The Directory lists all full (ordinary) members of SLIANZ. Ordinary members hold a recognised sign language interpreting qualification from New Zealand or another accrediting body recognised by SLIANZ. Ordinary members agree to abide by the Code of Ethics and Code of Conduct.
Apart from members’ name, region, qualification and year of qualification, listings in the Directory are edited by members themselves. SLIANZ is not responsible for the content members choose to include.
If you wish to book an interpreter you can contact individual members using the information they have provided.
You could also contact one of the following agencies, which are listed in no particular order.
iSign – http://www.isign.co.nz/
Connect Interpreting – http://www.connectinterpreting.co.nz/
Wordsworth Interpreting – http://www.wordsworth.nz/
Please note that these links are provided for the convenience of users. They do not imply any endorsement of any these organisations or their services.
IMPORTANT – COVID-19 UPDATE
During the lockdown period, face-to-face interpreting will continue to be provided as an essential service where necessary. Video interpreting may be offered as an alternative wherever possible. Please read this update from Deaf Aotearoa and the above agencies about arrangements.
Alan Wendt-Town/City WellingtonRegion WellingtonWilling to travel to Northland,Auckland,Waikato,Bay of Plenty,Hawkes Bay,Gisborne,Taranaki,Manawatu - Whanganui,Tasman,Nelson,Marlborough,West Coast,Canterbury,Otago,SouthlandInterpreting Qualification Diploma in Sign Language InterpretingYear of Qualification 2004Working Languages NZSL,EnglishOther Relevant Qualifications Postgraduate Diploma in Interpreting, Macquarie University (2012). NVQ Level 6 Certificate in British Sign Language, Signature UK (2012)SLIANZ PD Points Achieved YesOther Information Currently employed by iSign, Deaf AotearoaOther Sign Languages British Sign LanguageAlice Bennett-Town/City AucklandRegion AucklandInterpreting Qualification Bachelor of Arts (NZSL-English Interpreting)Year of Qualification 2018Working Languages NZSL,EnglishSLIANZ PD Points Achieved YesAlisha Dimock-Town/City PoriruaRegion WellingtonInterpreting Qualification Bachelor of Arts (NZSL-English Interpreting)Year of Qualification 2013Working Languages NZSL,EnglishSLIANZ Tuakana YesAlternative Name DavidsonAmy Hewgill-Town/City ChristchurchRegion CanterburyWilling to travel to CanterburyInterpreting Qualification Bachelor of Arts (NZSL-English Interpreting)Year of Qualification 2015Working Languages NZSL,EnglishContact Details +64212085621SLIANZ PD Points Achieved YesSLIANZ Tuakana YesAmy Nash-Town/City HamiltonRegion WaikatoWilling to travel to WaikatoInterpreting Qualification Bachelor of Arts (NZSL-English Interpreting)Year of Qualification 2018Working Languages NZSL,EnglishContact Details 0223705754SLIANZ PD Points Achieved YesAndrea Simmons-Town/City AucklandRegion AucklandInterpreting Qualification Diploma in Sign Language InterpretingYear of Qualification 2011Angela Murray-Town/City WellingtonRegion WellingtonWilling to travel to Manawatu - WanganuiInterpreting Qualification Diploma in Sign Language InterpretingYear of Qualification 2007Working Languages NZSL,EnglishOther Relevant Qualifications Bachelor of Arts in Second Language Education, Victoria UniversityContact Details email@example.comSLIANZ PD Points Achieved YesOther Information https://www.linkedin.com/in/angela-murray-55705681/Bernadette Cutelli-Town/City WhanganuiRegion Manawatu-WhanganuiWilling to travel to Hawkes Bay,Gisborne,Taranaki,WellingtonInterpreting Qualification Diploma in Sign Language InterpretingYear of Qualification 2012Working Languages NZSL,EnglishOther Relevant Qualifications Medical interpreting papers, level 2 Te ReoContact Details firstname.lastname@example.orgOther Information I interpret in the following settings: Religion, Doctors, Dentist, Optometrist, Audiologist, family functions, basic legal, community, conferences, one to one, political, weddings, parties etc.