LINGUIST List 21.2567

Fri Jun 11 2010

Jobs: Multiple Langs/Lang Acquisition: Consultant, The World Bank Group

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        1.    Noor Tawfeeq, 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
Date: 09-Jun-2010
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)                             French (fra)                             Portuguese (por)                             Russian (rus)                             Spanish (spa)
Description:

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 USA Email Address for Applications: ntawfeeqworldbank.org Contact Information:
Noor Tawfeeq Email: ntawfeeqworldbank.org

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