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Tierra del Sol Foundation
6931 Van Nuys Blvd
Van Nuys, CA
DescriptionSpanish Translation Internship
Community Integration Services (Employment and Education Department)
Open until filled
Internship Description: The Community Integration Services Department of Tierra del Sol is currently seeking a Spanish-speaking intern interested in translating writing materials from English to Spanish to better serve our families and clients. CIS consists of NEXUS, a post high school transition program offering a “college to career and community life” path for young adults with disabilities and CIS (Community Integration Program), which is our employment services program.
• Translating Tierra del Sol documents from English to Spanish to better serve our non-English speaking families.
• Support the CIS team with quality translations including; manager memos and notices to families.
• Assist in making phone calls to new families and job coaches.
Qualifications: Applicants should have good social skills, fundamental office skills, and excellent written and oral communication skills in Spanish and English. Intern must also complete and pass background check and TB test, both provided by Tierra.
A 3-6 month minimum commitment is required. Intern will be expected to work between 12-20 hours a week during Tierra del Sol’s operation hours. Tierra del Sol Foundation is amenable to accommodate your school’s internship or fieldwork credit requirements.
What you’ll gain by interning at Tierra:
Tierra del Sol is a great wonderful environment filled with welcoming and compassionate personnel. As a Tierra del Sol intern you will gain a variety of valuable skills including: professional interaction with clients, their families and regional center staff and professional presentation skills via multiple mediums. Our interns develop new skills, more confidence, and a greater understanding of special needs education, invaluable personal and professional development.
How to Apply: Please apply immediately by emailing a cover letter and resume to Patricia Bitar at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put “Spanish Translation Intern” as the subject of your email. Only complete applications will be reviewed.