IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE
POSITION TITLE: SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER (PART-TIME)
DIVISION: STUDENT SERVICES
DEPARTMENT: ADVISING AND ACADEMIC SUCCESS
RESPONSIBLE TO: COORDINATOR OF DISABILITY SERVICES
ABOUT IWCC: Iowa Western is a learning community committed to excellence in meeting educational needs and improving the quality of life through programs, partnerships, and community involvement. Iowa Western is a unique community college because we provide a more traditional college experience through residence life (1,300 students), athletics, and student involvement. The college offers about 84 programs and serves around 6,500 students at the main campus in Council Bluffs, the four centers, and area high schools.
JOB SUMMARY: Facilitate communication between deaf/hard-of-hearing students and Iowa Western faculty, staff, and students in a variety of settings. Assist in familiarizing faculty and staff with interpreting and educating faculty and staff about the needs of deaf/hard-of-hearing students. Require a willingness to work a flexible schedule; including some evening and weekend hours, throughout the year.
Associate Degree in Sign Language Interpreting is required. Iowa Interpreting License, provisionary or permanent, is required. EIPA score of 3.5 or higher or RID Certification is strongly preferred.
Skills and Abilities:
EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Part-time
EMPLOYMENT CLASSIFICATION: Non Exempt
COMPENSATION $18.50 to $22.50 per hour
HOURS: To be determined based on student schedules.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Considerable learned physical skill is required to perform sign language. Certain coordinated finger, limb or body movements must be performed routinely in the course of regular work. Extended standing or sitting is required. Constant repetitive motion and mental processing is required.
WORKING CONDITIONS: Work is mainly performed in the classroom/laboratory environment. There may be occasional off-campus assignments.
Equal Opportunity and Non-Discrimination:
It is the policy of Iowa Western Community College to provide equal educational opportunities and not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, genetic information, physical or mental disability, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, veteran status, AIDS/HIV status, citizenship, or medical condition, as those terms are defined under applicable laws, in its educational programs, activities, or employment practices.
Questions or complaints? Contact Title IX and Equity Coordinator, Kim Henry, or ADA Coordinator, Keri Zimmer, firstname.lastname@example.org, 712-325-3200, or the Director of the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, Citigroup Center, 500 W. Madison, Suite 1475, Chicago, IL 60661, (312)-730-1560, OCR.Chicago@ed.gov. More information at https://www.iwcc.edu/about/statement.asp.
|Date Posted||November 19, 2018|
|Date Closes||January 18, 2019|
|Address||2700 College Rd|
|Located In||Council Bluffs, IA|
|Department||Advising and Academic Success|
|Job Type||Part-time Employee|
|Compensation||Hourly Wage, $18.50 - $22.50, Based on Experience|
|Experience Level||Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)|
|SOC Category||27-3091.00 Interpreters and Translators|
|Name||Human Resources Director|
|Address||2700 College Road|
|City, State and Zip||Council Bluffs, Iowa 51503|
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