Language Instructor Level I – Russian

SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS

11/1/18

11/1/19

Description

The Language Instructor shall develop and deliver language training based on customer requirements using a variety of techniques including face-to-face, online, distance, synchronous, asynchronous, and self-paced instruction. Employ blended learning techniques to include a combination of eLearning tools, lectures, classroom discussions, team exercises, readings, case studies, role plays, and demonstrations of required skills through work-related tasks. Develop and deliver ISO immersion, language-related courses, and Area Studies training. Use appropriate contemporary authentic material and courseware development technology. Develop and conduct diagnostic assessments. Collaborate on teaching and development teams as required.

Minimum Requirements

In addition, each Language Instructor Level I – Russian shall have the capability to:

For teaching languages other than English: Speaker with native capability and a minimum ILR proficiency level 4 in reading, listening and speaking in the standard form of the language to be taught and a minimum ILR proficiency level 2 in reading, writing, speaking and listening in English
OR
a speaker with native capability in English and a minimum ILR proficiency level 3 in reading and listening in the standard form of the language to be taught. Skill levels must be documented within the last 3 years.
For teaching English: a speaker with native capability in English and a minimum ILR proficiency level 4 in reading, listening, writing and speaking in the standard form of English. Skill levels must be documented within the last 3 years.

Desired Requirements

Requirements:
Five (5) years of experience teaching adult language education and methodology, to include: B.A./B.S from any accredited college or university.
Active TS/SCI with poly
In lieu of the Bachelor’s Degree, an additional four (4) years of directly related experience teaching language to adults may be substituted.
Three of the five years of experience shall include preparing and presenting face-to-face language instruction within a formal language environment, preferably with a focus on translation, grammar, listening and reading comprehension, speaking and writing. For teaching English, experience should focus on teaching grammar, syntax and writing in English.
Two (2) years of experience shall include experience in identifying and using authentic materials to support objectives and experience in assessing student performance.
Six (6) months experience using appropriate language fonts, keyboards, and language training software.