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LINGUIST List 23.944

Fri Feb 24 2012

Jobs: Various Languages; Applied Ling; Lang Acq: Teacher, VL247, LLC

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        1.     Kati Wheeler , Various Languages; Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Teacher, VL247, LLC


Message 1: Various Languages; Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Teacher, VL247, LLC
Date: 23-Feb-2012
From: Kati Wheeler <careersvl247llc.com>
Subject: Various Languages; Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition: Teacher, VL247, LLC
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University or Organization: VL247, LLC
Job Location: ---------------- (Telecommute)
Job Rank: Teacher

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition


Description:

VL247 is hiring qualified native speakers of any language and culture to
facilitate language training to a diverse range of students. Languages
include but are not limited to:
- Arabic MSA
- Brazilian Portuguese
- Chinese; Mandarin
- Czech
- Dari
- Finnish
- Hindi
- Italian
- Korean
- Lao
- Norwegian
- Pashto
- Persian Farsi
- Portuguese (Continental)
- Romanian
- Russian
- Serbo-Croatian
- Somali
- Spanish
- Swahili
- Swedish
- Tagalog
- Urdu
- and more!

Classes take place online in a live, virtual school environment and
candidates are required to have computer and technical proficiency.
Additional minimum requirements include a Bachelor's degree; native
fluency in the language; and basic English language skills. Further, it is
preferred that applicants possess knowledge and understanding of the ILR
proficiency scale (Interagency Language Roundtable). Candidates should
also demonstrate knowledge of the respective area's history, culture,
politics and economy; possess the ability to use the latest technology; and
be open to new teaching techniques. Also desired is experience in
teaching language skills to a wide range of students, from beginners to
those at a more advanced proficiency level.

Instructors for VL247 be will part of a team approach that develops training
content that realistically relates to the student's interests and needs. Not
only will the instructor's responsibility be to foster an environment that
promotes language learning and cultural enrichment but also to
demonstrate and incorporate knowledge of the student's interests and
needs into every session.

Candidates can submit a resume to the application email address below.


Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications: careersvl247llc.com
Contact Information:
Kati Wheeler
Email: careersvl247llc.com

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