Band 7 BSO Sign Language Service Manager/Senior Interpreter – Business Services Organisation (BSO)

The Business Services Organisation (BSO) Face to Face Sign Language Interpreting Service will provide region-wide face to face BSL and ISL Sign Language Interpreting services to ensure effective and appropriate communication between Health and Social Care Staff/Practitioners and Deaf Patients. Interpreting provision will be for both scheduled appointments and unplanned appointments, in and out of hours, across Health and Social Care Services.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the professional leadership and operational management of the new BSO Face to Face Sign Language Interpreting service. The Post holder will provide a limited number of BSL or ISL interpreting assignments to support and facilitate communication between Health and Social Care Professionals and Deaf patients and their families in accordance with the agreed BSO/HSCB Service Level Agreement (SLA).

For further information about this post and to apply online, please visit jobs.hscni.net

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 6 January 2021 at 4.00pm

Interviews are expected to take place in late January/early February 2021

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