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Position Title: ESL Teacher Call ID: GCI.AWR.2022.01
Request Num: SR22147 Date Call was Listed: Jul 15, 2021
Status: Active Last Updated: Jul 15, 2021
Number of Positions: Requested Pending Filled Available
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Position Description
Country: United States
Calling Organization: Adventist World Radio
Position Type(s): Teaching – English/Religion, Teaching – ESL, Teaching – Bible/Religion
Length of Service: 10-24 months
Who makes Final Decision:   Calling Org
Beginning Date: Jan 17, 2022 
Ending Date: Jan 16, 2023
Urgent? Yes
Application Deadline:
Cancel call if not filled by: Jan 16, 2023
Duties:     Teach English primarily to women and children, using the Bible as a primary textbook. This method of teaching English using the Bible has been proven to work well. Mentorship and training on how to do it will be provided by the local pastor/AWR Center in Nazareth. Give Bible studies as interests are developed. Assist Adventist Radio as needed. Reach out to Muslims, Christians, and Jews. Must be hospitable and love working with women and children.

Volunteers will be located in Nazareth, Israel. The people are peaceful and kind. Hospitable attentive mentor/pastor of the project along with his family.

On-site Orientation Provided? Yes
Stipend during Orientation?  Yes
Orientation Date:
Voice tape/phone interview required? Yes
Institution requires signed agreement?  Yes
Acceptable Dress: Modest, culturally appropriate as detailed by the pastor.
Unacceptable Dress: 
Lodging   (Requests for a specific gender or age must be related to accommodation issues, maturity, safety or culture.)
Lodging:   Two private bedrooms with showers/bathrooms are provided in the same building as the church, kitchen, classroom, radio etc. Shops and restaurants are next door.
Gender: Female
Age Preference: 20-35 years
Marital Status: Single
Child Accommodation Available: No
Housing Restrictions: Housing is just for single female volunteers.
Qualifications   (Legally, "experience required" must be related to specific duties of position.)
Experience Required:   Fluency in English is required. Knowledge of Arabic and Hebrew is not required but would be a plus. Fluency in other languages such as Spanish, Frech or Portuguese is an additional plus but not required. Having additional skills such as proficiency in music, instruments, art, culinary skills a plus. Essentials: Deep love for Jesus and his truth, a commitment to the teachings and ministry of the Seventh-day Adventist church, the ability to be flexible and withhold judgment especially since you are ministering in a foreign culture.
Languages:  English(Fluent) Required
Minimum Education Preferred: 
Concentration: None required
Education Comments: No particular degree in college is preferred. Cross-cultural experience, a huge plus.
Finance Type: Regular (Shared Funding)
Expense Responsibility Terms/Comments
Visa   Volunteer/Sponsor   Pastor will work with volunteer to get the required visa.  
Medical / Inoculations   Volunteer/Sponsor   As required by country  
Travel to/from Location (Volunteer)   Volunteer/Sponsor   Funding may be provided on a case by case basis.  
Travel to/from Location (Spouse)   N/A    
Local Travel   Calling Organization   Organization will pick up volunteer from the airort.  
Travel (Children)   N/A    
Excess Baggage   Volunteer/Sponsor   Responsibility of the Volunteer  
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   Two bedrooms with private bath and access to lovely kitchen on site.  
Utilities   Calling Organization   Provided  
Food / Meals   Volunteer/Sponsor   Volunteer will do a lot of their own cooking but given the local culture of hospitality, opportunities to eat with other families may be frequent.  
Monthly Living Allowance   Calling Organization   $800  
Other   Calling Organization    
Travel and Visa
Destination City: Nazareth
Airport: Ben Gurioin Airport
Travel from Airport to Destination: Pastor and Director of Project
Required Inoculations All vaccinations required for travel to Israel
Other Medical Recommendations
Visa Required? Yes           Visa Type:
    Who Applies: Pastor will work with volunteer for specific visa requirements.
Work Permit Required? No  Who Applies:
Police Clearance Required: Yes
HIV Clearance Required: Yes
Child Protection Clearance Required:   Yes
Send papers to: [email protected]
Visa/Travel Details:
Requesting Organization
Organization Name: Adventist World Radio
Calling Division: GC Institutions
Calling Union:
Calling Conference:
Country: United States
Supervisor: Glassford, Karen
Title: Director for Centers of Digital Evangelism
Additional Information
Additional aspects of ministry may be added or become an occasional part of this position in order to meet the needs of the local people. This may include things such as missionary ministry on Sabbaths.
Approved By:   Karen Glassford, Director for Centers of Digital Evangelism for Adventist World Radio on Jul 15, 2021. Entered by: Glassford, Karen