04/09/2018 Job Advert for EPAPSY: Interpreter for Arabic (submit until 14/09/2018)

04/09/2018 Job Advert for EPAPSY: Interpreter for Arabic (submit until 14/09/2018)

Seeking Interpreter for Arabic

Submit until:  14/9/2018
Location: Attica

Job Title: EPAPSY Interpreter

Status: Part Time

Child Safeguarding Policy 

Level 3

The job holder will have regular contact with children

Responsibilities

Interpretation

The position refers to the provision of interpretation/translating services to mental health professionals (psychologists and psychiatrists). Key tasks are:

  • Simultaneous or consecutive oral interpretation so as to ensure accurate, friendly, respectable, objective and fluent communication.
  • Ensuring medical and therapeutic confidentiality.
  • Ensuring neutrality and accuracy in interpretation.
  • Briefing of mental health professionals on important cultural aspects and differences.

Required qualifications and skills

Essential

  • Fluent in Arabic
  • Previous Experience in Relevant Position
  • Familiar with Refugee and Migration Issues (Asylum processes, Relocation)
  • Cross-Cultural Awareness and flexibility
  • Computer literate & numerate
  • Well organized and efficient
  • Good interpersonal & communications skills
  • Fluent in Greek or English

Desired

  • Field Working Experience entry points, Camps/Temporary Settlement or mobile units serving refugee population
  • Proven Engagement in Refugee Focused Projects

Interested Candidates shall submit in a single document their Resume/CV with an intro Text (motivation) in English: ml@epapsy.gr by Friday, September 14, 2018, mentioning in the email subject “EPAPSY Interpreter”.

EPAPSY is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities and from vulnerable and disadvantaged groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

Due to the urgency of recruitment, EPAPSY reserves the right to complete the process even before the deadline for CV submissions.