Vacancy: SLIS Development & Quality Assurance Officer - Full-time, fixed term - Sign Language Interpreting Service

July 2018

The Sign Language Interpreting Service (SLIS) is an independent body, funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board (CIB), to develop, promote and deliver quality sign language interpreting services to the Deaf community in Ireland, including face to face and remote services.

SLIS Development & Quality Assurance Officer

(Full-time, fixed-term contract, 12 months)

The Sign Language Interpreting Service (SLIS) is seeking to recruit a Development and Quality Assurance Officer on a full-time basis, fixed-term contract for 12 months

The Development and Quality Assurance Officer will plan and develop a quality assurance and registration scheme for Irish Sign Language (ISL) interpreters in Ireland. The role involves reviewing current research, working with key stakeholders, developing, and delivering a national registration scheme

Salary

The salary scale for this role is €41,621 - €49,991. It is anticipated that new entrants to SLIS will be appointed on the 1st point of the scale. Incremental credit, should it be awarded, will be based on previous relevant experience as set out on the application form and covering letter.

Application Process

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Please send completed application form with cover letter to:

John Stewart, Manager, Sign Language Interpreting Service, Deaf Village Ireland, Ratoath Road, Cabra, Dublin 7.

Closing date for receipt of applications is strictly 4pm on 26th July 2018

(CVs and late, incomplete applications will not be accepted)

For details on how your personal data will be used as part of this process our Data Protection Notice for job applicants is available at:

http://www.citizensinformationboard.ie/en/data_protection/slis.html

The Sign Language Interpreting Service is an equal opportunities employer

Funded and supported by the Citizens Information Board.