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    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.

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    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.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel possible, but not required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential

    13 - GS-10, Step 4 to GS-13, Step 5.

  • Job family (Series)

    1040 Language Specialist

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