LINGUIST List 32.1072

Wed Mar 24 2021

Jobs: Hebrew; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics: Consultant, Duolingo

Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <beccalinguistlist.org>



Date: 24-Mar-2021
From: Shawn Sendar <shawnduolingo.com>
Subject: Hebrew; Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics: Consultant, Duolingo
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University or Organization: Duolingo
Job Location: , ---------------- (Telecommute)
Web Address: https://www.duolingo.com/
Job Title: Hebrew Pedagogy Expert

Job Rank: Consultant

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics

Required Language(s): Hebrew (heb)

Description:

Duolingo is looking for an experienced Hebrew language teacher to help us improve how we teach the Hebrew alphabet. This is a temporary freelance position (no benefits included). All work will be conducted remotely and hours are flexible, though occasional scheduled Zoom meetings will be required.

Responsibilities:
- Plan a scaffolded sequence of lessons for teaching the Hebrew alphabet
- Use your pedagogical expertise to develop creative course content in Hebrew

Requirements:
- Proficiency in modern Hebrew
- Experience teaching Hebrew as a second language to speakers of English
- Experience creating language learning materials/curricula
- Basic computer skills (Google docs, spreadsheets)
- Excellent interpersonal communication and organizational skills
- Ability to work at least 20 hours a week for at least 3 months

Exceptional candidates will have:
- Native proficiency in Hebrew
- M.A. or Ph.D. in Hebrew, Near Eastern studies, second language acquisition, linguistics, or a related field
- Demonstrated experience or research background in best practices for teaching the Hebrew alphabet

Please visit the application link provided below to apply.

Application Deadline: (Open until filled)

Web Address for Applications: https://duolingo.breezy.hr/p/96302ef85534-hebrew-pedagogy-expert
Contact Information:
Sendar
Email: shawnduolingo.com


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