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    The Directorate of Support (DS) provides everything the CIA needs to accomplish its critical mission of defending our nation. The DS provides business operations support to Agency components including all aspects of security, logistics, facilities, finance, education, medical services and human resources. Learn more about the Directorate of Support at https://www.cia.gov/offices-of-cia/mission-support/

    As a Foreign Language Instructor for the CIA, you will deliver programs that provide intelligence professionals with the foreign language communications skills and cross-cultural awareness they need to live and work abroad effectively or to perform other language-related duties. Foreign Language Instructors apply the latest instructional methodologies to meet highly customized student needs and conduct language proficiency testing in reading, speaking and understanding for skills evaluation. In addition, you may be asked to provide a variety of language support services worldwide.
    Foreign Language Instructors have advanced proficiency in at least one of the following languages:

    • Arabic.
    • Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian.
    • Bulgarian.
    • Chinese.
    • Dari/Pashto.
    • French.
    • German.
    • Greek.
    • Indonesian.
    • Italian.
    • Japanese.
    • Korean.
    • Macedonian.
    • Pashto.
    • Persian.
    • Polish.
    • Portuguese.
    • Romanian.
    • Russian.
    • Spanish.
    • Thai.
    • Turkish.
    • Vietnamese.
    In addition to base salary, you can earn annual incentive pay based on the language and your language proficiency. Foreign Language Instructors who speak multiple languages may also qualify for additional incentive pay in varying amounts. Furthermore, new employees may qualify for a lump-sum hiring bonus.

    For further information and to apply, please visit: https://www.cia.gov/careers/opportunities/support-professional/foreign-language-instructors.html

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    Responsibilities

    KEY REQUIREMENTS

    • US citizenship required (dual national US citizens are eligible).
    • All positions require relocation to the Washington, DC metropolitan area.
    • All applicants must successfully complete a thorough medical and psychological exam, a polygraph interview, and a comprehensive background investigation.
    • All applicants must generally not have used illegal drugs within the last twelve months. The issue of illegal drug use prior to twelve months ago is carefully evaluated during the medical and security processing.
    For further information and to apply, please visit: https://www.cia.gov/careers/opportunities/support-professional/foreign-language-instructors.html

    MAJOR DUTIES

    For further information and to apply, please visit: https://www.cia.gov/careers/opportunities/support-professional/foreign-language-instructors.html

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel is dependent upon position description and availability of funding.

    Supervisory status

    No

  • Job family (Series)

    1040 Language Specialist

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/494078100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.