JobID 2015 : Interpreter I at Armstrong Elementary (#1603059)

Job | Posted 8 days ago



Date Posted:    November 15, 2019

Position Title:   Interpreter 

D/HH Services, Armstrong Elementary School

Hours:  3.5 hours/day (Monday - Friday, 7:45 am - 11:15 am)
Expected Starting Date:  ASAP


Job Summary: 

Interprets and translates spoken language using American Sign Language or other appropriate manual sign system to provide appropriate educational benefits for Deaf/Hard of Hearing students. Facilitates communication between hearing and Deaf/Hard of Hearing individuals.
Duties and Responsibilities

  • Interprets lectures, discussions, announcements, conversations, events, and other spoken word situations using manual sign system appropriate for the language and cultural background of Deaf/Hard of Hearing students.
  • Accurately interprets Deaf/Hard of Hearing students' signs, words, and speech for other students, faculty, and staff where necessary and according to the student's Individual Education Plan (IEP).
  • Works with teachers to gain understanding of relevant concepts to better facilitate translation for deaf/hard of hearing students according to the student's IEP.
  • Maintains current and accurate data required for students' files and IEP. Participates in AED/IEP meetings, teacher/parent conferences, or other meetings as appropriate.
  • Communicates with local school staff regarding student's progress, abilities, and modifications as appropriate.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements: 
Requires successful completion of an interpreter training program, one to three years of work experience, and eligible to take certification tests, i.e NIC or EIPA. 

Commitment to Equity

At Northeast Metro 916, equity means that everyone has access to what they need in order to learn, grow and thrive.  To learn more, click here.
Northeast Metro 916 will not discriminate against individuals based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, parental status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, age or sexual orientation.   


Posted By

N.E. Metro Intermediate Dist. 916

2540 E COUNTY RD F, WHITE BEAR LAKE, MN 55110-1894
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$147,013 (USD)

State Average: $13,408 (USD)

% ELL Students

State Average: 8%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.44

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



State Average: 200