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Second Language Acquisition/Pedagogy Specialists
Summary
Title:Second Language Acquisition/Pedagogy Specialists
ID:1376
Department:Training
Description
Second Language Acquisition/Pedagogy Specialists

JTG is currently seeking SLA/Pedagogy Specialists in foreign language learning and assessment materials development.


Location: Vienna, VA, and Nationwide

Status: Full time


Responsibilities:
  • Working closely with target language experts (native speakers of various languages), design learning and assessment materials around authentic texts and/or video/audio passages for these languages at required Inter-Agency Language Roundtable (ILR) levels.
  • Review learning and assessment materials for pedagogical quality and adherence to project standards and specifications.
  • Undergo initial training and carry out training of target language experts when needed.
  • Perform other administrative duties as assigned or as needed, depending on project deliverables.
Basic Qualifications:
  • At least 5 years of experience in teaching and/or learning and assessment materials development
  • Knowledge of and experience with the ILR proficiency scale.
  • Excellent oral and written English and cross-cultural communication skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks, prioritize work, and work under tight deadlines.
  • U.S. citizenship.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with text complexity rating according to the ILR scale.
  • Knowledge of a foreign language.

Education:

  • Master’s degree in a language-related field required (Ph.D. preferred).
This position reports to the Team Lead



Founded in 1995, JTG is an Employee-Owned Company that is specialized in language services, training, and analytics. JTG is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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