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The Department of East Asian and Pacific Languages at the Foreign Service Institute has an opening for a language training supervisor. For details, please see announcement #FSI-2013-0035 at www.usajobs.gov. The position is full-time, limited to 2 years.

Duties
Manages and directs the long term East Asian and Pacific language training program(s) which varies widely in numbers of Language and Culture Instructors (LCI's) and students supervised, frequency of course presentations and lengths of courses. Recruits, trains and develops Language and Culture Instructors to teach language and culture of the East Asian and Pacific region. Exercises professional linguistic skills to develop and monitor language training program(s) to bring students to high levels of language proficiency. May manage groups of instructors and students whose political, cultural and religious differences make coordination and counseling efforts difficult and challenging. Designs new courses and/or makes extensive revisions in existing training courses. Becomes certified to administer and score official proficiency tests.

Languages preferred
Professional Proficiency in an East Asian and Pacific language (Burmese, Cantonese, Mandarin Chinese, Indonesian, Japanese, Khmer, Korean, Lao, Malay, Mongolian, Tagalog, Thai, Tibetan or Vietnamese).

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https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/338135500



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