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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Language Specialist in Durant, Oklahoma

Language Specialist


Start Rate: $23.35/hour

Job Summary: Assist with providing language resources for Community Language classes, assist with translation of various documents from the Choctaw to English and from English to the Choctaw language and teach Choctaw language courses to employees, students and the public.

Primary Tasks:

  1. Translate the Choctaw Language to English and translate English to Choctaw.

  2. Substitute teach Choctaw Language Classes for employees, community classes, and public schools.

  3. Plan and coordinate learning activities.

  4. Proof, read, or create documents in the Choctaw Language as needed by the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma.

  5. Work with the staff at the School of Choctaw Language on a variety of language activities.

  6. Learn to speak Choctaw fluently.

  7. Other duties as may be assigned by the Director of the School of Choctaw Language.

Required Education, Skills and Experience:


  • High School Diploma or GED.

  • Novice level speaker in the Choctaw Language.

  • The willingness to learn to teach Choctaw and to develop lesson plans.

  • Two (2) years of high school or community language class instruction.


  • College Degree.

  • Fluent speaker with the experience to translate Choctaw to English or English to Choctaw.

  • Choctaw language teaching experience.

  • Five (5) years of teaching language classes in the community


Job Health Care Services

Primary Location OK-Durant

Work Locations Durant HQ 1802 Chukka Hina Durant 74701

Organization Education

Schedule Regular


Day Job

Job Posting 09/30/2022, 1:28:14 PM

Req ID: 22010661