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LINGUIST List 19.2588

Fri Aug 22 2008

Jobs: General Linguistics: Director, Rosetta Stone Ltd.

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        1.     Cole, General Linguistics: Director, Rosetta Stone Ltd., Arlington, VA, USA


Message 1: General Linguistics: Director, Rosetta Stone Ltd., Arlington, VA, USA
Date: 22-Aug-2008
From: Cole <lcolerosettastone.com>
Subject: General Linguistics: Director, Rosetta Stone Ltd., Arlington, VA, USA
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University or Organization: Rosetta Stone Ltd.
Job Location: Virginia, USA
Web Address: http://www.rosettastone.com
Job Rank: Director, Curriculum Development

Specialty Areas: General Linguistics


Description:

Rosetta Stone, creator of the award-winning language-learning software,
continues to experience over a decade of uninterrupted growth; Inc.
Magazine lists Rosetta Stone among the fastest-growing private companies in
the United States. An industry leader based in Arlington, Va., Rosetta
Stone has offices in Harrisonburg, Va., Boulder, Colo., London, and Tokyo,
with over 100 retail locations in North America. Rosetta Stone brings
together innovative professionals from across the globe to deliver the best
technology-based solutions for learning languages.

We are currently seeking a Director of Curriculum Development for our
product development team to develop powerful immersion-based curriculum
that works with interactive technologies, helping to revolutionize language
learning. The ideal candidate will have successful experience developing
curriculum for immersion based classroom instruction companies combined
with experience teaching immersion based classrooms. This position involves
collaborating with a variety of passionate and opinionated stakeholders,
including CEO, Chief Product Officer, Editor-In-Chief, Chief Technology
Officer, Managing Editor, Editorial Director, and content experts.

Required:

- Bachelor's degree in Linguistics or related field from a top university
- Practical experience developing ESL/EFL curriculum and content for
language-learning environments that use immersion and have zero translation
- Prior experience teaching ESL/EFL in a language-learning environment that
used immersion
- Prior experience teaching language other than English using the immersion
method helping students reach advanced proficiency
- Acquired a language after childhood using immersion experience
- Taught a language to adult learners
- Passionate about languages

Rosetta Stone Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age,
disability, veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state
or local laws.

Application Deadline: 22-Sep-2008

Email Address for Applications: lcolerosettastone.com
Contact Information:
Cole
Email: lcolerosettastone.com

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