport to Destination: Will be picked up at the airport
Required Inoculations according to the inoculation list of the native country
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type: Depends on nationality (check visa regime for Albania)
    Who Applies:
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: No
Child Protection Clearance Required:   Yes
Send papers to:
Visa/Travel Details: Prior to arrival, the volunteer must have the following documents; Criminal records Clearance from the country of Origin (with Apostille). Birth Certificate from the country of Origin (with Apostille). Additional information regarding the visa requirements will be provided.
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Albanian Mission of Seventh-day Adventists
Calling Division: Trans-European Division
Calling Union: Adriatic Union Conference
Calling Conference: Albanian Mission of Seventh-day Adventists
Country: Albania
Supervisor: Veble, Svjetlana
Title: Executive Secretary
Additional Information
It is expected that the volunteer will also be involved on a regular basis with the activities of the local church.
Approved By:   España, Leo,  for Albanian Mission of Seventh-day Adventists on Dec 7, 2020. Entered by: España, Leo