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Duties

JOB SUMMARY: The French Language Translator / Interpreter acts as a liaison between the school/district and families. He/she takes an active role in providing language translation, both in oral and written form, for the students and families in primary language to/from English across various settings.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily.

  • Interpret for parent conferences, parent meetings, and Special Education meetings.
  • Translate written and/or classroom materials for parent(s), student(s), and the school and/or district.
  • Translate oral and written communication from both French to English and English to French.
  • Perform intake interviews with parents for new students to the district/school.
  • Assist students and families with registration, enrollment procedures, information regarding health education, immunization requirements and other community services
  • Provide information and answer questions about the school district and the bilingual program.
  • Maintain confidentiality.
  • Carry out any other duties as assigned by the building and/or district administration  

Qualifications

EDUCATION:

  • Associates degree preferred but not required

EXPERIENCE:

  • Experience and ability to work with people from a variety of cultures and backgrounds.
  • Experience working with students in a school setting preferred, but not required.

Link to District/Third Party Online Application Web Page

https://usd116.tedk12.com/hire/ViewJob.aspx?JobID=1326

Job Posting Date

7/21/2021

Start Date

8/16/2021