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Interpreter

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Utah Health and Human Rights

  • 5 people are interested

Interpret for mental health and case management appointments at our office in Murray, currently, all services are remote via Zoom and phone. We are looking for interpretation help with the languages our clients speak including Swahili, Kinyarwanda, Burmese, Karen, Arabic, Farsi, Pashto. There are many other languages needed so reach out and let us know what you speak!

We are currently looking for a Spanish interpreter for mental health therapy appointments. Requirements include:

  • Fluency in Spanish and English, native speaker preferred for cultural fluency as well
  • Weekly commitment of approx. 3-5 hours/week
  • Must be eligible to receive, pass, and maintain e-QIP background check - initiated by the National Background Investigations Bureau
  • Must be US Citizen (for purposes of the federal clearance)

If you are interested in interpreting with us please email madeleine.homer@uhhr.org or call 801-494-5432.

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About Utah Health and Human Rights

Location:

Salt Lake City, Salt Lake City, UT 84111, US

Mission Statement

The Utah Health & Human Rights Project (UHHR) is a direct service and advocacy agency that promotes the health, dignity, and self-sufficiency of refugees, asylees, and immigrants who have endured severe human rights abuses, including torture and war-related trauma. UHHR is guided by profound respect for the dignity and resiliency of our clients. We believe that all survivors of human rights abuses deserve the opportunity to live fulfilling, dignified, and productive lives.

Description

UHHR provides specialized mental health, medical, legal, and case management services to improve opportunities, restore hope, and foster self-reliance in individuals, families, and communities that have survived torture and war-trauma. UHHR seeks to promote the health, dignity, and self-sufficiency of refugees, asyleees, and immigrants who have endured these severe human rights abuses. UHHR is the only federally supported torture treatment program in Utah, and is a member of the National Consortium of Torture Treatment Programs.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Health & Medicine
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

650 East 4500 SouthSuite 220MurraySalt Lake City, UT 84107

(40.67386,-111.87334)
 

SKILLS

  • Arabic
  • Burmese
  • French
  • Interpreter
  • Swahili
  • Spanish

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-5 hours/week for Spanish. No minimum for other languages.

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