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Sign Language Interpreters

Location: Birmingham
Salary: £21,867-£28,225 per annum (pro-rata for part-time)
Hours: Full- time, part-time 

We are recruiting for a number of Sign Language Interpreters to join our Communications team based in Birmingham. Working as part of the team of Interpreters, you will be delivering high-quality Interpreting services to our clients in the community in the West Midlands area.

You will need to be able to work on your won initiative as well as being a good team member and should be able to demonstrate your ability to interpret between BSL and English and show aptitude to work in a range of community interpreting settings with an understanding of equal opportunity issues. You should ideally have attained TSLI status,  although those possessing  or currently undertaking a recognised academic qualification in interpreting will be considered. Our organisation provides sponsorship to invest generously in the training and development of trainee interpreters. Further training and funding will be offered to successful applicants to develop their skills and gain RSLI status through recognised qualifications.

In return we offer generous annual leave entitlement, Employee Assistance Program, Health Cash Plan, Occupational Sick Pay scheme, flexible TOIL scheme. We invest generously in training and development programs, providing sponsorship to pursue formal professional qualifications. Sign Language Interpreters that achieve progression through successfully adhering to our policy and procedure and evidencing the criteria, will be awarded a salary increase and annual leave in accordance with our progression scheme which will be reviewed in April each year. This role requires traveling across the West Midlands area therefore it is a requirement to have/have access to a vehicle with business insurance.

Closing date: Monday, 20th April 2020
Interview date : TBC

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