LINGUIST List 21.2567
Fri Jun 11 2010
Jobs: Multiple Langs/Lang Acquisition: Consultant, The World Bank Group
Editor for this issue: Christy Bird
Arabic; Mandarin Chinese; Spanish; Portuguese; Russian; French; Language Acquisition: Consultant, The World Bank Group, DC, USA
Message 1: Arabic; Mandarin Chinese; Spanish; Portuguese; Russian; French; Language Acquisition: Consultant, The World Bank Group, DC, USA
From: Noor Tawfeeq <ntawfeeqworldbank.org>
Subject: Arabic; Mandarin Chinese; Spanish; Portuguese; Russian; French; Language Acquisition: Consultant, The World Bank Group, DC, USA
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University or Organization: The World Bank Group
Department: Language and Culture Program
Job Location: District of Columbia, USA
Web Address: http://www.worldbankgroup.org/
Job Rank: Consultant
Specialty Areas: Language Acquisition
Required Language(s): Arabic, Standard (arb)
Chinese, Mandarin (cmn)
The Leadership and Organizational Effectiveness Unit of the World Banks'Human Resources Department is seeking part-time Language Instructors inArabic, Chinese, French, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish. The program'swork focuses on providing language training and other learning support forBank staff in the area of intercultural communication. These positionsdemand expertise and experience in the fields of second languageacquisition, the integration of culture in language classes, and teachingadult learners.
The World Bank is searching for these part-time Language Instructors forits headquarters in Washington, DC.
Qualifications:- Native speakers of the target language and excellent command of Englishin oral and written communication.- Master's degree or higher in language teaching, second languageacquisition, applied linguistics or a related field. At least 3 years ofrecent experience in language teaching and curriculum design in the targetlanguage. Alternatively, the candidates may have a B.A. in theaforementioned fields and at least 5 years of experience.
Short-listed candidates may be required to submit a sample of instructionaldesign, and a classroom demonstration.
Qualified candidates may send their CV and letter of interest to NoorTawfeq at ntawfeqworldbank.org.
The World Bank Group is committed to achieving diversity in terms of gender,nationality, culture and educational background. Individuals withdisabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will betreated in the strictest confidence.
Application Deadline: 16-Jul-2010
Mailing Address for Applications:
Program Assistant Noor Tawfeeq
The World Bank Group
1776 G Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20433
Email Address for Applications: ntawfeeqworldbank.org
Page Updated: 11-Jun-2010