Visual Language Professionals, LLC Educational Interpreter - Full Time & Part Time (contract) Dallas, TX · Full time

VLP is seeking a qualified Educational Interpreter to provide services in K - 12 settings.

Description


Job Title: Interpreter


Position Type: Full Time (9-month position), Part Time, or Contract

Summer time: no weekly hour commitment – employee will have first right of refusal to any available appointments.

Schools in the Dallas/Fort Worth Area


PTO: up to 120 hrs annually


Work Hours

Follows school calendar


For Full Time W2 Employees

Health/Dental Insurance: 50% premium paid by VLP

Life Insurance: 100% paid by VLP

401K: 4% match after vesting period

Professional Development: annual stipend, BEI and RID annual dues reimbursed, stipend for advancement of certification

Deaf Mentors available to work toward certification


Company Recognized Holidays: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve (1/2 day).


Job Description:


-      Provide high quality interpreting services in a variety of educational settings

-      Provide excellent customer service to all customers, both internal and external

-      Keep excellent records of assignment related information including

-      Help maintain accurate client database (e.g. parking tips, location tips, verify addresses accuracy.)

-      Participate in ongoing professional development

- work as part of a team to provide high quality services to students of various ages


Requirements:

  • fluency in ASL and English
  • graduation from ITP (IPP) or relevant work experience
  • strong customer service mindset
  • passion for communication access
  • knowledge & reverence of Deaf Culture

Salary

$25 - $38 per hour