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Volunteer Opportunities

Opportunity Detail

Bilingual Speakers - 886847

Location:

North America

Short Description:

Needed. Bilingual candidates who can read and write in both English and one of the Gateway Languages: • to help translate Bible translation tools and resources into this critical Gateway Language, • who are able to type in that language and willing to do translation. Each participant will be required to learn and execute the 8 MAST steps. OPTIONS • Could be at the Orlando Campus (1 week) or “from home” or church o Instructions for the Orlando Campus - candidates will participate in a one-week MAST Workshop as a translator - translating from any given Language to English Monday through Friday 9am to 5pm. The ideal is to attend all 5 days which is ±32 hours total. • with a group of bilingual speakers – family/friends or from the church. We will come to where you are (home or church) to train your group if there are at least 6 people who are all readers and writers of English and their Gateway Language. For 2 or 4 people, training can be done via Skype. • While the participants need not know one another prior to a workshop it’s important that they work in pairs. Requirements: • near fluent reading and writing in the Gateway language • good or near fluent reading and comprehension in English • Basic computer skills such as keyboarding

Detail:

Candidates must be bilingual with a fluency in English. They must have the ability to read and speak English and a second language. While the participants need not know one another prior to the work shop they must be in pairs of two. Basic computer skills such as keyboarding is also required. Each participant will be required to learn and execute the 8 MAST steps. The participant will participate in a one-week MAST Workshop as a translator translating from any given Language to English.