Turkish Language Instructor I

As a Turkish Language Instructor at Karaman Language Solutions, you will be a part of a highly experienced and dynamic team that delivers programs to provide individuals with the Turkish language communications skills and cross-cultural awareness they need to live and work in Turkey effectively or to perform other Turkish language-related duties. Turkish 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. 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in one of the following fields or related studies:
    • Education
    • Foreign Languages
    • Linguistics
  • Native Turkish fluency as well as advanced English proficiency (applicants may be required to take proficiency tests in their claimed language)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Turkish history, culture, politics and economy
  • Ability to use the latest technology and teaching techniques

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience teaching language skills to adult learners, taking them from beginner to the general professional proficiency level in an intensive setting
  • Experience living, working and/or studying abroad

To apply, please send the following items via e-mail to contact@karamandc.com. Put Turkish Language Instructor I in the title.

  • Resume
  • Cover letter in which you specify your qualifications for this position. Please address why you want to work in this role and what differentiates you from other applicants.

Part-Time Turkish Translator 

  • MUST be fluent in near - Native or Native Turkish.
  • MUST be fluent in near - Native or Native English and have strong ability in written English composition.
  • MUST possess strong cultural knowledge and very capable and knowledgeable in Microsoft Applications and Internet research.
  • MUST HAVE the ability to review audio/video material and write/transcribe information into English Language with a high-degree of accuracy and expression AND have an excellent understanding of one or more regional dialects.

Preferred Qualifications

  • The ability to accurately translate a wide variety of complex texts from the source language into English. These texts may contain difficult, idiomatic, scientific, and colloquial writing.
  • Linguists shall be able to accurately capture cultural subtleties, nuance, and emphasis. A level of cultural mastery is required for the translator to capture socio-cultural essentials embedded in text to include political, religious, historic, and ethnic elements.
  • In terms of gisting/summarizing: Each Linguist Should Be able to identify and flawlessly summarize all pertinent factual information and abstract concepts, recognizing the significance of complex expressions, such as colloquial text or technical terminologies.
  • The ability to triage documentation to isolate full-range of information that is of importance to the task.

To apply, please send the following items via e-mail to contact@karamandc.com. Put Turkish Language Instructor I in the title.

  • Resume
  • Cover letter in which you specify your qualifications for this position. Please address why you want to work in this role and what differentiates you from other applicants.