Lewisham Refugee and Migrant Network – London
£10.20 an hour – Part-time

About the organisation

LRMN is a charity organisation providing free services to refugees, asylum seekers and migrants in London. We have 3 main programmes namely: Information and Advice on Immigration, Housing and Welfare; Violence against Women and Girls and Training and Employment. In addition to the main programmes, we run activities which include English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Literacy, Knitting and Sewing classes. LRMN is an active organisation with clients coming from a range of background and nationalities.

About this role

We are currently recruiting an Albanian interpreter to assist our clients. You will work from our office on an ad hoc basis and help our clients get advice on a range of issues from immigration to housing and welfare benefits advice. We are looking for someone with excellent English and Albanian language skills and a passion for helping others.

Responsibilities and Duties

Your main duty will be to provide interpreting for clients who speak Albanian. You will be expected to interpret for our advisers during one to one appointments lasting between one and two hours per session.

Qualifications and Skills

– Excellent command of both Albanian and English language

– Previous experience of interpreting face to face

– Hold or be willing to obtain an Enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service)

– Be eligible to work as self-employed within the UK Insurance Benefits

Benefits

LRMN pays £10.20 per hour for interpreting services and you will always be given a minimum of 3 days’ notice before your appointment

For more information and how to apply click here: http://bit.ly/2F2mFUZ