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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

2130 Enterprise St SEGrand Rapids, MI 49508


About

Seeking Interpretation for the Following Languages:


Arabic, Burmese, Ewe, Farsi, French, Hakka, Karen, Kinyarwanda, Nepali, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tedim, Tigrinya.

Position Summary

The Interpretation Volunteer will provide interpretation and translation for the administration of WMRECC services.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide interpretation for home visits and school enrollments.
  • Provide interpretation for phone calls to refugee families to coordinate services.
  • Provide translation of written documentation from English to native languages.

Requirements

  • Strong verbal and writing skills in English and native language.
  • Ability to use telephone.
  • Ability to provide transportation.
  • Ability to work with individuals from diverse backgrounds.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.

Skills

  • Arabic
  • Swahili
  • Translation
  • Burmese
  • Case Work / Management
  • Interpreter

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-10 Hours Weekly (flexible)
  • We work with your schedule!
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