COMMUNITY INTERPRETER VACANCY

Gateway Family Services CIC is the leading provider of training and employment to the health and social care sector. Our aim is to reduce inequalities in learning, employment and health.

 

Position Title:             Community Interpreter

Salary:                        £15 per hour (face to face interpreting) for the first hour.      

                                   Separate rates for telephone and translation

Hours per week:         Casual

Job Reference:           GW172

 

As a Community Interpreter (Public Sector Interpreter) you will work in the context of public services, such as health services and local government related services which include: health, housing, education, welfare and social services.

 

The role will involve completing a Level 2 qualification with CERTA – Community Interpreting. There will be a contribution of £50 required towards the course/training. No prior qualifications are needed for this role, however a willingness to learn, and a good ability to accurately translate & communicate meaning from one language to another in a way that is easily understood by the listener is required.

 

This role is subject to DBS Clearance and all successful applicants will be responsible for any incurred cost.

 

So, if you speak one of the following languages: – Farsi, Vietnamese, Amharic, Somali, Tigrinian, Romanian, Albanian, Polish, French, Bengali, Hungarian, Kurdish, Spanish, and are interested in promoting equality of opportunity and access to services to those who experience language barriers, please email recruitment@gatewayfs.org for an application pack, quoting the reference number GW172 or Tel: 0121 456 7820.

 

Interpreting Job Description and Person Specification

 

Closing date for applications is Monday 5th September 20165pm.

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