Foreign Language Interpreter
Job ID: R0025467 | Administrative Support | Full time | Charlottesville, VA
Facilitates effective and clear communication between non-English speaking patients their families and Health System staff.
  • Conducts medical and general interpreting for limited English staff patients and their families.
  • Performs a variety of administrative tasks training and education within the Health System.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.
Position Compensation Range: $19.49 - $30.21 Hourly


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
Education: High School or equivalent required. Bridging the Gap Interpreting Course required.

Experience: No experience required

Licensure: Expectation to obtain national credentialing to be recognized as a Certified Medical Interpreter guidelines found in departmental addendum located in department competency file.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires frequently traveling (distance: minimum 1 mile/daily). Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly.


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Medical Center (Charlottesville, VA)
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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