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Jane Watt | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 6, 2014

Jane Watt

Clear, simple, reader-friendly English
   France
  |   Pleine-Fougeres, Ille-et-Vilaine
  |  6:34 am Local Time

Overview

I work on any stage of a writing or coaching project -
For Writing: from initial research, information organisation and writing to editing, re-writing and proof-reading.
For coaching: I will work with you at any stage of improving your English, or help with writing or in deciding where you want to go with life.
French to English translation.
Please contact me at any time in your project for the help you personally require.

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Sep 24, 2013|Ghost Writing|$219|Completed
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5.0
Sep 12, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|$22|Completed
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5.0
Jun 24, 2013|Translation|$360|Completed
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5.0
Jun 17, 2013|Editing & Proofreading|$61|Completed

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Portfolio

Just one Friday in my sometimes hectic life. Work as an English Coach

Skills (10)

Tested
French-English Translation
French To English Translation Skills Test
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English
English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)
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Editing
Editing/Copy Editing
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Email
Email Etiquette Certification
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English writing coaching
Telephone Handling
Life coaching
English as a foreign language
Organizational Behavior
Management Skills

Service Description

I work alone from my home in France via broadband Internet and telephone.

I spent many years writing court reports in England, so am well used to meeting deadlines and I adjust my style and tone to suit the expected type of reader.

I have a B.A. in English and qualifications in social work and life coaching. I've written articles and reviews on a variety of subjects,such as social work, tourism, animals, management and language learning.
I've proofread the standard Probation officers' manual, academic texts on local government and curently proofread the monthly European Coaching Institute's monthly newsletter which often requires major re-writing.

I currently coach French business employees in English language via telephone and e-mail, and also do some face-to-face work. I assess post-qualification social work courses in the U.K. for the General Social Care Council, and provide out-of-hours management and support by telephone to workers in the Sheffield Drug Interventions Programme.
I translate from French to English, and,depending upon the project, may be able to provide a translator from English to French by a French mother-tongue speaker.

I'm especially keen to write articles from scratch on subjects about which I'm most passionate - literature (and learning about life through fiction), social justice, country living, animals, travel, social work, language and cultural training.

I enjoy writing about personal development and helping people to achieve a positive...

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Keywords

English learning
writing
coaching
editing
translation (French to English)
self-help
social work
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