RBR Technologies Russian Language Instructor 1 in Linthicum Heights, Maryland

OUR COMPANY

RBR-Technologies is a service disabled veteran owned small business providing services and solutions in software and web development, IT engineering, knowledge management, language and training services. RBR has a reputation amongst customers and partners alike as the company of choice when high quality and mission success are top requirements. Our success is attributed to the intelligence, dedication, and years of experience our staff comprises within many government organizations including the Intelligence Community (IC), Department of Defense (DoD), and Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA). Join RBR's winning team and use your excellent Russian knowledge and instructional design skills to support vital national security missions.

Position Summary

The Russian Language Instructor develops and delivers language training based on customer requirements using a variety of techniques including face-to-face, online, distance, synchronous, asynchronous, and self-paced instruction. Employ blended learning techniques to include a combination of eLearning tools, lectures, classroom discussions, team exercises, readings, case studies, role plays, and demonstrations of required skills through work-related tasks. Develops and delivers iso immersion, language-related courses, and Area Studies training. Uses appropriate contemporary authentic material and courseware development technology. Develops and conducts diagnostic assessments. Collaborates on teaching and development teams as required.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Deliver foreign language training using Government- or Contractor-provided documentation, including assessment plans, instructor guides and student materials;

  • Tailor approaches in accordance with student learning styles and strategies;

  • Work as part of a teaching team, as required;

  • Interact with course developers, curriculum managers, Government instructors, and Contractor instructors to assist with design and implementation of training;

  • Use basic classroom technology to include audio/video/DVD components, and computer applications, such as Microsoft Office;

  • Provide constructive feedback on student progress to the Government. All learning assessments correlate with or directly support unit/topic/course objectives;

  • Deliver foreign language or English language training;

  • Deliver instruction via interactive synchronous and asynchronous learning activities;

  • Ensure all course delivery meets standards in ADET Instruction I-04;

  • Teach iso immersions;

  • Use classroom technology such as SmartBoard/Symposium and Blackboard;

  • Supplement instruction with contemporary authentic material;

REQUIREMENTS

  • B.A./B.S from any accredited college or university.

  • Speaker with native capability and a minimum ILR proficiency level 4 in reading, listening and speaking in the standard form of the language to be taught and a minimum ILR proficiency level 2 in reading, writing, speaking and listening in English OR a speaker with native capability in English and a minimum ILR proficiency level 3 in reading and listening in the standard form of the language to be taught. Skill levels must be documented within the last 3 years;

  • Five (5) years experience teaching adult language education and methodology, to include: Three of the five years experience shall include:

  • Preparing and presenting face-to-face language instruction within a formal language environment, preferably with a focus on translation, grammar, listening and reading comprehension, speaking and writing. For teaching English, experience should focus on teaching grammar, syntax and writing in English;

  • Two (2) years experience shall include:

  • Experience in identifying and using authentic materials to support objectives;

  • Experience in assessing student performance;

  • In lieu of the Bachelor?s Degree, an additional four (4) years of directly related experience teaching language to adults may be substituted;

  • Six (6) months experience using appropriate language fonts, keyboards, and language training software.

  • Preferred: SIGINT or Intelligence Community experience

BENEFITS

  • 401K (Automatic Employer Contribution)

  • Medical Insurance

  • (Multiple CareFirst BlueChoice Plans)

  • Employer Paid Dental and Vision Coverage

  • Short and Long Term Disability

  • Life Insurance

  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance

  • Paid Time Off

  • 10 Federal Holidays

  • Annual Community Outreach Entitlement

  • Bi-Annual IT Entitlement

  • Annual Cell Phone Entitlement

  • Academic Reimbursement Program

  • Certification Reimbursement Program

  • Professional Dues Reimbursement

  • Employee/Family focused Events

  • Flexible Work Schedules

RBR is an Equal Opportunity Employer