EDUCATIONAL VISUAL LANGUAGE INTERPRETER
The Maple Ridge - Pitt Meadows School District (SD42) is looking for a qualified Educational Visual Language Interpreter, as part of our Learning Services team, effective September 1, 2020. This position involves interpreting between deaf and hard of hearing students and their hearing peers, teachers and other staff in school and community settings, supporting and reinforcing educational programs.
- Successful completion of Grade 12 plus a minimum of 3 years Post Secondary education in ASL-English interpreting program, combined with a minimum of 2 years’ interpreting experience.
- An awareness of deaf culture specifically and cultural diversity generally, and its relation to students’ development and self-perception combined with knowledge of community, provincial and national resources available to students and their families.
- Active membership in the Westcoast Association of Visual Language Interpreters (WAVLI), a commitment to professional development specific to interpreting and a valid BC driver’s license.
Rate of pay: $32.08 per hour + 4% premium to the hourly wage
*Please note this position is 35 hours per week, September to June
Complete Packages should include:
- Cover Letter, Resume and all required supporting documentation
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