Professor or Instructor

West 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 Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD degrees.

Quite a few universities now use English as the language for instruction (including assignments and assessments). Others use the national language. The normal duties of university assistant, and associate and 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 university and department. Often contracts are 1 or 2 years, renewable, with round-trip airfare and faculty housing provided. Contact us for further information.

A willingness to love and mentor students, a love for education and one’s 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.

Librarian

West Asia / Other / 1-11 months / Job ID: 1554

The aims of this organization are to make the Bible available in a language people can understand and at a price they can afford. They continue to work on Bible translations for all of the people groups in this nation to have God’s word in their own language. Their translation policy ensures translation guidelines acceptable to the Catholic, Protestant and Orthodox Churches.

A librarian (or library science student) with skills in cataloging is needed to set up a library system for the national organization, for its many Bibles and books in multiple languages, collected over the last 200 years. In the collection are many rare and first edition books of historical significance. This person should be able to design and implement a cataloging system for current and future books, and set up the library.

A person with a heart for integrating their skills in library cataloging and organization with a calling to spread the Good News. A willingness to work cross-culturally with the Director who is a local citizen and believer. Creativity, passion and flexibility are all good characteristics for this person.

Exhibit designer/curator

West Asia / Other / 1-11 months, 12-23 months / Job ID: 1553

The aims of this organization are to make the Bible available in a language people can understand and at a price they can afford. They continue to work on Bible translations for all of the people groups in this nation to have God’s word in their own language. Their translation policy ensures translation guidelines acceptable to the Catholic, Protestant and Orthodox Churches.

The exhibit designer/curator will help to design an exhibit for the 200th anniversary of the organization. Using historical archives, modern technology, and an awareness of audience, the designer will work for 1 year with the Director to plan and implement a display of the organization’s past and present, pointing to the future. In 2020, the exhibit will travel, and later be a permanent display in the headquarters.

A person with a heart for integrating their skills in exhibit design and curation with a calling to spread the Good News. A willingness to work cross-culturally with the Director who is a local citizen and believer. Creativity, passion and flexibility are all good characteristics for this person.

Social media developer

West Asia / Information Technology / 1-11 months, 12-23 months / Job ID: 1556

The aims of this organization are to make the Bible available in a language people can understand and at a price they can afford. They continue to work on Bible translations for all of the people groups in this country to have God’s word in their own language. Their translation policy ensures translation guidelines acceptable to the Catholic, Protestant and Orthodox Churches.

A person with IT skills and social media experience is needed to work in expanding their social media usage. This person should be able to design and implement apps for social media, and help design strategies to increase the penetration of electronic Bible usage.

A person with a heart for integrating their skills at app development and social media strategy with a calling to spread the Good News. A willingness to work cross-culturally with the Director who is a local citizen and believer. Creativity, passion and flexibility are all good characteristics

University student

West Asia / Education / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 558

University students are among the most open and accessible segments of this highly unreached country. By studying here and doing life with local university students, you can reach peers who have never heard the Gospel in a meaningful way.

There is a lot of scope for undergraduate students to study at a number of good English-speaking universities in this country. Some of these schools offer accredited degrees in a wide variety of subject areas.

The ideal students for this job have a personal relationship with God through Jesus Christ, and desire to lead others into such a relationship. They are willing to live in the dorms, hang out together, share meals and study times, and do life with the local students.

Youth Worker

West Asia / Theology / Church / 1-11 months, 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 560

The churches in the major cities in this land need help with developing youth ministry. Reaching the youth and discipling them is a big need.

A significant focus for the churches in this country is providing ministry and support for teens. There is very little being done and it’s a significant need. Those with skill and focus on this age-group can work even while they are learning language.

Applicants should have experience in youth work, be initiators and self-starters, have the desire and calling to work with youth and teens, and have the ability to work with others, under the authority of a pastor or other leader.

Middle School Teacher

West 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 school’s 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 2019-2020 year, Physical Education, Technology, and Biology teachers are being sought. A minimum commitment of one year is required; however, 2 years is preferred. Teaching staff must have at least a Bachelor’s 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 God’s 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.

Secondary School Teacher

West Asia / Education / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1498

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 school’s 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. Cambridge IGCSE curriculum is used through Grade 10, and an American AP curriculum is used for Grades 11 and 12. With 45 international and 25 national staff, the school has over 260 students representing more than 30 nations.

The school is recruiting secondary school teachers; for the 2019-2020 year, Religious Education, Art, English, Biology/Science, Economics, Geography, and Social Sciences teachers are being sought. A minimum commitment of one year is required; however, 2 years is preferred. Teaching staff must have at least a Bachelor’s 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 God’s 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.

Athletic Director

West Asia / Education / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1549

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. The school 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 school’s 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 an athletic director for the 2019-2020 year. A minimum commitment of one year is required; however, 2 years is preferred. More details can be obtained upon request. A salary and work visa are provided.

Interested athletic directors will have a desire to both lead and care for their student athletes with God’s 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.

Elementary School Principal

West Asia / Education / 12-23 months, 2+ years / Job ID: 1550

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. The school 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 school’s 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.

For the 2019-2020 year the school is recruiting an Elementary (or Primary) School Principal, who will also be the Principal of Student Services. Further information is available to enquirers upon request. A minimum commitment of one year is required; however, 2 years is preferred. A salary and work visa are provided.

Interested principals will have a desire to both lead and care for the students and faculty with God’s 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.