Judicial Council Seeks Candidates

Interpreter Vacancies on LAP Task Force and CIAP

The JC is accepting nominations for a contractor to join the LAP Implementation Task Force and a contractor (not Spanish) for the Court Interpreters Advisory Panel. The deadline is Dec 30.

 Announcement from the JC:

The Judicial Council of California is seeking qualified candidates to fill the current vacancies for the following advisory committees:

  1. The Language Access Plan Implementation Task Force is soliciting nominations for an Independent Contractor in a certified/registered language. (May also be eligible to apply for the position #2.); and
  2. The Court Interpreters Advisory Panel is soliciting nominations for an Independent Contractor in a Language Other than Spanish.

The nomination form (and the nominee’s biography or curriculum vitae) must be submitted by the deadline of Friday, December 30, 2016, to:

Judicial Council of California Judicial Council Support
Attn: Maria Kwan
455 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, California 94102-3688 Fax: 415-865-4391
Email: [email protected]

The criteria for these positions is a certified or registered interpreter in good standing with the Judicial Council, and five (5) years of experience working as a certified or registered interpreter in the California courts. Both open positions are for independent court interpreter contractors.

You may nominate a colleague, but it is recommended that you check with the colleague first to make sure that he or she is willing to serve if nominated.

Copies of the announcement memorandum and nomination form are attached. The nomination form and information about the 2016 annual out-of-cycle solicitation for advisory body nominations can also be downloaded from the California Courts website at: http://www.courts.ca.gov/4650.htm.

Please encourage your court interpreter colleagues to apply for these open positions. The deadline to apply is Friday, December 30, 2016.

Thank you for your attention.


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