Denver Public Schools

Job Category
Professional Services
Posted : 2023-07-14

Traditional 240 work days per year
FTE: 1.0
Salary Range: $51,317 - $61,582

ssential Functions and Objectives:

rovides Spanish interpretation and schedules requests for interpretation. Assigns and tracks interpretation requests and handles invoicing, reporting, data entry, equipment coordination/support and record keeping. Coordinates equipment for simultaneous interpretation assignments and maintains interpretation equipment and inventory in good conditions.

  • Performs Spanish consecutive or simultaneous interpretation throughout the District when assigned.
  • Effectively and accurately schedules District and school interpretation meeting assignments as requested by clients; follows-up with questions and clarifications when necessary.
  • Provides the highest level of customer service with clients, independent contractors and interpretation agencies working with the District.
  • Maintains confidentiality of student, parent or family member information.
  • Holds staff and or vendors accountable for arriving on time and assigning interpretation requests in a timely manner.
  • Executes accurate coordination and preparation of interpretation equipment for simultaneous interpretation meetings with the assigned independent contractors or agencies.
  • Performs administrative activities such as invoicing, record keeping and reporting as needed.

nowledge, Experience & Other Qualifications:

  • Three (3) or more years of experience as a formal interpreter (educational setting is preferred).
  • Formal Interpretation Training.
  • Strong experience in Information/Technology systems.
  • Must have a valid Colorado driver’s license and car with appropriate insurance.
  • Knowledge with Microsoft Office/Google products including Word, Excel, Outlook, Google Docs. Google Sheets, Google Slides.
  • Effective time management and organizational skills.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Effectively handle multiple demands and competing deadlines.
  • The ability to take responsibility for one’s own performance.
  • Work collaboratively with others on a team.
  • High degree of integrity in handling confidential information.
  • Flexibility working hours, especially during busy months with a higher need to work extended hours and in some rare occasions must be available on weekends.

ducation Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • A minimum of 80 hours of interpreter training (Bridging the Gap, The Community Interpreter etc.).
  • Bachelor's Degree is preferred.

A dditional Information:

  • Work Year Calendars (including accrued time off):
  • Benefits (including DPS contributions):
  • Compensation Structures:
  • Employee must live and work with a permanent home address in Colorado while working for Denver Public Schools

bout Denver Public Schools:

enver Public Schools is committed to meeting the educational needs of every student with great schools in every neighborhood. Our goal is to provide every child in Denver with rigorous, enriching
educational opportunities from preschool through high school graduation. DPS, comprised of nearly 200 schools including traditional, magnet, charter and alternative pathways schools, with an enrollment of more than 90,000 students.

PS has become the fastest-growing school district in the country in terms of enrollment and the fastest-growing large school district in the state in terms of student academic growth. Learn more

enver Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, or any other status protected by law or regulation. It is our intention that all qualified applicants be given equa l opportunity and that selection decisions be based on job-related factors .

Job Location
Denver, Colorado, United States
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