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Instructor/Russian Language instructor/Curriculum developer/Manager

Location:
San Antonio, Texas, United States
Posted:
August 16, 2019

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Yelena V. Oboroko

***** ****** *** *** ******* TX 78253

808-***-****

ac93m8@r.postjobfree.com

SSN: xxx-xx-8893

Country of Citizenship: United States

Security Clearance: Interim - Secret pending upgrade to TS-SCI with Poly

Position Title: Foreign Affairs Officer (FAO)/Global Language Online Support System (GLOSS)- Defense Language Institute (DLI) Developer, Foreign Language – Site Manager, Senior Russian Foreign Language Instructor, POI Analyst, Language Analyst, Academic Specialist, Professor Assistant, Educator, Linguist, Private Tutor

Core Competencies

Native Russian Speaker with 2+ years living in Europe, Regional Studies Expert with Individual/Small Group Instruction on European/Russian Culture, Leadership, Classroom Evaluation, Lesson Plan Authorship, Subject Matter Expert in POI Development/Curriculum Development and Evaluation, Educational Materials Design, Language Course Development, E-Learning Delivery, Written/Oral Communication, Attention to Detail, Planning/Organizational Skills, Interpersonal Relationship Building, Multiple Tasks Simultaneous Management, Conflict Resolution, Stress Management, Superior 3/3 - English ACTFL Proficiency, 4/4 - Russian ACTFL Proficiency, Russian DLPT 5 (2016) 3/3, Russian ALTA (2018) Reading/Listening test 4/4, Deltek Timesheets, SMART Boards, USSOCOM Licensed Software Suite of Transparent Language Inc., CL-150 Technology Matrix for Critical Languages, Microsoft Office Suite

Professional Experience

September 2017 – Present

AAC Inc. Information Technology and Services

Craig Technology Inc.

FAO/GLOSS - DLI Subject Matter Expert

Online/Remote Task Order for FAO/GLOSS - DLI Program Development

Hours Worked per Week: 30

Salary: $60,000 Annually

Supervisor: Wayne Johnson (Program Manager) Phone: 401-***-**** May Contact

Supervisor: John Roderick (Program Manager) Phone: 757-***-**** May Contact

June 2019-Present

HeyTutor online portal for private tutoring

English language one-on-one, Russian language one-one-one for beginners, intermediate and superior level students.

Hours Worked per Week: varies

Salary: varies

Supervisor: Will Giliani Phone: 855-***-**** Ext. 110

February 2017 – June 2019

Yorktown Systems Group, Inc.

Language, Regional Expertise, and Culture Instructor (Russian) Contractor/Subject Matter Expert

Special Warfare Education Group (SWEG)

Fort Bragg, NC

Hours Worked per Week: 40

Salary: $40,000 Annually

Supervisor: Tammie Briscoe (Program Manager) Phone: 910-***-**** May Contact

Please see full description of duties, responsibilities and accomplishments for this assignment as referenced in assignment held during September 2015 – February 2017 at Fort Bragg, NC.

Sep 2015 – Present

Feature languages Inc.

Online - Language, Regional Expertise, and Culture Instructor (Russian) Contractor/Subject Matter Expert

On line tutoring via WebEx /evenings and weekends

Hours Worked per Week: varies by request

Salary: varies by request

Supervisor: Josepheen Kurlos (Manager) Phone: 703-***-**** May Contact

September 2015 – February 2017

Mid-Atlantic Professionals Inc., DBA SSI

Site Manager/Subject Matter Expert

3rd SFG, MISOC, 95th Civil Affairs (Brigade)

Fort Bragg, NC

Hours Worked per Week: 40

Salary: $50,000 Annually

Supervisor: Natalia Vines (Director) Phone: 910-***-**** May Contact

Justin Bridgman (Program Manager) Phone: 704-***-**** May Contact

MSG Robert Castañeda (CLPM, 3rd SFG) Phone: 910-***-**** May Contact

Site Manager/Senior Russian Language Instructor/Developer

Effectively provided Language, Regional Expertise and Culture Site Management and language instruction while assigning responsibilities to staff personnel, effectively/efficiently utilizing available resources to achieve tasks in alignment with scheduled timeframes, and assessing work performance of contracted language instructors. Proficient in delivering language training thru multi-learning platforms to include face-to face, online, synchronous, asynchronous. Able to develop and implement multiple IRL eLearning POIs that include authentic material and cultural references that lead to lectures, classroom discussions, role plays and appropriate demonstrations of work-related tasks. Culminated with additional iso-immersions tailored to specific instructional needs of client that include an individual POI with a heavy focus on Area Cultural Studies. Able to conduct a weekly diagnostic assessment and provide feedback to client and colleagues to further refine individual POIs for students.

Continually interfaced with Active Duty and GS Government personnel to present interim results, discuss any issues/concerns and ensure compliance with all contractual and task orders terms/conditions. Directed language/cultural training activities, monitored/tracked/communicated progress and verified completion of all taskings. Also identified project resources, ensured achievement of proper staffing levels and oversaw classroom activities in support of proper situational management as well as utilization of appropriate instruction methodologies.

Gained expertise in and held comprehensive responsibilities for assuring Individualized Lesson Plan Development, POI Development, Small Group Instruction Developing Training Materials Curriculum Evaluation, and Scoring Tests/Projects Integrating Educational Technology Classroom Evaluation. Proficient in use of classroom technologies to include SMART Technologies with audio and DVD video; Proficient in all Microsoft applications.

Additionally, was tasked to provide up to 18,000 hours of professional language instruction to over 200 military personnel, including members of the Special Forces. Skillfully focused on teaching specialized languages to meet second-language requirements for overseas field assignments; developed appropriate course lesson plans/activities and provided insightful feedback concerning word/phrase pronunciation as well as the use of various idioms and expressions.

Also, on weekly basis, designed additional areas of curriculum that provided supplementary information/materials, and worked with students preparing for the Oral Proficiency Interview (OPI) examinations and Defense Language Proficiency Test (DLPT). Regularly provided counsel/advisement/academic support covering target language choices for students on a one-to-one basis. Successfully recorded students achieving 1+/1+ and 2/2 on OPI examination, after starting as beginners and following a six-month study cohort.

October 2014 – September 2015

Global Technology Solutions, LLC

Language, Regional Expertise, and Culture Instructor (Russian) Contractor

Special Warfare Education Group (SWEG)

Fort Bragg, NC

Hours Worked per Week: 40

Salary: $40,000 Annually

Supervisor: Margarita Dennis (Director) Phone: 910-***-**** May Contact

Alexandra Moore (Site Manager) Phone: 910-***-**** May Contact

Russian Language Instructor/Subject Matter Expert

Please see full description of duties, responsibilities and accomplishments for this assignment as referenced in assignment held during September 2015-February 2017 at Fort Bragg, NC.

During October 2014-September 2015 assignment recorded student OPI results of 1-2+/2+, 6-2/2, 3-1+/1+.

April 2014 – October 2014

Mid-Atlantic Professionals Inc., DBA SSI

Language, Regional Expertise, and Culture Instructor (Russian) Contractor

Special Warfare Education Group (SWEG)

Fort Bragg, NC

Hours Worked per Week: 40

Salary: $40,000 Annually

Supervisor: Natalia Vines (Director) Phone: 910-***-**** May Contact

Justin Bridgman (Program Manager) Phone: 704-***-**** May Contact

Russian Language Instructor

Please see full description of duties, responsibilities and accomplishments for this assignment as referenced in assignment held during September 2015-February 2017 at Fort Bragg, NC.

During April 2014-October 2014assignment recorded student OPI results of 1-3/3, 2-2/2, 3-1+/1+.

September 2013 – April 2014

Multilingual Solutions, Inc.

Language, Regional Expertise, and Culture Instructor (Russian) Contractor

Special Warfare Education Group (SWEG), 3rd SFG

Fort Bragg, NC

Hours Worked per Week: 40

Salary: $40,000 Annually

Supervisor: David Putnam (Director) Phone: 910-***-**** May Contact

MSG Robert Castañeda (CLPM, 3SFG) Phone: 910-***-**** May Contact

Russian Language Instructor

Please see full description of duties, responsibilities and accomplishments for this assignment as referenced in assignment held during September 2015-February 2017 at Fort Bragg, NC.

During September 2013-April 2014 assignment recorded student OPI results of 2-2/2, 3-1+/1+.

October 2012 – September 2013

Buffalo Group

Language, Regional Expertise, and Culture Instructor (Russian) Contractor

Special Warfare Education Group (SWEG)

Fort Bragg, NC

Hours Worked per Week: N/A

Salary: $40,000 Annually

Supervisor: Jason Kozlowski email:ac93m8@r.postjobfree.com May Contact

Russian Foreign Language Instructor

In this role expertly organized subject material from multiple languages, including books and audio activities; skillfully reformatted each book, on a chapter-by-chapter basis, to PDF format and added audio enhancements for each lesson activity. Manufactured CDs based on PDF lessons to facilitate at-home learning and continually assisted instructors by conducting OPE for students in preparation of OPI examinations.

May 2012 – October 2012

Comprehensive Language Center Inc.

Language, Regional Expertise, and Culture Instructor (Russian) Contractor

Special Warfare Education Group (SWEG)

Fort Bragg, NC

Hours Worked per Week: 40

Salary: $40,000 Annually

Supervisor: Jacqueline Whitehead (PM) Phone: 910-***-**** May Contact

Russian Foreign Language Instructor

Please see full description of duties, responsibilities and accomplishments for this assignment as referenced in assignment held during September 2015-February 2017 at Fort Bragg, NC.

During May 2012-October 2012 assignment recorded student OPI results of 1-2/2, 5-1+/1+.

April 2009 – May 2012

Child, Youth and School Age Services

Fort Jackson, SC

Hours Worked per Week: 20-40

Salary: NF-04

Supervisor: Jamillah Willard-Manigo Phone: 803-***-**** May Contact

Lead Program Assistant

Expertly led classroom teaching for five-hour sessions during normal Monday-Friday school week and provided one-hour tutoring sessions for students on a Monday-Friday schedule to support of preparation for testing on required Russian terminology.

July 2014-Present

Member of National Language Service Corps - NLSC

Interpretation, Translation, Localization

Education/Specialized Training/Certificates of Completion

Tashkent College of Information Science, Tashkent City, Uzbekistan

Bachelor’s Degree, Electrical Engineering, English Language Major, 2001

GPA: 3.0

Semester/Credit Hours: N/A

Pursuing Master’s Degree, in Liew of Master’s Degree also have 10+ years of experience in Teaching Russian language as a second Language

24hrs Pre-Assignment Training PAT - Current

“Team Teaching” Workshop, 2012

“Multiple Learning Styles”, 2012

Professional Development training on text-modes and selection, 2012

Anti-terrorism Training Course, 2012

Professional Development Training “8 steps of Lesson-Planning”, 2012

Professional Development Training on Overview of: Teams and Team Work, Interpersonal Communication, 2012

Teams and Teamwork/Interpersonal Communication, 2012

Trafficking in Person General Awareness Training, 2011

Sexual Abuse Prevention Training, 2011

Safety Fundamentals Course (10 hr. General industry), 2011

Professionalism in the Workplace, 2011

WNSF-Personally Identifiable Information (PII) Course, 2010

WNSF-Safe Home Computing Course, 2010

WNSF-Phishing Awareness Course, 2010

WNSF-Portable Electronic Device and Removable Storage Media, 2010

DOD Information Assurance Awareness, 2010

DATA-at-Risk Training, 2010

Operation Excellence Classroom Customer Service Training, 2010

US Army Installation Management Command, 2010

Annual Operation Security Training

Composite Risk Management Civilian Basic, 2010

Information Assurance Awareness, 2010

The Employee Safety Course (Ver.2.0), 2010

Office of Government Ethics OGE FORM 450, 2010

First AID Training

FEAR Act Training, 2010

Professional accomplishment:

Translation of military terminology and interpretation of high-level military tactics Module of Tajik Military Academy in support of 6th Military Information Support Battalion (Airborne) Headquarters; LTC Michelle G. Cook and CSM Wojciech J. Labuz; Nov-Dec 2017



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