British Sign Language Interpreter Oxford Based
Full or Part Time
Salary negotiable dependent on experience
Deaf Direct are looking for a trainee interpreter to join our existing Oxford interpreting team. We are keen to develop a new interpreter to work within our Oxfordshire community.
The position is based at the Oxford Deaf and Hard of Hearing Centre in Central Oxford.
You will be required to fulfill a range of community based interpreting assignments in the Oxfordshire area including employment, medical and social care.
You need to be eligible for Regulated Trainee status with NRCPD. Experience of interpreting in community settings is preferred but not essential for the right candidate.
Deaf Direct is a registered charity working to empower and improve quality of life for deaf and hard of hearing people in the communities of Worcestershire, Herefordshire and Oxfordshire. We have a well-established interpreter led agency committed to providing a high quality, professional service. We are keen to play our part in developing the interpreting profession in the Oxfordshire area.
Deaf direct have a team of nine interpreters and specialist staff who enjoy working together and being part of something that contributes to the community. We have a wealth of experience, and as interpreters we know what support is needed to ensure we offer a professional service.
The post includes 23 days paid holiday (rising to 28) plus bank holidays, full expenses and a pension plan. We also supply a company smart phone and operate a fully integrated bookings system.
So if you want to become part of a friendly, enthusiastic, supportive team, who are looking forward to welcoming new members, call us for an application pack.
A DBS Enhanced Disclosure will be requested in the event of being offered the position.
Closing Date for applications: Thursday 25th August 2016 5pm
Interviews will take place on 7th September in Oxford
If you are interested or have any questions please contact us either by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org or by contacting the Bookings Team Tel 01905 746 305
Deaf Direct, Vesta Tilley House, Worcester, WR1 2RS