If you are interested in applying for an internship, Intern must complete the following:

  • Email Visual Communication Interpreting’s CEO, Ruann Wood:
  • Introduce yourself (failure to do so will result in an immediate disqualification)
  • Explain your interest in applying for an internship
  • Explain how/where you heard about VCI
  • Attach the following items to your email:
    • Current resume
    • Link to your Intern Bio Video (YouTube, Vimeo, or e-Portfolio)
  • Completed VCI Employment Application
  • Proof of a passing score on RID National Interpreter Certification Knowledge Exam

Upon receipt of submission of video and application, our CEO Ruann Wood will review the video and application contents. Intern applicant will receive follow up communication.

Intern Bio Video Instructions:

The Intern Bio Video should be completely in sign language.  Applicants should film themselves as they provide the following information:

  • Applicant’s full name and sign name (if applicable)
  • Where the applicant considers “home”
  • The name and location of the college the applicant attends
  • Why the applicant chose interpreting as a career
  • Why the applicant is interested in becoming an intern with VCI
  • Involvement in the deaf community
  • What the applicant enjoys doing during free time
How do you know that you are working with a reputable interpreting agency? READ this article. VCI satisfies all of the writer’s suggested criteria.

Successful Interns may be invited to work with VCI and participate in the VCI Pathway to Certification.