**Title:** Spanish language interpreter
**Status:** Per Diem
**Supervisor:** Coordinator of Forensic Treatment
The Spanish language interpreter provides translation and interpretation from English to Spanish and Spanish to English for clients in a forensic treatment program.
Enthusiastically supports, practices and communicates agency’s mission and statement of values.
Our mission is to help families and individuals help themselves through direct services, collaboration, and advocacy.
Our Agency Values
**Integrity -** Being honest and trustworthy
**Compassion –** Extending empathy and understanding to others
**Hope -** Believing in the strength of the human spirit and heart, to emerge and thrive in the face of challenge
**Diversity –** Promoting a vison of community comprised of wide-ranging assets
**Respect -** Treating all individuals with dignity and without judgement
**Community -** Recognizing and reinforcing the importance of our world as being comprised of people of differing strengths and perspectives
**Justice –** Promoting social and economic equity and fairness
**Quality –** Striving for excellence in every aspect of our work
The interpreter must be a certified court interpreter in New York State. A Bachelor’s degree is preferred. Must be available to work Tuesday evenings.
Translating from English to Spanish and Spanish to English for clients in a sex-offense-specific treatment program.
Provide interpreting services during group treatment sessions, individual treatment sessions, evaluations and polygraphs.
Coordinate with clinicians to provide needed client services
Maintain professional, non-judgmental attitude while working with clients
Maintain client confidentiality
·Ability to translate verbal communications in real time
·Ability to communicate clearly and effectively
·Attention to detail
·Ability to work irregular hours on short notice
·Ability to work effectively under pressure
·Ability to work well with others
·Be dependable, receptive to supervision
·Possess compassion and empathy
Services are provided at the Family Services Forensics building at 50 North Hamilton Street in Poughkeepsie
Our goal is to be a diverse workforce representative of the community we serve. Family Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.
EOE Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled
From Family Services Inc.