National Union of British Sign Language Interpreters

Nub: the crux or central point of a matter

At the Nub, you’ll find the latest NUBSLI announcements, guest blogs and related interpreting and union information.

A union and a professional association support you and your profession in different ways. In these uncertain times for interpreting, a Union can provide powerful support for interpreters.

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In protecting our terms and conditions and rates of pay, we are ensuring that deaf people are able to access fully qualified and suitable skilled professionals. Our profession, like many others, is under threat from government cuts. BSL interpreters are predominately funded by government in areas such as health, police, courts and workplace support.

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