A Sign Language Interpreter (SLI) is needed at a school district in the Watsonville, California area. This is a full time Educational Interpreter position. The SLI will be working mainly with individualized interpreting. Job duties of the interpreter will consist of translating in the classroom for the student who is deaf or hearing impaired, assisting with daily activities in the school environment, and participating as a member of the educational team. The SLI will be responsible for translating information spoken by a teacher/instructor to the students in a classroom setting. An ideal candidate must possess strong verbal and written communications skills as well as the ability to develop professional working relationships with teachers, administrators, and students.
5 periods involving mainstream interpreting
1 period in special day class support
A most qualified candidate will have an EIPA score of 4.0 or higher
Appropriate certification in the state of California is required
Previous experience as an Educational Interpreter is preferred.
To gather more information for this open Special Education job, please contact 770.776.2104 and email your current resume to Christine.Keefe@soliant.com.