Karen Interpreter

  • St. Paul, Minnesota
  • Part-time
  • Interpreters (located in MN and GA)

The Center for Victims of Torture is seeking a Karen Interpreter to provide interpretation services to international clients who are receiving therapy, social, and medical services in St. Paul.

Responsibilities:

Provide interpretation services to international clients who are receiving therapy, social, and medical services. Interpretation is typically in a face-to-face setting, but there may be periodic need for phone interpretation or document translation. Interpretation services are provided on a part-time, as-needed basis in St. Paul. Hours vary, but typically interpreters will work 2 - 6 hours per week.

 

Organization:

The Center for Victims of Torture works toward a future in which torture ceases to exist and its victims have hope for a new life. We are an international nonprofit dedicated to healing survivors of torture. We offer rehabilitation services to those who have been tortured, train partners around the world who can prevent and treat torture, and advocate for human rights and an end to torture. We are headquartered in Minnesota, and we have US offices in Atlanta and DC, as well as offices in Africa and the Middle East.

 

Qualification:

  • Applicant must possess excellent interpreting skills.
  • Fluency in Karen and English.
  • Must be registered on the MN Department of Health Interpreter Registry.
  • Interpreting experience in the medical, mental health, or social services areas preferred.
  • Experience working in a confidential environment.
  • Interested in the advancement of human rights.
  • Must be able to work flexible hours during the week. (No weekends)

 

Hourly Rate: $28 per hour

Estimated Hours: 2 - 6 hours per week

 

 

CVT is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage qualified applicants from a diverse array of backgrounds to apply. CVT hires without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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