The Interpreter position will deliver high quality interpreting services to staff and consumers of the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation who are deaf, deaf/blind, and hard of hearing using American Sign Language. This person will also collaborate and establish relationships with organizations that serve people who are deaf, deaf/blind, and hard of hearing.
There is currently more than one position open for the ASL Interpreter. To be considered for each position, you must apply for each position. One application will not be considered for all positions.
Bachelor's degree in ASL – Interpreting + 2 years of experience.
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The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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