DA Languages Ltd. is an interpreting and translation agency that was established in 1998. Since then, the company has built a solid reputation working with clients in both the Public and Private sectors and has just received private equity investment to accelerate growth plans. We offer 24/7 365 days services to our clients, and excellent customer service both internally and externally is at the core of our business values.
DA Languages works with Public and Private Sector clients all across the UK. We’re currently recruiting in and around the Easingwold area and are eager to work with new freelance interpreters who can help us to meet the needs of our clients, new and old.
Interpreting Languages needed: Arabic, Polish, Mandarin, Turkish, Bengali, Slovak, Cantonese, and Portuguese – if you speak any other language we still want to hear from you!
Formal qualifications and experience are required, although you may still apply if the following qualifications do not apply to you.
• Diploma in Public Service Interpreting (DPSI)
• Community Interpreting
• National Registered (NRPSI)
• Chartered Institute of Linguists Qualifications (CIOL)
• Certificate in Bilingual Skills (CBS)
• BA in Translation/Interpreting
• BA in Languages
If these qualifications do not apply to you, please refer your CV to us for review and note that you may have to undergo further checks by our Recruitment Team, such as a language assessment test.
If you are planning to continue your professional development, we offer a £50 off the standard course fee with www.dpsionline.co.uk. Courses available can include DPSI Law and Health courses or Community Interpreting Courses for example.
Interpreters will experience a diverse and varied number of situations in which they might interpret, including but not limited to:
• Social Services
• Child Protection appointments
• Medical appointments
• Legal matters and Immigration meetings
The role is ultimately about assisting clients who work with limited English speakers and ensuring that communication is effective and accurate. This is a highly rewarding job role that will challenge your temperament, your ability to think on your feet, and your linguistic skills.
There are a number of benefits to joining our Freelance Interpreting Team, including:
Please note the following criteria must also be met for us to process your application:
• All applicants must have the right to work in the UK
• An Enhanced DBS certificate is required. However, if you do not currently have a DBS certificate, you can apply through us at your own expense, or do so through another company/agency.
If you’re interested in working with us as a Freelance interpreter, send us your CV along with a summary of your qualifications, experience and DBS certificate to firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also reach out via our Contact Us page.
DA Languages is committed to the elimination of discrimination, be it direct or indirect, and will actively work with our staff and clients to ensure the equality of treatment for all, irrespective of: age, gender, marital status, race, ethnic origin, nationality, disability, sexuality or religion.