Interpreter

Location
Ashburn, VA, Outreach Program
Posted
Jun 03, 2020
Closes
Jun 14, 2020
Ref
IRC6066
Industry
Education
Hours
Part Time
Under the general supervision of a school or division staff member, the interpreter interprets spoken
information to parents of students in a school or administration building setting.

Responsibilities

Interpreter duties includes classroom, school, curricular activities, and school division events.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Acts as the facilitator of communication between parents, students, school staff, and others as
appropriate
* Accurately interprets between school staff and parents. Interprets the message faithfully, always
conveying the content and spirit of the speaker, using the parent• s and student• s primary language of
communication in the educational setting
* Respects the confidentiality in all areas and maintains an appropriate interpreter relationship at all
times. Avoids advising, counseling, or interjecting personal opinions into the interpretation
* Strives to further professional knowledge and skills through participation in workshops, professional
meetings, and interaction with professional colleagues
* Maintain credible reports and submit in a timely manner to the Outreach Department
* Must complete LCPS Interpreter Trainings
* Performs duties related to interpreting as assigned

Qualifications

* High school diploma or GED Certificate
* Availability during school hours preferred
* Experience as an educational interpreter preferred
* Ability to relate to children, teachers, and other school staff
* Demonstrate English language and interpreting language comprehension
* Demonstrate knowledge of LCPS Child Study process language/terminology
* Demonstrate knowledge of LCPS Individual Education Program language/terminology

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; use hands to touch
and hold objects or instruments; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is regularly required to
see, talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; and stoop, kneel, crouch or
bend and may be required to lift up to approximately 15 pounds.

Additional Details

$27.50 per hour
Assigned Hours are Contingent upon Need of School Division

This is a Non-Exempt position.

A person in this position reports to: Supervisor, Community Outreach Services

The Loudoun County School Board is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and to the provision of equity in its educational programs, services and activities for all students and employees.

Loudoun County Public Schools (LCPS) does not discriminate on the basis of race, ancestry, color, sex, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, age, religion, national origin, disability, or genetic information in employment or in its programs and activities. LCPS provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.

The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Assistant Superintendent for Department of Human Resources and Talent Development
Loudoun County Public Schools
21000 Education Court
Ashburn, VA 20148

Tel: 571-252-1100

How To Apply

To submit an application online, please select • Apply Now•
To be considered for the vacancy, please complete ALL sections of the application. A resume will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.

Please be sure to upload the following:

• Three (3) current professional references (Name, phone number, email address). At least one reference should be a current supervisor or most recent supervisor.
• Resume

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