Job Posting: Central Piedmont Community College

Central Piedmont Community College

GENERAL FUNCTION AND JOB DUTIES

At CPCC you will be joining a vibrant and successful American Sign Language (ASL) – English Interpreter Education program where the emphasis is placed directly on student success and educational outcomes achieved by implementation of best practices in ASL and Interpreter Education. Graduates of CPCC’s Interpreter Education program are enjoying successful careers as ASL-English interpreters in a wide variety of settings including VRS/VRI, Education, Medical, Community and Business. Students who do not already have a BA degree have options to transfer to a variety of 4 year institutions for BA completion. Additional information about the Interpreter Education program can be found at cpcc.edu/interpreter_education

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor’s Degree from a regionally accredited institution in American Sign Language Interpretation or related field and hold National Certification from the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID)

Or

Bachelor’s Degree from a regionally accredited institution plus an Associate Degree from a regionally accredited institution in Interpreting and seven years of work experience as a Nationally Certified Interpreter from the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf (RID)

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS

  • Master’s Degree from a regionally accredited institution in Interpreting, American Sign Language, Education or related field
  • Ability to teach the following courses: Introduction to Interpreting, Translation, Discourse Analysis, Consecutive Interpreting, Simultaneous Interpreting, Comparative Cultures, Educational Interpreting, Medical Interpreting, Ethical Issues, Demand Control Schema, and working with Certified Deaf Interpreters and will also supervise students during interpreter internships
  • Demonstrates a student-centered approach to pedagogy and a collaborative approach to working with faculty colleagues to attain program learning outcomes
  • Experience in designing interpreting workshops, coursework, and curriculum
  • Five years of experience as an RID certified interpreter and possesses or will obtain a NC State Interpreter License
  • Fluent in American Sign Language and show a connection with the Deaf community and culture
  •  Prepared to work with a diverse group of learners in a rigorous program where the emphasis is placed on student success and learning

Please apply online at cpcc.edu/humanresources/employment.

CPCC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.