WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of State is still accepting applications for Foreign Service English Language Officer (ELO) positions.
English Language Officers work with U.S. embassies to develop long-term English language programming strategic plans. English Language Officers develop sustained partnerships with English language professionals, encourage their membership in a mutually supportive global network, support their professional growth, and enhance their ability to influence positively the lives of their students.
Click here (http://careers.state.gov/specialist/vacancy-announcements/elo
) to view the vacancy announcement, and to start the online application process through Gateway to State via USAJobs. Please note that the deadline to submit completed applications has been extended to April 24, 2013.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens at least 20 years old to apply and at least 21 years of age to be appointed, able to qualify for a top secret security clearance, and able to obtain all necessary medical and suitability clearances. Applicants must also be willing to serve worldwide. All potential applicants are strongly urged to read the entire vacancy announcement to ensure that they meet all of the requirements for this position before applying.
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