Volunteer Translators at Elmhurst ALC


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Cause Areas

When

Mon Mar 26, 2018 10:00 AM - Sat Jun 30, 2018 06:00 PM

Where

8607 BroadwayElmhurst, NY 11373

About

Volunteer translators needed to be a part of our Comprehensive Immigrant Services program at the Elmhurst Library Adult Learning Center. Volunteers would assist case managers with translation via phone conference and/or in-person visits to translate for non-English speaking participants seeking case management services and support.
Specifically, volunteers will help translate during:

  • Informational sessions and orientations
  • Workshops and training sessions
Additionally, volunteers would help during intake appointments to collect data regarding participants background and progress to facilitate services.

REQUIREMENTS
  • Must be Fluent Reading/Writing and Communication in Cantonese, Indonesian, Mandarin, Nepali, or Spanish.
  • Previous experience as a translator (formal/ informal) preferred but not mandatory
ADDITIONAL NOTES
Must be available Monday-Friday anytime between 10:00am-6:00pm. Specific volunteer schedules depend on individual dates and times available.

Volunteers may work a maximum of 15 hours per week.

Individuals 18 and older are subject to an investigative background check that may be used when considering volunteers.

TO APPLY:
Please submit application using this link: https://volunteer.queenslibrary.org/opportunity/a0C1J00000GpNk6

Skills

  • Translation
  • Cantonese / Mandarin
  • Case Work / Management
  • Spanish
  • Interpreter

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18

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