Auslan Connections (Vicdeaf) Recruiting Program Manager – Interpreting

Auslan Connections is excited to announce that we are recruiting an exceptional, passionate and experienced Professional Auslan/English interpreter to become Program Manager – Interpreting.  Based in East Melbourne, this position will report directly to the General Manager, Community and Language Services, provide strategic support on interpreting industry issues, develop and deliver various programs, provide management and support to staff and casual interpreters, as well as undertake a set number of interpreting duties.

• Full time position, contracted to 30 June 2017 with strong likelihood of extension
• Generous communication and professional development allowances provided
• Attractive salary based on skills and experience, with full access to salary packaging benefits

• Contribute to the growth and positioning of Auslan Connections as an engaged, preferred and supportive interpreting agency and service provider

Auslan Connections is Vicdeaf’s language access service and the largest and most experienced provider of Auslan interpreting in Victoria, providing professional interpreting services in a wide variety of settings. 100% of our funds are reinvested in the Deaf community and Auslan interpreting industry.

To apply, please email Brent Phillips, General Manager, Community and Language Services at no later than 5:00pm on Thursday 28 April 2016 with the following documents:

• Curriculum Vitae including details of three referees (two professional and one personal, one of whom must be Deaf); and

• Responses to each Job Competency including examples (max. 3 pages).

Interviews will be held in early May.  If you have any queries or want a copy of the Position Description please contact Brent Phillips at the above email address.