Arabic Interpreter for English Language Learner Computer Program

There are no opportunities currently available.

Location

  • Enterprise Square Branch, 10212 Jasper Avenue.

Time Commitment

  • Check back soon for 2018 dates.

Overview

VolunteerProgram2014_WebIcons_LiteracyLearning_v3The Edmonton Public Library’s English Language Learner’s Computer Program helps newcomers develop their technology/digital literacy skills.

Purpose

Volunteer interpreters assist in providing translation to participants to enhance their learning and understanding of the program.

Position Overview

Help program participants to follow instructions and activities of a program by relaying instructions to participants in Arabic, helping them participate fully.

Skills/Qualifications

Required

  • Fluent in both oral and written English and Arabic.
  • Knowledgeable in basic computer applications.
  • Effective communications skills.
  • Ability to demonstrate patience when working with participants.
  • Ability to work effectively, independently and collaboratively within a team environment.

Preferred

  • Experience working with diverse populations.

Type of Commitment

  • Program based on a duration of 12 weeks.

Benefits to the Volunteer

  • Support English language learners in their computer learning process.

Application

There are no opportunities currently available.

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