New Zealand Sign Language Interpreter x 2

Job Location: Kelston Deaf Education Centre
Work Type: Full Time Fixed Term Position

Kelston Deaf Education Centre provides educational pathways and support for deaf and hard of hearing students.

Two full-time fixed term positions have become available at Kelston Deaf Education Centre, Auckland. The successful applicants will be required to interpret for our deaf staff. You will be required to work as part of the Resource Team. You will be interpreting for general communication, newsletters and resource projects, which will be videoed. This position will involve some travel outside of Auckland and the requirement to work the occasional evening.

    Prerequisites to be successful in this role are:
  • Approved qualifications in New Zealand Sign Language and interpreter training
  • Participating member of the Sign Language Interpreting Association (SLIANZ)
  • Previous experience in NZSL resource development and translations is desirable.
  • A current driver licence
  • Highly motivated, flexible and capable of managing your own workload
  • Understanding and respect of Deaf culture

Please send your CV and a covering letter to Mrs Sam Dickenson, HR Manager, Kelston Deaf Education Centre at recruitment@deafeducation.nz by midday, 20th March 2019. Interviews will be held on Friday 22nd March. A job description or further information is available on request.