ASL-English Sign Language interpreter for Saskatchewan Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services
Canadian Administrator of VRS (CAV), Inc. – Ottawa, ON
Reporting to the Executive Director of CAV, Inc., CAV is looking for a dynamic, highly competent and passionate Executive Assistant to join their team. In this role you will be supporting the Executive Director of CAV, Inc. by providing office management and administrative support. CAV is currently seeking an individual who is proficient in American Sign Language, has experience in the telecommunications industry and/or has a background in serving in an Executive Assistant role. This newly created position will allow you to further define the role and responsibilities in conjunction with the Executive Director.
CAV is a not-for-profit corporation that has been mandated by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) to design, implement and oversee the delivery of video relay service (VRS) in Canada. VRS provides telephone calling for sign language users by allowing sign language users to connect by a video link to a sign language interpreter who will provide real-time interpretation of telephone conversations. CAV and its Board of Directors are directly responsible for designing, implementing and promoting its new VRS solution called SRV Canada VRS that will provide service to customers in both American Sign Language (ASL) and Langue des signes québécoise (LSQ).
Candidates should have experience that includes:
This position will be located in Ottawa, ON and will require some travel.
All interested candidates are invited to submit their current CV and cover letter to Sue Decker, Executive Director of CAV by August 15, 2016 .
Job Type: Full-time
REMINDER! Free show MAGIC OF ASL on May 18. 7-10 DCM
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Some of you might remember ‘back in the day’ the Magic of ASL was hosted at the Deaf Centre Manitoba. It was a time to get together and enjoy ASL. We are proud to announce that it will be happening this year!
We are hoping that you the membership will consider some kind of contribution to the event. And that you will also support it by coming out and having some laughs. If you are interested in being involved please send me an email, firstname.lastname@example.org
EDIT: VENUE CHANGE
MAVLI’s Professional Development Director presents…
Sex, Drugs and Rock n’ Roll Workshop
Tuesday, April 12th, from 7:00 – 9:00pm
@ the Irish Club – 654 Erin St.
NEW Place: Boston Pizza 2517 Portage Ave
Please see the attached poster for details.
See you There! February 4, 2016 at 7pm @ Joe Black Coffee.
Contact any board member for raffle tickets and tell everyone you know to come out and support at Super Store down West Portage Avenue This Saturday January 23rd 2016. The teddy bear in the Entertainment package makes the tv look small but I assure you it is not. That is a HUGE TV! Sports Fan Package has a Jersey is Signed! and comes in a fancy shadow box. Perfect for display in any home bar or game room. Spa package includes gift certs to Thermea and luxurious home products. Draw Date is March 19, 2016 (same day as the AGM) Tickets are $5 each or 3 for $10 !!! Please repost to get the word out on Social Media. Thank you.