Sessional Interpreting Worker

£11 per hour

Deadline: 15/09/2021

Location:

The post holder will work from Ando Glaso’s office in Glasgow City Centre, from home and from third parties’ premises as appropriate. This post will be based in Glasgow, although the post holder will be expected to travel to appointments in other areas if required by the service demand.

In case of lockdown the services will be run from home with face-to-face visits individually risk assessed. As lockdown eases, we will make decisions as a team about the best way to meet the needs of our service users. We envisage keeping our office base but also recognise that home working will be a greater feature of our work life than in the past.

Job Purpose:

The primary role for this post is to provide interpreting support to Ando Glaso charity’s Roma service users who need additional advocacy assistance. Successful candidates will speak one of the Roma communities’ languages in Scotland – Romanes, Slovak, Czech, Romanian, Polish or Hungarian. The Worker will adhere to strict confidentiality and impartiality rules and to follow valid data protection policies.

Application process:

If you are interested in Sessional Interpreting Worker vacancy, please send your CV and covering letter with the job role in the subject line to email address contact@andoglaso.org. The deadline for applications is Friday 15th of September 2021 by 5pm.

Job Duties:

● To create, administer and fulfil flexible working pattern in order to deliver on advocacy project aims and goals

  • Follow interpreting process guidelines including impartiality, confidentiality and industry standards. Access interpreting training when required.

  • Complete and maintain project files and reports. Participate in the collection of information required by the project for self-evaluation.

Job Description Sessional Interpreting Worker £11 per hour

  • Liaise with Advocacy Support Worker and board of Ando Glaso as well as other associated partners.

  • Participate in recruitment of volunteers and delivery of training to volunteer advocates when required.

  • Participate and contribute to ongoing learning and development both personally and as a part of Ando Glaso’s project delivery.

  • To fulfil any other reasonable duties as directed by Creative Director, Advocacy Support Worker and Board of Ando Glaso.

  • To observe all confidentiality and data protection requirements and to ensure that service users always feel in control of their contributions.