British Sign Language Interpreter – Dumfries & Galloway Council

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a BSL Interpreter to join our Poverty and Inequalities Team. The successful candidate will provide a sign language interpreter service and communication support to help deaf and hearing people communicate with each other in a wide variety of situations, working with a range of clients including Elected Members, employees, customers and stakeholders.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual who has an understanding of working with the Deaf community and Deaf culture and qualified to Level 6 in British Sign Language and Interpreting, be registered or eligible to be registered with the relevant professional body – e.g.  the Scottish Register of Language Professionals within Deaf community (SRLDPC) or the National Registers of Communication Professionals working with Deaf and Deafblind people (NRCPD) as a qualified Sign Language Interpreter.

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