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LINGUIST List 23.991

Tue Feb 28 2012

Jobs: Foreign Language Distance/Self-Learning: Instructional Systems Specialist, FBI

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        1.     ISS Posting Staff , Foreign Language Distance/Self-Learning; Instructional Design: Instructional Systems Specialist, Federal Bureau of Investigation, District of Columbia, USA


Message 1: Foreign Language Distance/Self-Learning; Instructional Design: Instructional Systems Specialist, Federal Bureau of Investigation, District of Columbia, USA
Date: 27-Feb-2012
From: ISS Posting Staff <linguist_postingsic.fbi.gov>
Subject: Foreign Language Distance/Self-Learning; Instructional Design: Instructional Systems Specialist, Federal Bureau of Investigation, District of Columbia, USA
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University or Organization: Federal Bureau of Investigation
Department: Foreign Language Training Program
Job Location: District of Columbia, USA
Job Rank: Instructional Systems Specialist

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Foreign Language Distance/Self-Learning; Instructional Design


Description:

The Federal Bureau of Investigation's Foreign Language Training Program
will have an upcoming vacancy announcement on http://www.usajobs.gov
for an Instructional Systems Specialist (ISS).

The ISS will serve as an expert in instructional technology, self-directed
language education, and the development/evaluation of foreign language
curricula, training tools and instructional materials. The ISS position does
not require language teaching, but the ISS will coordinate foreign language
classes offered to FBI employees, introduce language teaching tools to
instructors, and evaluate courses of instruction for a variety of language
schools and training conducted by the FBI.

Someone with an educational background in Instructional Design Practices,
Instructional Product Development, Learning Theory, Psychology of
Learning, or Computers in Education and Training would be an appropriate
candidate. Foreign language skill is not required, but anyone interested must
have experience designing and evaluating English and/or foreign language
training programs.

The position is a full time government position, with all attendant benefits,
located in Washington D.C. (downtown). Relocation expenses will be paid, if
required. The starting salary range is $74,872 - $89,033 (GS12 to GS13) and
will be based on your previous experience and educational level. The
position should be posted on usajobs within the next week. More information
about salary pre-requisites and federal benefits will be in the posting itself.
Any additional questions about the job duties and responsibilities can be
directed to linguist_postingsic.fbi.gov.

Application Deadline: 09-Mar-2012 (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications: http://www.usajobs.gov
Contact Information:
ISS Posting Staff
Email: linguist_postingsic.fbi.gov

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