STAFFORDSHIRE BSL INTERPRETERS

Welcome to Staffordshire BSL/English Interpreters, a website recommending freelance British Sign Language (BSL) Interpreters based in the Staffordshire region. This website is a quick and convenient way for you to contact qualified, registered British Sign Language Interpreters who live locally.

To email all the interpreters listed on this site, please click on the Contact us button.

Qualifications

Interpreters listed on this website are fully qualified/qualified to work in a different settings. RSLI refers to Registered Sign Language Interpreter, the register being held by the NRCPD (National Registers of Communication Professionals working with Deaf and Deafblind People). These interpreters have agreed to abide by a code of conduct and a complaints procedure. They will have professional indemnity insurance and identification cards. RSLIs will also have a current enhanced CRB certificate available for you to check. RSLI

MVLP refers to a member of an organisation called Visual Language Professionals. Members are covered by Professional Indemnity Insurance (PII) and carry an ID card which clearly states that they are qualified.

MASLI refers to a Full Member of the Association of Sign Language Interpreters ASLI.

Institute of Translators and Interpreters

Qualified membership (MITI) has been developed for practising translators and interpreters with proven experience. Qualified membership provides certification for experienced professional translators and interpreters.There are three types of qualified membership: translator, interpreter and conference interpreter.

(MITI) This type of membership covers all types of interpreting apart from conference interpreting which is completely separate. This type of membership sub-divides into business interpreting, community interpreting, police & court interpreting and telephone interpreting. Members can join under one or more sub-division and are listed separately on the website for each type of interpreting.

These interpreters have agreed to abide by a Code of Ethics/Professional Practice and complaints procedure and will have professional indemnity insurance and identification cards. RSLIs will also have a current enhanced CRB certificate available for you to check.

*Qualifications are:

Postgraduate qualification in BSL/English interpreting (PGDIP or MA) OR CACDP Level 4 or Level 6 NVQ in Interpreting BSL/English (including CACDP Level 4 or Level 6 NVQ BSL) OR CACDP RQI exam (pre NVQ)

Please note: Level 4 and Level 6 are equivalent qualifications i.e. of the same standard; Level 6 was introduced in 2009 in a re-structure of the NVQ system Depending on the level of qualification of the interpreter they may be suitable for different types of work.

Qualified

All our interpreters have achieved the required qualifications set out by the relevant registration bodies.

Insured

The interpreters listed on this site all have public liability insurance.

Professional

All listed interpreters are committed to mainaining Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

Code of Ethics

All the interpreters listed have agreed to be bound by a Code of Ethics set out by their chosen registration body.

STAFFORDSHIRE BSL INTERPRETERS QUALIFIED/REGISTERED/INSURED

providing a professional interpreting service
throughout Staffordshire

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Staffordshire BSL Interpreters a new website for Qualified BSL Interpreters in Staffordshire

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Who are we?

Welcome to Staffordshire BSL/English Interpreters, a website recommending freelance British Sign Language (BSL) Interpreters based in the Staffordshire region. This website is a quick and convenient way for you to contact qualified, registered British Sign Language Interpreters who live locally.

All the interpreters listed are qualified to work in a variety of settings, work entirely in a freelance capacity: regionally, nationally and internationally.

Booking directly will reduce your costs as no administration fee is included. To contact us individually, click on the 'Interpreters' tab at the top of the page.

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Our Booking Process

Staffordshire BSL Interpreters aim to deliver a professional BSL/English Interpreting service to all our clients.

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Search

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Contact

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Details

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Booking

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Agreement

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Assignment

Interpreters

All the interpreters listed on this website have met the required criteria set out by the relevant registration bodies.

Melanie Leece

RSLI/MVLP

M: 07787 301540

E: mleece2@icloud.com

A: Weekdays/Eve/Weekends

L: Newcastle-under-Lyme

Marie Dimond

RSLI/MVLP

M: 07738 734750

E: marie@dimondhands.co.uk

A: Weekdays/Eve/Weekends

L: Stoke-on-Trent

Rachel Powell

RSLI/MVLP

M: 07515 554380

E: rachel1powell@googlemail.com

A: Weekdays/Eve/Weekends

L: Stoke-on-Trent

Jackie Dennis

RSLI/MASLI

M:

E: jackiedennis0403@btinternet.com

A: Weekdays/Eve/Weekends

L: Stafford

Sarah de Costabadie

RSLI/MVLP

M: 07811 776001

E: interpretbsl@hotmail.co.uk

A: Weekdays/Eve/Weekends

L: Stoke-on-Trent

Stephen Bostock

RBSLI/MITI

M: 07540 622424

E: fe3man@me.com

A: Weekdays/Eve/Weekends

L: Biddulph Moor

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CODE OF ETHICS
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Our History

Planning and Concept of Staffordshire BSL Interpreters

New website and decision to advertise our service to all companies.

Faqs

If you have a preference, you can email the interpreters individually or you can send an email to all the interpreters.
All the interpreters work on a freelance basis, therefore the cost will have to be agreed between the interpreter and the prospective client.
All the interpreters listed on the site are qualified to work in all interpreting situations. However, all the interpreters specialise in certain areas, so if you make it clear in your booking request we can match your requirements.

Information

All the BSL/English Interpreters listed on this site adhere to thr requirements set out by the registration bodies.

QUALIFIED
PROFESSIONAL
INSURED
CODE OF ETHICS

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Contact Info

Staffordshire BSL Interpreters
E: staffordshirebslinterpreters@gmail.com