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Sign Language Interpreters converts spoken language into sign language and the other way around. They often work in schools, government agencies, and health care facilities, in order to facilitate communication between people who can hear and those who are deaf or hard of hearing. Based on our sample resumes, candidates to this job need to demonstrate sign language expertise, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, attention to details, and a friendly and professional attitude. Sign Language Interpreters need to highlight a Bachelor's Degree and sign language training in their resumes.

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Sign Language Interpreter

Facilitated communication between deaf students, teachers, administrators and others as needed

  • Provided additional instruction of mainstream courses
  • Created supplemental educational materials
  • Monitored students academic and behavioral progress
  • Supervised students in work experience courses
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
AS
Arts
BA
Social Work
MS
Counseling / Marriage And Family Therapy Option
2

in Home Care/ Sign Language Interpreter

Provided personal care, household management and companionship services as designed in the client's plans of care.

  • Prepared meals and assisted client with personal care
  • Assisted client with positioning or applying braces or equipment, ambulation and/or previously established exercise programs.
  • Scheduled appointments and ensured appointments were kept and on time.
  • Ability to redirect client without creating anxiety.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
3

Educational Sign Language Interpreter

Sign Language Interpreter for two students in a self-contained middle school classroom

  • Provided clear and complete communication between deaf students and hearing students and faculty
  • Supported the classroom teacher with any facet of lesson implementation
  • Performed other appropriate duties as assigned by supervisors
  • Tutored students when needed to reinforce instructional concepts
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
Education Program
4

Sign Language Interpreter

Responsible for interpreting in elementary and middle school educational environment.

  • Interpreted for classroom instruction and extra-curricular activities and events.
  • Advocated for appropriate and relevant educational resources and services.
  • Provided staff development in ASL.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Medical Center
5

Sign Language Interpreter

Transliterated (to sign English words and letters into Sign Language) daily subject matters in schools with students of all ages from preschool-senior in high school.

  • Interpreted in medical settings such as emergency room visits, check-ups, eye appointments, physical therapy, etc.
  • Interpreted in community events such as presentations, lectures, etc.
  • Worked closely with my boss as an office manager and secretary occasionally. Created schedules for employees and answered phone calls, as well as emails.
  • Advertised our services via media and in person meetings
  • Worked as a Communication Coach for pre-school through 4th grade students in a Deaf and Hard of Hearing classroom.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Elementary Education
6

Sign Language Interpreter/resource Assistant

Facilitated communication in American Sign Language between deaf and hearing students in the elementary school settings.

  • Interpreted plays, performances, and assemblies for students.
  • Worked with grades pre-K to fifth grade in various classroom settings.
  • Worked with general education, special education and deaf students on a one-to-one basis to master skills.
  • Participated in afterschool activities including: Homework Helpers, Theater Club, Bright Beginners and tutoring.
  • Assisted special education teachers with prep work, planning and daily activities.
  • Joined the Shining Stars mentor program to mentor at-risk students.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Certificate
C
Certificate
AS
Applied Science
7

American Sign Language Interpreter and Paraprofessional

  • Assisted, supported and supervised students with Down Syndrome who utilized ASL to express themselves
  • Educated students in American Sign Language(ASL), increasing their vocabulary
  • Studied and implemented educational, behavioral, and social objectives and IEP's
  • Recorded, organized and submitted daily accounts and data
  • Assisted teacher in organizing and executing daily routines and activities
  • Instructed classmates and staff in ASL
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Arts
Florissant Valley
Interpreter Studies Program
8

American Sign Language Interpreter

Interpreted/Transliterated for a specific primary student

  • Interpreted American Sign Language or Signed English into Spoken English
  • Assisted Deaf Education instructor with specific primary student
  • Interpreted for special needs children
  • Maintained and organized project planning
  • Responsible for ASL instruction to primary and secondary home schooled students
  • Responsible for creation of all ASL lab assignments and curriculum
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AA
Sign Language Interpreting
9

Sign Language Interpreter

Interpreted in sign language for Deaf consumers with a range of language preferences in a variety of course contents.

  • Interpreted with a high level of linguistic competence that included nuances of both ASL and English.
  • Rendered the message faithfully, maintaining impartiality and role as a facilitator of full and equal communication between the consumer and others in his environment.
  • Team interpreted with other certified interpreters, providing feedback and collaborating with regards to professional
  • Prepped for assignments to ensure familiarity with course content and linguistic competence.
  • Abided by the NAD-RID Code of Professional Conduct
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Services And Psychology
MA
Education
English
10

Sign Language Interpreter Trainee

  • Completed Levels 1 and 2 of American Sign Language.
  • IPA tutor for Deaf students.
  • Assisted instructor and helped students with basic signing and interpreting.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job

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