Lipspeaking 2001 – NRCPD registered and very competent lipspeaker who is happy to travel to any part of the UK & Ireland (rates negotiable). Will also consider World wide assignments if requested (have lipspoken as far as the Congo!)
Qualified BSL/English sign language interpreter MA (RSLI)
Proficient in offering Sign supported lipspeaking/sign supported English (SSE) if requested.
Very experienced employment service advisor for D/deaf and HofH people. Set up and established a service in Manchester which was shortlisted for the Signature community award.
Experienced in a wide range of domains e.g. All types of Legal, Medical, Education, Welfare, Social Care, counselling, Training Courses, theatre and more… My speciality … People! 🙂
L3 qualified modifier of written English for Deaf people. Hold a PTLLS certificate. Very keen on CPD (hugely important to me).
Current chair of the Association of Lipspeakers (ALS)
I first became involved with working with deaf people after a career change in 1999. I passed my BSL level 1 & 2, and became interested in developing my lipspeaking skills. I passed the ‘old’ level two in 2006, and was a member of the Class of 2011, qualifying as a level three lipspeaker early in 2012. I now work freelance as a lipspeaker. NRCPD Registered.
Can offer sign supported Lipspeaking. Willing to travel to all areas.
Note: Please use my mobile number
Dilys grew up with a profoundly deaf brother who lipread and signed. She started to train as a lipspeaker in 1998 and also teaches lipspeaking. She has been teaching people to lipspeak since 2009. Dilys has held numerous positions on the ALS committee
Can offer sign supported lipspeaking.
NRCPD Registered Qualified BSL/English Interpreter RSLI
A1 Assessor (2009)
Enhanced CRB check and fully insured.
Experienced Legal Lipspeaker available UK wide. Experience working in Social Services, Child/Adult Protection, Party Political Conference, Mental Health/NHS, Central and Local Government. Also has experience in theatre and TV.
Experienced Lipspeaker available UK wide specialising in courts, police and legal, hospitals, local government, access to work support and education.
Can offer sign supported lipspeaking/English
Other related qualifications:
BSL Level 6
Speech to Text Reporting level 2
Trainee lip-reading tutor