Children's Specialized Hospital is the nation's leading provider of inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years of age facing special health challenges from chronic illnesses and complex physical disabilities like brain and spinalcord injuries, to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental health.
At 13 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children can achieve more of their goals.
Aid communication and comprehension by converting the spoken word from English to the target language
Essential Job Functions
Speak, read and write fluently in at least two languages, including English and one or more other languages.
Relays the style and tone of the original language
Renders spoken messages accurately, quickly and clearly
Maintains sensitivity to parents personal circumstances as well as maintains confidentiality and adheres to the code of conduct
Provides consecutive interpretation at initial evaluations, assessments, direct service sessions ,and IFSP development, as required.
Interprets all information articulated between the child/family and the practitioner during the session.
Works in conjunction with assigned practitioner, schedules and confirms services, interprets the session note and confirms future sessions.
Maintains professional boundaries between parties and adheres to interpretation referencing the early intervention services provided and other information related to those services.
Maintains sensitivity to parent's personal circumstances as well as maintains confidentiality and adheres to NJEIS Code of Conduct.
Attends trainings as required
Travels in personal vehicle to and from the natural environment of each family assigned. Maintains valid NJ driver's license and required insurance.
Accurately records the time and frequency of services provided and records that information along with required signatures for billing. Submits bill for services as required by departmental policies and procedures.
Submits required paperwork timely and accurately adhering to departmental volume/productivity requirements.
Maintains ongoing communication with office via email, text and telephone. Responds quickly to any request for information.RequirementsEducation and Experience
High school diploma or GED or other qualification as deemed acceptable by the NJ DOH personnel standards for early intervention personnel.
Physical Demands working environment additional comments
Traveling to natural environment settings including but not limited to home and day care sessions
Majority of duties require driving, walking, sitting on the floor, bending, stretching, reaching, visual acuity and ability to safely lift up to 10 lbs.
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Children's Specialized Hospital