Benjamin Phillips

Full Member

Contact Details



NRCPD registered

About Benjamin

Freelance BSL / English interpreter of 23 years experience, ASLI trained mentor and trainer. I undertake work in specialist domains such as legal, media (in—vision) conference (platform) and computer training such as website design (UI/UX, Coding) and computer forensics.

Am available to work on nationwide basis in the UK and with advance notice accept assignments abroad (Europe, USA, Africa and Asia).

I also have a professional Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) set up to allow clients to make interpreted calls through on all platforms, such as Zoom, FaceTime, Skype, and Teams.

Fully registered with the NRCPD and am CPD compliant. Holding Enhanced DBS check (Adults and Children) and subscribed to the DBS update service. Professional indemnity insurance provided through ASLI.

I accept bookings upto 12 months in advance. Invoices sent promptly or on a monthly basis for regular clients. Terms and conditions are displayed on my website as well as inclusive fee’s.

Access to work bookings accepted and budgets can usually be met. If you require a quotation for ATW new application or for renewals I am happy to supply you with a copy.

I am a member of the BSL Legal Interpreters Network, London BSL Interpreters forum and the Essex Sign Language Interpreters Network.

I provide training as an interpreter educator direct and through various organisations. I also offer mentoring (ASLI scheme) and performance coaching to sign language and spoken language interpreters, as well as to to those who work with them.

The best way to contact me is via my website ( or by email.

Work Domains

  • Community
  • Conference
  • Court
  • Education
  • Employment
  • Medical
  • Mental Health
  • Social Services
  • Solicitor
  • Television/Media
  • Theatre
  • Training Courses

Additional Skills

  • ASLI Trained Mentor