Are you an experienced and qualified interpreter looking for an exciting new challenge?

Looking for an irresistible opportunity with an experienced, innovative and supportive Language Service Provider?

With over 30 years of experience and offices worldwide, thebigword provides secure, user-friendly technology and services that simplify the communication process for over 2,500 public and private sector clients.

Handling up to 50,000 worldwide assignments every day, we provide the best translation, interpretation, localisation and language technology solutions for businesses, the public sector and individuals – empowering our customers to communicate clearly with speakers of all languages.

Our key opportunities

Legal & Justice: We have a vast number of requirements across the country for freelance interpreters. This is a great opportunity for fully qualified and experienced interpreters to service face-to-face and remote assignments with a prestigious Client.

Here are some of the benefits of providing your services as a freelance Interpreter with thebigword:

  • Hours to suit you, day, evening, and weekends
  • Assignments in, but not limited to, the legal sectors
  • Be part of a friendly multinational community of freelance linguists
  • Competitive rates and travel policy package

We have key requirements in the below locations for the following languages, into and out of English. If you do not offer one of the below languages, we'd still encourage you to apply, so we can keep you in mind for future opportunities.


Location List of languages per location
North East Amharic, Greek, Czech, Romanian, Vietnamese, Albanian 
West Yorkshire Amharic, Mandinka, Greek, Czech, Polish, Slovak, Vietnamese, Albanian
South Yorkshire Vietnamese, Albanian, Polish
East Yorkshire Polish, Romanian


What are our key requirements

  • Professional Interpreting experience
  • Accredited Interpreting qualifications or Language-related degrees/diplomas
  • UK-Based
  • Willing to obtain a DBS certificate

If you would like to register your interest for the requirements we have, please complete the form on this page with:

  • Your CV
  • Agree to our T&Cs

We will require you to upload an up-to-date version of your CV to be considered, those not uploading a CV for review will not be prioritised

We look forward to hearing from you!