(COVID-19) Virtual Support Centre Interpreters

  • VO83388


Description

English & Chinese Interpreters (Mandarin & Cantonese) – Many of the Chinese community members could not understand English well and may need non-emergency translation help and explanations on how this pandemic could affect them and how to protect themselves and others.

Organisation aims and objectives

Scottish Chinese Professionals is the Chinese professional association in Scotland that aims to unite, support, develop and promote global Chinese professionals and Scotland-China professionals.

Availability

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Shift system, 2 times a week

Restrictions

Experience required: Can speak English and/or Chinese (Mandarin and/or Cantonese) Enthusiasm, patience Able to use office software
Travel details: We are a virtual support centre n online platform, so we don't need volunteers to have direct contact with people
Minimum age: 23

Support

Expenses details: No expenses
Training details: Induction Training: Introduction to Scottish Chinese Professionals, our team and the work we do at the virtual support centre Conduct simulation training (such as how to do the communication and how to ask questions) Step by step instructions to be given on the procedures from accepting a call to making notes on each time people contact us. Email training will also be provided. and ask the volunteers to register formal email.
Support: Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 3 months ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.