On-call language interpreters are required to go through a standard hiring process, which includes an oral language proficiency test and interview.
VIEW THE DATABASE below of on-call language interpreters that are available for schools to contact when needs arise. Interpreters on this list have gone through the hiring process and are approved to interpret for the district. For more information, including fees, visit the HR page.
The list of on-call language interpreters will be updated on a monthly basis. Schools are encouraged to check this website periodically for an updated list.
Please make sure on-call language interpreters complete a regular timesheet. Fees are the following: $22/hr for Hmong, Somali and Spanish high incidence, and $27/hr for all other languages low incidence. All on-call language interpreters are paid 2 hours minimum for visits and 1 hour for phone calls. Timesheets need to be sent to payroll along with a supplemental payform. Please make sure payments are submitted in a timely fashion and include a budget code in which services should be charged to.
Please contact Cheemika Jenkins at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.