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Social Media Manager
ORGANIZATION: Next Generation Language Access
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2 people are interested
Next Generation Language Access ( NGLA) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide high-quality interpreter training to bilingual high school students. NGLA aims to provide students with a viable career opportunity upon graduation from high school that will both emphasize their inherent bilingual skills and fill the need for professional interpreters in community settings. As such, NGLA aims to train the next generation of professional interpreters that will help decrease nation-wide gaps in equitable language access.
In order to fulfill our mission, NGLA is seeking a volunteer Social Media Manager. This position would be responsible for creating, publishing and responding to social media posts regarding the events being held at Next Generation Language Access. Some examples of content this volunteer would create and manage would be advertising our Spanish classes or special events. All volunteers would be able to take our language classes for free and be eligible to do the Community Interpreter training for free after volunteering for at least 36 weeks and being in good standing. The ideal candidate will have strong literacy skills in English as well as either Spanish or Portuguese, have experience doing social media outreach, and have a desire to develop their language abilities in a second language or pursue a language-related career. In summary, the duties of the Social Media Manager would be as follows:
-- Posts on all social media pages - Documents volunteer activities - Creates and responds to discussion posts
About Next Generation Language Access
1601 South Guilford Road, Baltimore, MD 21218, US
Next Generation Language Access (NGLA) was created to provide high quality interpreter training to bilingual high school students. NGLA aims to provide students with a viable career opportunity upon graduation from high school that will both emphasize their inherent bilingual skills and fill the need for professional interpreters in community settings. As such, NGLA aims to train the next generation of professional interpreters that will help decrease nation-wide gaps in equitable language access.
NGLA will fulfill its vision by meeting the objectives listed below:
1. Students will complete the 40-hour Community Interpreter program by a licensed interpreter trainer.
2. Students will demonstrate mastery of the Community Interpreter program content by completing a written evaluation regarding all the content presented during the Community Interpreter Program.
3. Students will demonstrate proof of language proficiency by taking the Oral proficiency interview (OPI) or OPIc as provided by Language Testing International. Students will score at least Advanced Low on the language proficiency test.
4. Students will complete a 20-hour practicum to gain realistic work experience that will enable them to apply the content learned in the 40-hour Community Interpreter program.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.
April 24, 2022
- Teaching / Instruction
- Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
- Brand Development & Messaging
- Social Media / Blogging
- 2 hours a week
- Literate in either Spanish or Portuguese.