Sign Language-Certified Medical Interpreter
Job ID: R0037857 | Health Services Administrative | Part Time | Charlottesville, VA
Facilitates effective and clear communication between hearing and deaf/hard-of-hearing patients, their families, and Health System staff.
  • Conducts medical and general interpreting and/or transliterating for deaf or hard-of-hearing 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: $48.00 - $48.00 Hourly

  • Education: High school graduate or equivalent required. Bachelor's degree preferred. Completion of accredited interpreter training program required.
  • Experience: No experience required.
  • Licensure: Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing VQAS performance assessment Level III (medical interpreter) or higher or similar certification from another state.

Job requires frequently traveling (distance: 1 mile). 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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