On-Call Language Interpreters

  • VIEW THE DATABASE of SPPS On-Call Language Interpreters

    To find an On-Call Language Interpreter, please search the database via the link below.  Interpreters on this list have been tested and approved by St. Paul Public Schools. Schools are encouraged to check this website periodically for any updates.  It is the responsibility of the school or department to find an On-Call Interpreter who meet their needs.  If the language that you are searching for is not listed, there are currently no On-Call Language Interpreters employed by Saint Paul Public Schools who speak that language.  If you need an ASL interpreter, please contact Heather Holter at heather.holter@spps.org.

    If you have general questions about the On-Call Language Interpreters, or if there is someone who would like to be apply to be an interpreter, please contact Hannah Pierson at hannah.pierson@spps.org. 

    When paying On-Call Language Interpreters, please complete a regular Supplemental Pay Sheet. On-Call Interpreters are paid $30/hr. All On-Call Language Interpreters are paid two hours minimum for site visits and one hour minimum for phone calls/virtual meetings.  To help with cost savings please attempt to schedule interpreter time consecutively.  If a last-minute cancellation is necessary, interpreter should be paid their minimum rate if the cancellation is less than 24 hours or one business day before their scheduled appointment.  Please attempt to avoid unnecessary cancellations.  All pay sheets should be submitted in a timely fashion. 

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    Please Note: On-Call Interpreters are approved for oral interpretation only and cannot perform any written translation.