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ASL Interpreter / Direct Care Staff $20-$22/hr

  • Full Time / Part Time
  • Anywhere

Website Soul Dogs Inc.

Direct Care Interpreter Job Purpose: The main role of the interpreter is to assist our consumers who communicate using ASL and consumers/families who communicate using Spanish within our services in which the consumer is involved. May also include interpreting for other services such as behavior therapy/mental health therapy sessions.

Responsibilities

  • Daily documentation and tracking for your clients
  • Supervising and observing participants and animals always to ensure their safety and to make sure they are not exhibiting harmful behavior to self or others
  • Follow all department-specific methods, processes, and policy
  • Work with participants on projects with an understanding of each consumer’s pace and developmental needs and the positive outcomes it will provide
  • Learn and use participants’ historical information, behavior plans, and reoccurring trends as a tool to help their progress in achieving their goals
  • Counsel with the participants as necessary, interpret during group discussions, and document engagement

Preferred Skills/Qualifications:

  • 1+ years’ experience in translation
  • For ASL Translators: Is on the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID) or is willing to become a member.
  • For ASL Translators: Is a Certified Deaf Interpreter (CDI) or willing to complete necessary paperwork and receive CDI
  • 1+ year experience in human services / direct care
  • 1+ year experience working with the Intellectual and Developmentally Disabled (IDD) population

REPORTS TO: Bilingual Services Director and Executive Director

OPENINGS IN MULTIPLE DEPARTMENTS $20.00/hr
Part-time positions & full-time positions available



    To apply for this job email your details to directors@soul-dogs-inc.org