Chinese Mandarin Language Instructor

Employer
Global Dimensions, LLC
Location
Linthicum, MD
Posted
Dec 07, 2022
Closes
Dec 09, 2022
Ref
725785951
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
A$ A' "A' ?Global Dimensions is a HUBZone, service disabled, veteran-owned small business based in Fredericksburg, VA. We are a dynamic, expanding company with exciting opportunities in language/culture, training/education/instruction, IT, cyber security, and intelligence (analysts, CI, HUMINT, SIGINT, etc.). Global Dimensions is currently seeking a qualified Chinese Mandarin language instructor with experience in both in-person and virtual language curriculum instruction teaching adults.This position is on a part-time on call basis, during regular business hours for language classes from a few weeks to several months in duration. Qualified instructors must teach be located in the following locations: Linthicum/Ft. Meade, MD, Anchorage, AK, San Angelo, TX, Augusta, GA, or Ft. Shafter, HI. This is NOT a remote position.Qualified candidates must have the following:RequirementsChinese Mandarin instructor must have a minimum ILR level 4 in reading, listening and speaking in Chinese Mandarin and a minimum ILR level 2 in reading, writing, speaking and listening in EnglishOR the instructor shall have a ILR level 4 in American English and a minimum ILR level 3 in reading and listening in Mandarin.Instructors shall be familiar with the purpose of classroom assessments, characteristics of good classroom tests (validity, reliability, and practicality) and their significance in test design, and the appropriate uses of different test item types.Must have 5 years' experience delivering listening and reading comprehension exercises/activities using authentic audio files and graphic texts.Must have 5 years' experience employing teaching strategies for decoding spoken and written texts.Must have a BS/BA degree from any accredited college or university. In lieu of the Bachelor's Degree, an additional four (4) years of directly related experience teaching language to adults may be substituted.Must have 5 years' experience delivering on-line language learning via an LMS such as Blackboard, both completely online and in blended (online/ in-person) offerings. Must have 5 years' experience with the three types of Content-Based Instruction (CBI): themed, shelter and adjunct; be able to determine which CBI model works best for intermediate and advanced language learning courses; and have experience developing materials and courses which support these types of instruction.Be familiar with project-based learning and project creation (the former is a learning experience that encourages critical thinking while the latter does not necessarily enable the students to develop or apply their analytical skills) andExperience delivering project-based language learning courses.Be located in the following locations: Linthicum/Ft. Meade, MD, Anchorage, AK, San Angelo, TX, Augusta, GA, or Ft. Shafter, HI. Not a telework/at-home position.

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