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Sophie W. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 9, 2012

Sophie W.

Proofreader with excellent grammar skills!
   Thailand
  |   Bangkok, Bangkok
  |  1:34 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $21

I am a British-born, native-English speaker, living in Bangkok, Thailand. I have an in-depth knowledge and awareness of all areas of the English Language (in particular; grammar, spelling, punctuation and syntax) as well as an excellent eye for detail and errors.

I have a strong British education and attained a BA (Hons) English Studies degree and a TEFL Certificate. Since 1997, I have taught English in England and Thailand, to students of various nationalities, all ages and of all levels, at schools, private language institutes and...

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English Grammar
English Spelling
English Spelling Test (UK Version)
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Service Description

As well as my educational background and my English-focused qualifications, my teaching experience has helped me to develop my English Language proofreading skills. I can quickly and accurately identify errors and correct them to a sublime standard of English, whatever the text type and within deadlines.

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Employment

New Cambridge Institute, Bangkok
English Language teacher
2009 - Present
Teach IELTS, IGCSE (English as a First Language) and General English to young learners, teenagers, young adults and mature students, both in classes, small groups and privately. I have developed a...
Various, Bangkok
Private Language Tutor / Proofeader / Editor
2002 - Present
Teach General English, IELTS and IGCSE to small groups and individuals, Thai and European students, between the ages of 6 and 40 years old. Spell-check, error correct and proofread students'...
The Continuing Education Centre, Bangkok
English Language teacher
2004 - 2007
Taught classes of Thai students aged between 5 and 18 years old, with various levels of English from beginner to advanced. Planned lessons, developed own range of learning materials, games and...
Inlingua, Bangkok
English Language teacher
1999 - 2002
Taught individual students and classes of Thai students, both young learners and teenagers. Prepared lessons, developed own materials and corrected errors.
Honley Infant and Junior School, Huddersfield, UK
Assistant Primary School teacher
1997 - 1998
Gained experience of teaching young native learners for the teacher training module of my BA (Hons) English Studies degree. Assisted in the teaching of the National Primary Curriculum.

Education

The University of Huddersfield, UK
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) English Studies
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Sheffield Hallam University, UK
Post-Graduate Certificate in TESOL
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Sheffield Hallam University, UK
Trinity College Certificate in TESOL
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