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LINGUIST List 22.4801

Fri Dec 02 2011

Jobs: Various Langs: Instructor, Monterey Institute of Int'l Studies

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        1.     Human Resources , Various Languages; Applied Linguistics: Instructor, Monterey Institute of International Studies, CA, USA

Message 1: Various Languages; Applied Linguistics: Instructor, Monterey Institute of International Studies, CA, USA
Date: 01-Dec-2011
From: Human Resources <noemailsjobelephant.com>
Subject: Various Languages; Applied Linguistics: Instructor, Monterey Institute of International Studies, CA, USA
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University or Organization: Monterey Institute of International Studies
Department: Summer Intensive Language Program
Job Location: California, USA
Web Address: http://apptrkr.com/219670
Job Rank: Instructor

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): Arabic, Standard (arb)
                            Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
                            Japanese (jpn)
                            Russian (rus)
                            Spanish (spa)


Language Instructors (Arabic, Chinese, Russian, Spanish, Japanese) -
Summer Intensive Language Program

Department: GSTILE-ICLP
Location: Monterey, CA
Job#: MI11-215 ,MI11-216, MI11-217, MI11-218, MI11-219
Position dates: June 7- August 8, 2012

Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
- Teach assigned language 4.5 hour per day plus one office hour per day,
Monday through Friday
- Attend three-day pre-program training workshop
- Participate in first-day student orientation and placement
- Participate in administering and scoring pre- and post program proficiency
and placement tests
- Collaborate with the language program coordinator, other instructors and
tutors/activity guide to establish relevant co-curricular out-of-class activities
for your students
- Participate in at least one extra-curricular activity with students per week
and help promote out-of-class activities
- Collaborate with Language Program Coordinator in the development of
end-of-session tests
- Prepare comprehensive syllabus including course description, course
goals and objectives, assessment guidelines for students as well as
required class material(s) based on pre-established curricular guidelines
and template
- Prepare classes and provides instruction based on communicative
language teaching and the use of authentic instructional materials
- Collaborate with other instructors and tutors to provide seamless
transition between instructions and tutoring in team-teaching and tutoring
- Work closely with tutors to establish students' needs for support outside
the classroom
- Provide peer support to other faculty members as necessary
- Keep track of student progress by regularly implementing appropriate
formal and informal assessment as articulated by program administration
and completing grade reports as requested
- Attends pre-, mid-, and post-program faculty meetings

Employment Standards:

* Education/Experience
- MA or PhD in language, language teaching or related field strongly
- 2+ years of previous language teaching experience in the target
- Native or near-native language ability
- Previous experience teaching in intensive program strongly preferred
- Previous experience in content or project-based instruction strongly

* Skills/Abilities/Knowledge
- Excellent teaching and interpersonal communication skills
- Familiarity with communicative teaching practices and use of authentic
materials to teach foreign language
- Proven dedication to excellence in language teaching
- Willingness and ability to become acquainted and comply with SILP
processes and regulations as well as Institute policies

* Physical Requirements/Environment
- The Monterey Institute maintains a smoke-free/drug-free workplace

Required Application Materials:
- Curriculum Vitae and cover letter detailing all relevant teaching and
language experience, a brief description of your teaching philosophy, and
your interest in the position
- Two letters of recommendation from previous teaching experience
(evaluations are not required but would be appreciated)

For full job details and to apply visit: http://apptrkr.com/219670

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications: http://apptrkr.com/219670
Contact Information:
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Email: noemailsjobelephant.com

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