Donor Relations Officer

Asia, Administration, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1487

A faith-based NGO working in an insecure environment impacts communities in areas of health economy and social empowerment.

The aim is to ensure an excellent donor base of institutional and individual donors so that the organisation has adequate funding for all its efforts and to establish develop and maintain partnerships with a diverse donor base. This position serves project managers in their communication with donors.

Key attributes include: some donor relations experience a basic knowledge of budgeting excellent written English an understanding of proposal and report writing ability to produce professional documents. It is important to be able to work in a team to be well organised and able to work to a deadline — and to encourage others to do so. You should be patient and also willing to learn local language and culture.

Personal Assistant

Asia, Administration, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 498

The organisation is dedicated to positively impacting societies with compassion and integrity through relief and development programmes.

We are seeking someone to assist the Country Director in administrative tasks and be responsible for the preparation of public relations materials. Qualifications include excellent English language skills and experience with computer programs including graphics.

The applicant should have good administrative skills such as filing typing and email and good organisational skills. Other qualities include being servant-hearted and resilient showing good initiative and being willing to learn a foreign language.

English Language Teacher

Asia, Other, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1485

A faith-based NGO working in an insecure environment impacts communities in areas of health economy and social empowerment.

The job involves preparing and teaching English language lessons (written and spoken) for National Staff who need to upgrade their English skills for their job.

You need good interpersonal skills and a minimum of a TOEFL teaching qualification or qualification in teaching. You should be a native English speaker or demonstrate excellent command of spoken and written English. You should be a good communicator be confident and patient and be willing to learn local language and culture.

BusinessDevelopment Consultant

Asia, Community Development, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1489

A faith-based NGO working in an insecure environment impacts communities in areas of health economy and social empowerment.

The consultant will advise existing projects on developing various sizes of business relating to womens empowerment and literature production train project staff in areas of business development marketing and sales management and facilitate development of a project into a sustainable business.

We are looking for a good communicator who is interested in literature and experienced in various areas of business and management able to train and build capacity of national staff and project beneficiaries able to work in a physically demanding environment willing to learn local language and culture and able to apply business principles to a range of business models including micro-finance.

Monitor/Evaluation consultant

Asia, Community Development, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1496

A faith-based NGO working in an insecure environment impacts communities in areas of health economy and social empowerment.

The person in this role will have the privilege of helping to improve the effectiveness of the various relief and development projects of the organisation having input into the monitoring and evaluation processes of these projects in order to help us better understand the impact of the work we are doing and building the capacity of local and expat managers.

You will need to be willing to travel within the country and to learn language and culture. You should have experience in relief and development and knowledge and experience of data gathering and basic analysis. We need you to be good at working with people and able to pass on knowledge and skills.

Refugee Centre Volunteer

Asia, Other, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years, Consultant / Job ID: 1374

The international church in our city operates a community centre for the many thousands of people living here as refugees. By using a trauma-informed approach which focuses on welcome and life-giving relationships we seek to be an expression of love and care for those who are here seeking safety.

Our community centre is an inclusive space and we have volunteers from a wide range of ages and nationalities. There are currently opportunities to assist with programs and activities including language clubs (spoken English and the local language) a therapeutic art club for women (especially with child care) administrative duties and hospitality for our friends who are refugees. Positive relationships are the cornerstone of our work being friendly and open to appropriate cross-cultural friendship is vital. While not strictly necessary spoken Arabic or Persian (Dari/Farsi) would be extremely helpful. Note that in order to maintain an environment of predictability short-term volunteers must be prepared to serve for a minimum of six months (preferably twelve months).

Volunteers at the community centre will be eager to reflect the character of Christ as they interact with people from often-conservative cultural and religious backgrounds. The needs and lives of these people can be unpredictable so personal flexibility and a willingness to help out in whatever capacity that is needed is essential. Some understanding of the psychological and emotional issues that forced displacement and trauma can produce will be very helpful as are strong self-care skills. All volunteers should be prepared to work within a multi-ethnic team.

Middle School Teacher

Asia, Education, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1429

A very significant English-language international K-12 day school in West Asia educating TCK/MK children in a key mega-city of the region has a holistic vision of a Bible-based education aiming to educate the Head Heart and Hands of each student. The students are drawn from like-minded families creating a pleasant free yet safe environment for the school community. The schools vision is to develop wise and healthy Third Culture Kids who use their academic proficiency and spiritual character to engage with and influence society. The school enables families to carry out their work in the city by providing a university preparatory education of high quality for their children. With 45 international and 25 national staff the school has over 260 students representing more than 30 nations.

The school is recruiting middle school teachers for the 2021-2022 year Social Studies and Special Education teachers are being sought. A minimum commitment of one year is required however 2 years is preferred. Teaching staff must have at least a Bachelors degree in the area being taught as well as teaching credentials (i.e. teaching license or certificate). Two years teaching experience may be accepted in place of teaching credentials. A salary and work visa are provided.

Interested teachers will have a desire to both teach and care for their students with Gods love. They will want to work in a cross-cultural setting in international education in a crossroads mega-city of this region with a diverse staff of teachers and administrators from many countries.

Illustrator

Asia, Other, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1503

A Christian publishing house and ministry for children produces books magazines Sunday School lessons and camp lesson booklets for children runs camps and teacher training programs and has a long-term vision for developing the church by reaching and discipling the next generation in this Muslim country.

This involves developing illustrations for children in books magazines Sunday School materials and camp lesson booklets that can help build the childs knowledge of Jesus encourage them in their faith and build community with children in other parts of the country.

Applicants must have reasonable drawing skills for illustrations plus the creative skill to make them appealing for children. Experience in developing illustrations for children is important. A 1-year minimum commitment is required longer is preferred. Willingness to learn some local language is required.

Korean teacher

Asia, Education, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1552

A Korean Culture Center in West Asia offers a variety of language learning and cultural activities including a summer language camp with the aim of lowering barriers building trust and shining into the culture of this nation particularly reaching the young people. These programs have been effective at helping students learn Korean have fun and get connected to people of faith.

A Korean teacher is needed to join the staff of the culture center and help with all aspects of the programs and outreach. The job involves teaching Korean helping organize cultural programs building relationships and sharing truth and love. The position starts whenever the person can arrive.

The person will enjoy explaining Korean to KSL students who are at various levels will enjoy people and building relationships inside and outside the lessons will enjoy learning local culture and celebrations while demonstrating and explaining aspects of Korean culture and will be sensitive and open to sharing good news as opportunities arise.

Professor or Instructor

Asia, Education, 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1560

University education is expanding rapidly in this country and educators are needed in all fields of study. Universities here hire foreign faculty members to teach in a wide variety of departments. Most departments offer Bachelors Masters and PhD degrees.

Quite a few universities now use English as the language of instruction (including assignments and assessments). Others use the national language. The normal duties of university assistant/associate/full professors are teaching and research with some department service. Instructors teach more classes but are not expected to do research. Policies teaching load research expectations and compensation vary according to the university and department. Often contracts are for 1 or 2 years renewable with round-trip airfare and faculty housing provided. Contact us for further information.

The person will need a willingness to love and mentor students a love for education and ones specialty and for developing young people a desire to be used by God in building trust overcoming obstacles and wrong attitudes (even prejudices about Christian faith) and a willingness to be flexible and adjust oneself to cross-cultural education dynamics.