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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

Catholic Charities McCarrick Medical Clinic12247 Georgia AveSilver Spring, MD 20902

About

Assist Spanish speaking patients during their visits to Catholic Charities medical clinic in Silver Spring/Wheaton by providing interpretation. You will serve people in our care under the direct supervision of a medical provider.

Volunteer Medical Interpreter openings for January-June 2018 are: M, W, TH from 9:00-4:00, TU 1:00-4:30 and FR 8:30-12:00.

Preferably, volunteers will have appropriate certification and/or experience in medical interpreting and serve on a consistent schedule, such as one day a week for six months.

Prospective volunteers who compete the Volunteer Medical Interpreter application at www.CatholicCharitiesDC.org/volunteer (or http://bttr.im/5lly8) will be interviewed and accepted by the medical director who is looking for volunteers with a heart for service, a can-do attitude, and capacity to commit to the role. Once accepted, prospective volunteers must complete the volunteer connecting process: orientation, background check, reference check with in 30 days.

Catholic Charities' McCarrick Medical Clinic is at 12447 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20902. It is approximately 1/2 mile from the Glenmont Metro on the Red Line and accessible via several bus lines.

Skills

  • Healthcare
  • Spanish
  • Interpreter

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • at least 1/2 day a week for 6 months
  • Fluent Spanish speaker, certified interpreter

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