Internship Chinese Interpreter & Translator For Immigrant Food Pantry


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When

Mon Oct 03, 2016 08:00 AM - Wed Jan 04, 2017 12:00 PM

Where

3543 - 18th St., #8Between Guerrero and ValenciaSan Francisco, CA 94110

About

CANTONESE TRANSLATOR INTERN

Who we are:The Women’s Building (TWB) is a multi-cultural, multi-service center for women and girls in San Francisco's Mission District, which welcomes people of all genders.

What We Do:The Immigrant Food Assistance (IFA) Food Pantry provides assistance to hundreds of immigrant families each week at our pantry, which is every Monday from 8am- 12pm. We support these families with food distribution including a mix of produce and dry goods and exposure to community resources related to nutrition, employment and other social programs.

Who We Are Looking For: Someone with excellent oral and written skills in Cantonese. Preferred knowledge or experience with various immigrant communities and elder populations. The ideal candidate will be sociable, patient and understanding with an interest in supporting the local community and will be willing to stay in this position with flexible start/ end dates.

What You Get: Internship will include developing skills in group supervision/ management, community outreach, event planning and program development. A working knowledge of the local elder-immigrant population and culture, the ability to enhance language and communication skills, the experience of helping to support our local community and be part of a progressive organization.

To Apply:Please email resume and cover letter to jacqueline@womensbuilding.org Feel free to contact us if you have questions.

Phone: 415-431-1180 x11

3543 18 th St #8, San Francisco, CA 94110

Supervision: Training, supervision and support will be offered by the Food Pantry Coordinator.

Skills

  • Adult Education
  • Administrative Support
  • Food Service
  • Bilingual
  • Cantonese / Mandarin
  • Translation

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • 4 hours per week for at least 3 months.
  • Cantonese Speaker
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