My Supports Support Worker- Thai Interpreter Part Time in Midland WA

My Supports

Branch Midland WA AU

Support Worker- Thai Interpreter
Midland WA

The ability to travel to and from our Midland based office on a regular basis. Do you want to be part of a rapidly growing peer-led supports provider?…

Do you want to be part of a rapidly growing peer-led supports provider?

My Supports is a national NDIS provider, currently expanding across the nation. As a peer-led organisation, My Supports provides assistance to individuals with a wide range of disabilities, by matching client needs with support worker experience.

My Supports is seeking to fill a very important position, employing an individual to help interpret English to Thai/ Siamese for a client’s mother. The position will entail meeting our coordinator at our head office in Midland for meetings with the family on a regular basis.

To be successful in this role, the candidate must possess:

- The ability to travel to and from our Midland based office on a regular basis

- A very strong and patient personality. The client and her mother have lived a rough life, and can become very emotional.

- Excellent communication skills in both English and Thai.

- A genuine desire to help the family understand the messages we are conveying.

In addition, the following characteristics will be looked on advantageously:

- Certificates or completed studies in communications

- Experience working with children

The successful applicant will be working closely with our office staff to help interpret during meetings with the client. The candidate will have the rare ability to work hours around their own life, with the only requirement that shifts are worked during weekday office hours. This job is as such ideal for those seeking flexible work hours in a rewarding sector, such as university students or parents.

The successful applicant will be employed on a part-time basis at 5-10 hours per week, with a view to increase hours as required and/or branch into extra supports. The applicant will be entitled to all leave and superannuation conditions per the Award. Gross pay begins at $22 per hour but may increase due to the nature of the work.

Please forward expressions of interest to the attached address, or apply online at www.mysupports.com.au. Please attach a resume and cover letter to the application.

Job Type: Part-time

Job Location:

  • Midland WA

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • interpreting: 1 year

Required language:

  • English and Thai

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Midland, WA, US
Posted on: 2017-04-20
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