Are you fluent in any of these languages? Mandarin, Bengali, Arabic, Amharic, French, Albanian, Vietnamese, Romanian, Polish, Tigrinya, Punjabi, Urdu and Hindi. This is a remote/nationwide volunteer role. 

Medaille Trust supports and empowers survivors of modern slavery, trafficking
and exploitation. We do this in a number of ways, from offering safe
accommodation, to offering support both in our safehouses and out in the
community on our Moving on Projects. Our work also includes advocacy and
awareness raising in the UK as well as an entrepreneurship academy in Albania,
which provides meaningful alternatives to those who may otherwise be at risk
of exploitation. All our work embodies a commitment to personalised support,
recognising the dignity and agency of our service users and empowering them
on a path to a life that is free from slavery and exploitation.

We are looking for volunteers who could act as translators for us, to accurately
translate text from English into any of the languages listed below.

Many of our service users don’t use English as their first language and rely on
high quality translation to understand information.
We are looking for volunteers who can accurately translate English text into any
of the languages below:
Mandarin, Bengali, Arabic, Amharic, French, Albanian, Vietnamese, Romanian,
Polish, Tigrinya, Punjabi, Urdu and Hindi.

PERSON SPECIFICATION:
• To hold a translating or interpreting qualification or to hold a degree
(in any subject) and be fluent in speaking and writing in English, and
one or more of the languages above.
• Have excellent command of English and other language(s).
• Grammatical accuracy.
• Excellent proof-reading skills.
• Excellent IT skills.
• Able to work independently.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Ability to maintain confidentiality.
• Need to be 18 years old or over.
• Must have use of own computer.

Training is provided. Reasonable, agreed expenses reimbursed inline with our expenses policy. A basic DBS check is required, which we will arrange.

To apply please see our website: https://www.medaille-trust.org.uk/vacancies or for more information please contact: [email protected]