Become an Aboriginal interpreter
This page has information on how to apply to become an Aboriginal interpreter in the Northern Territory.
Before you apply
To become an interpreter, you must be both:
- fluent in an Aboriginal language and in English
- interested in being employed by the government.
How to apply
To apply you can either:
- contact your nearest Aboriginal Interpreter Service office
- or fill in an application to register as an interpreter form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
After you apply
The Aboriginal Interpreter Service will ring you to organise an interview.
You will also be given a language test.
If you pass your language test, you will be given training to become an approved interpreter.
Last updated: 27 June 2017