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Language Instructors are employed by a variety of organizations providing education services and are responsible for helping students improve their foreign language skills. Usual work activities listed on a Language Instructor resume example are teaching courses, encouraging conversations in a foreign language like French or German, preparing class materials, giving homework and grading tests. The most successful resume samples for this position highlight qualifications like instruction abilities, organization, and people skills. A Bachelor's Degree in a foreign language is common among Language Instructors.

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Language Instructor, Cultural Advisor and Curriculum Developer

Taught students Afghan culture and society practices through use of literature and art

  • Performed the tasks of planning and teaching lessons to develop students' Dari and Pashto speaking and writing skills
  • Monitored and evaluated the performance of students by developing and assigning readings and giving quizzes
  • Encouraged and motivated students during the learning process through use of effective lesson planning
  • Successfully developed curriculum based on level 0 - 5
  • Attended certifying workshops to conduct testing of Oral Proficiency
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Comparative Literature And Linguistics
2

Chief Language Instructor

Director of School Operations and Chief Administration Officer for Asian School I Department.

  • Directly supervised 16 military language instructors in their daily duties relating to instruction, administration, and student accountability.
  • Advised 240+ department chairpersons, associate professors, and assistant professors in their daily duties relating to course instruction, test scheduling, grade reporting, attendance management, and student progress reporting.
  • Oversaw academic progress and reporting of 600+ students assigned to study 48 to 64 week long basic level language course in Chinese Mandarin, Japanese, Thai, or Tagalog.
  • Ensured 800+ students met academic and military/professional obligations to successfully graduate and receive an official graduation diploma from DLI.
  • Managed School Immersion program with $500+K budget, sending 80+ students to Beijing, China for 4- 6 weeks.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Communications Technology
AA
Chinese Mandarin
BS
Liberal Studies
3

Language Instructor

(TEFL Certified) - Recruited to teach general and business English to student and professional clients of all ages and levels.

  • Customized programs for group and private clients. Efficiently developed individual motivational learning goals with clients to increase engagement and retention.
  • Tested and evaluated learning progress and improvement to meet client goals.
  • Collaborated with colleagues on strategies to increase revenue opportunities aligned with client needs and on techniques to improve teaching effectiveness contributing to client satisfaction.
  • Ultimately, taught clients to communicate in English to conduct business with international colleagues, to seek global job opportunities, and to be eligible to attend English speaking universities.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Marketing And Hr Management
4

Math and Language Instructor

Instructed students, using lecture, demonstrations, audiovisual aids, and other materials to supplement presentations.

  • Prepared students for taking Regency Exams in mathematics
  • Encouraged students to take control of their learning by using hands-on inquiry-based programs and the Internet
  • Prepared Online language lessons in languages such as Igbo, Yoruba and French. Other languages are in progress.
  • Wrote, designed and produced lesson plans using PowerPoint and traditional methods.
  • Followed curriculum guidelines, and requirements of state and schools.
  • Assessed students' progress using tests, quizzes, and portfolio based assessment strategies.
Candidate Info
50
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
MS
Transportation Engineering
5

English Language Instructor

Developed curricula, created coursework, wrote lesson plans, and taught classes for all ages and levels of English learners in general English and business English.

  • Prepared students for undergraduate and graduate entrance exams (SAT, GMAT, GRE).
  • Built a client-base of Russian nationals interested in studying English, western culture, economy, and markets by networking with existing clients and researching and contacting potential clients.
  • Assessed students' needs and created individualized tutoring programs in business English for one-on-one lessons with corporate executives.
  • Researched teaching methods to optimize immersion and information absorption in and out of class.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
English Language Teaching To Adults
BA
History
6

Time Korean Language Instructor

Taught government employees at Wright Patterson Air Force Base or company employees

  • Emphasized oral proficiency with explicit instruction on grammar as needed
  • Helped students acquire the appropriate way to use Korean language in real situation by providing a variety of authentic materials.
  • Created performance assessments to evaluate students' progress and status.
  • Maintained students' interest, motivation, participation, and discipline through creative classroom techniques
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Korean Language And Literature
MA
Foreign And Second Language Education
7

English Language Instructor

Taught 12 periods per week to 4 classes of 27 secondary students with low level English

  • Designed original lesson plans to effectively and creatively help students improve their conversation, grammar, and vocabulary skills
  • Motivated students to be confident in their speaking and emphasized correct pronunciation
  • Adapted to and embraced differences in language and cultural norms within Thailand and throughout SE Asia
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Global Studies
8

English As A Second Language Instructor

  • Increased over 220 elementary students' English proficiency by assessing reading, writing, listening, and speaking
  • Encouraged students to communicate only in English using games, media, and refusing to respond in Korean
  • Updated students' knowledge of different cultures, including those within western societies
  • Created and implemented curriculums for Summer, Winter, and After School sessions for advanced students
  • Researched and designed interesting activities and materials that reinforce students' lessons
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology, Spanish
MA
Counseling
9

English Language Instructor

  • Increased student English literacy levels for non-native speaking students in all grade levels
  • Developed student learning through interactive and creative lessons to meet the needs of all students
  • Created daily lesson plans to supplement in class activities
  • Assessed each students progress to ensure goals were met and assure that the class may advance
  • Managed student behavior and classroom structure
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BA
Spanish
BS
Urban And Regional Studies
MA
Urban Planning
10

Assistant Director of Admissions/language Instructor

Assisted with the general marketing, sales, and administration of a private English language (ESL) academy:

  • Qualified overseas and domestic agents who promote ESL programs;
  • Created marketing materials such as web content to attract potential students;
  • Responded to general inquiries from potential students;
  • Assisted incoming students and coordinated the application process including US visa documentation; and
  • Maintained student records and files.
  • Taught ESL classes to students at a wide range of ability levels. Subject matter includes reading, writing, conversation, grammar, and industry specific content.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Advertising & Business Management

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