Vacancy Announcement at U.S. Embassy in Armenia

The Language Center of the US Embassy in Yerevan is seeking an experienced and highly qualified Farsi Language Specialist to teach language classes to adult learners in person. This is a part-time contract position.

The appliciants should have Armenian Citizenship.

Open Period: 06/15/2023 – 06/30/2023

Appointment Type: Permanent


The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Delivering foreign language training to adult language learners
  • Tailoring approach to student learning styles and strategies
  • Working as part of a teaching team
  • Supplementing instruction with contemporary authentic material
  • Using basic classroom technology, including audio/video components and computer applications like Microsoft Office
  • Delivering instruction via interactive synchronous and asynchronous learning activities

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Native capability in Farsi and at least level 3 proficiency in English
  • 4 years of experience teaching adult language education and methodology
  • 3 years of experience preparing and presenting face-to-face language instruction within a formal language environment
  • 1 year of experience finding and using authentic materials to support learning objectives
  • Bachelor’s Degree

 The following qualifications would be nice to have:

Experience teaching translation, grammar, listening and reading comprehension, speaking, writing.


The compensation range for this position is $15-$20 per hour, the payment depends on on the quantity of classes.

If you are interested in this opportunity and meet the qualifications, please apply by submitting your CV to

Applicaints who are selected for an interview will be contacted via email.