English Language Trainer

Posted 3 weeks ago
Job Category Training
        Highest Finished Education -Bachelor in English/Computer Science/Engineering
Vacancy Number VA-2020-008
Title English Language Trainer
Organization Zohak Technology (ZTech)
Duty Station Kabul, Afghanistan
Province/City Kabul
Duration 1 Year Contract (Extendable)
No of Jobs 10
Nationality Afghan
Gender Male/ Female
Salary Range As per company salary scale
Announcing Date September 28, 2020
Closing Date October 3, 2020
Job Type English Training
Shift 8:00AM 4:30PM
Job Status Full time
Experience 4 Years

Zohak Technology (ZTech) is a private Afghan owned company working in collaboration of Afghan Government and International agencies in different parts of Afghanistan.

You will be part of a dynamic team that will spearhead efforts to provide High Quality English Language Training to the Afghan Air Force Cadets, Pilots & Maintenance Candidates.


Duties & Responsibilities:

·         Plan, design, and deliver customized programs of English language instruction.

·         Prepare Afghan Air Force students for the American Language Course Placement Test (ALCPT), to include practice sessions.

·         Prepare Afghan Air Force cadets for English Comprehension Level (ECL) practice and test sessions.

·         Prepare Afghan Air Force cadets for General English learning and conversation improvement.

·         Prepare Afghan Air Force cadets for test taking preparation and strategies and General Military/Occupational & Technical English (as needed).

·         Create lesson plans, presentations, visual aids and other training materials, as required.

·         Deliver classroom-based training to students of varying proficiencies.

·         Research and develop specialized language content (ESP) as required.

·         Prepare for and provide test taking preparation and strategies.

·         Design, create and administer various training assessments and evaluations.

·         Ensure accurate and timely completion of all required program reports and records.

·         Pursue continuous improvement of training services and products.

·         Set up, arrange, improvise, and maintain physical training spaces as required.

·         Observe and obey all established safety procedures and protocols.

·         Participate in meetings, training, professional development, exercises, and drills as directed.

·         Accept tasking and guidance from Program Manager and Training Manager to fulfill training requirements.

·         Interact with US and coalition force mentors if needed.

  • Provide oversight to ensure trainings are accomplished in accordance with the Performance Work Statement (PWS).

·         Supervise students’ attendance and behavior and follow up as appropriate, in accordance with the Student Handbook.

·         Teach and deliver the Aviation/maintenance English language materials to the Afghan Air cadets, NCOs and pilot/maintenance candidates.

·         Write reports on students with clear formative comments and targets as to how to improve work by defined deadlines given, and provide regular estimated grades and feedback on assessments.

·         Maintain current lesson plans, assessment data (i.e., grades), and attendance records using a defined school-sanctioned electronic interface.


Qualifications and Requirement:

·         English Language Instructor to teach English Language to Dari/Pashto-speaking Afghan Air Force cadets in Kabul, Afghanistan.

·         The Instructor must possess considerable initiative, a collaborative nature, strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to succeed in challenging, high-ambiguity work environments.

·         Excellent oral and writing skills in English

·         Problem-solving capability

·         Capacity for prioritizing conflicting demands

·         Acuity for balancing the normal demands of a range of work and responsibilities without disruption to other team members or school staff

·         Ability to gather facts and to analyze situations objectively, accurately, and in an organized fashion

·         Demonstrates good critical thinking skills to understand student and staff issues

·         Excellent listening and questioning skills

·         Attentive to deadlines

·         Flexible

·         Computer literacy

Essential Qualifications:

·         Bachelor's degree from an accredited university & five year of related experience, OR two years related experience with Master's degree

·         A minimum of 8 years of experience teaching English in lieu of a Bachelor Degree

·         Familiarization with the Afghan Air Force structure/organization and mission.

  • Computer skills required (word processing, electronic presentation, internet navigation, email management, touch typing and using computer as a tool for online teaching or so)

The application must comprise of one-page cover letter explaining your interest and suitability for the post attaching your CV to it. Interested Afghan National Candidates should submit their applications via e-mail. Please note that applications received after the closing date (October 3, 2020) will not be given consideration. Only short-listed candidates whose applications respond to the above criteria will be contacted for a written test and your E-mail’s subject should be “VA-2020-008” otherwise your CV will not be considered.

Note: Please be informed that applications exceeding 1 MB will be automatically deleted from the system, only a cover letter and a CV is required.

E-mail: hr@ztech.com.af