Position title
Foreign Language Instructor (Multiple Languages)
Description

Global Language Center (GLC) is a Woman Owned small business providing a wide array of professional language services to the US Government and commercial clients worldwide. Founded in 1996, GLC has grown because of our superb performance, care of employees, and in-depth language expertise. We offer several language services customized to our clients’ organizational or individual needs covering over 60 different languages and dialects such as foreign language instruction and cultural awareness training to a wide range of Government employees.

GLC has been working with the State Department for the last 12 years providing foreign language training for new and continuing Foreign Service Officers, Diplomats and Ambassadors.

GLC is currently accepting application for language training professionals for the following languages. If your language is currently not listed please feel free to submit your resume.

  • Albanian
  • Amharic Arabic (all dialects)
  • Armenian
  • Azerbaijani
  • Bengali
  • Brazilian & Continental Portuguese
  • Bulgarian
  • Burmese
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Danish
  • Dari
  • Dutch
  • Estonian
  • Finnish
  • Georgian
  • German
  • Greek
  • Haitian Creole
  • Hausa
  • Hebrew
  • Hindi
  • Hungarian
  • Icelandic
  • Indonesian
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Kazakh
  • Khmer
  • Korean
  • Kurdish
  • Kyrgyz
  • Lao
  • Latvian
  • Lithuanian
  • Malay
  • Mongolian
  • Nepali
  • Norwegian
  • Persian
  • Farsi
  • Polish
  • Romanian
  • Russian
  • Serbian/Croatian
  • Sinhala
  • Slovak
  • Slovenian
  • Somali
  • Spanish
  • Swahili
  • Swedish
  • Tadjik
  • Tagalog
  • Tamil
  • Telugu
  • Thai
  • Tibetan
  • Turkish
  • Tetun/Tetum
  • Urdu
  • Uzbek
  • Vietnamese
Responsibilities

Requirements:

  • A minimum of three (3) years of experience teaching adult learners the foreign language they will be providing to FSI in a classroom setting (2 or more students).
  • BA/BS, MA/MS, or Ph.D., or foreign equivalent degree(s) in any field.
  • A minimum of three (3) years of experience teaching foreign language with proficiency-based or task-based curricula.
  • A minimum of one (1) year of experience administering proficiency-based assessments (i.e., DLPT, ACT-FL OPI, etc.).
  • A minimum English proficiency level of a 2:2 on the ILR proficiency scale.
Qualifications

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • BS/BA or MS/MA or foreign equivalent degree in relevant language education field preferred.
  • Experience developing foreign language instructional materials and/or curricula preferred.
  • Experience teaching with the communicative approach preferred.
  • Experience incorporating a variety of educational technology in teaching preferred.
  • Experience teaching blending learning activities valued.
  • Experience integrating social media applications for educational purposes valued.
  • Experience administering proficiency-based assessments valued.
  • Experience teaching with vocabulary-based language learning materials valued.
  • Experience delivering training targeted to needs of diplomatic community valued.
Employment Type
Full-time, Part-time, Contractor, Temporary
Beginning of employment
Varies
Duration of employment
Varies
Industry
Government Language Acquistion
Job Location
Arlington, VA
Working Hours
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM or as assigned
Base Salary
$Based on Experience
Date posted
April 21, 2021
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