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Anisa D. | Elance
Last Sign-in: Oct 7, 2012

Anisa D.

professional linguistic services
   United Kingdom
  |   Eastleigh, Hampshire
  |  3:27 am Local Time


Minimum Hourly Rate $7

My name is Anisa and I hold a diploma in Travel and Tourism, a B.A. in Linguistics, various certificates in Teaching English as a Second Language, and am currently working towards a diploma in Professional Proofreading and Editing.

My professional career has been geared towards teaching ESL to adults in various international businesses, the Italian Carabinieri, and members of the Federal Government of Canada. This has included designing and teaching seminars and workshops on business writing, advanced grammar, adult learning, etc. In...

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May 13, 2011|Web Content|$55|Completed
May 5, 2011|Article Writing|$55|Completed

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An example of a selection of articles that I researched and wrote on the topic of...
An example of a recipe I created and wrote for a website featuring 'carrrot' recipes.
Creation of a letter writing course for advanced ESL/EFL students.
Description of a common ESL test for members of the public service commision in Canada.
An example of a rewrite that I did for an ESL school. It required that each article be...
This rewritten article includes a selection of title headings and sub-headings from...

Skills (3)

Article Writing
English Language Teaching (ESL/EFL)
ESL material/course development

Service Description

I am a professional writer/rewriter of articles, fiction, and fact. I am enthusiastic about research, causing my work to be not only interesting and informative, but factually accurate as well. I am also training to become a professional editor/proofreader.

I guarantee to:
- meet all agreed-upon deadlines
- be available from 0900 - 2100 GMT, mon-fri, via skype or email
- produce quality material according to your specific requirements
- research all material to provide correct information

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American Language Academy
EFL Teacher - Freelance
2010 - 2010
I taught in-company classes of General and Business English to small groups and individuals. I was responsible for: - defining goals and objectives - planning and teaching classes - creating...
ESL Teacher - Federal Government Contract
2009 - 2010
I conducted classes of bilingualism training for employees of the Federal Government of Canada. Responsibilities included: - placement testing for new students - creating teaching materials -...
Ecole de Langue Nouvel Espoir
ESL Teacher / Pedagogical Advisor
2009 - 2009
I taught 1-1 classes of bilingualism training to aid public service employees in passing their language proficiency examinations. I also performed the following tasks: - wrote the syllabus for...
Lord Byron College
EFL Teacher - Military Contract
2009 - 2009
I taught intensive, full-time group classes of 155 hours each, given at the military base of the No. 7 Bersaglieri Regiment. Teaching involved: - military and general vocabulary - grammar...
Equinox Language Centre
ESL Teacher - Federal Government Contract
2008 - 2008
Language training for employees of the Public Service Commission. Intense grammar, vocabulary, and oral lessons to aid them in passing B/C levels of the Federal Government’s bilingualism tests.
ESL Teacher - Federal Government Contract
2008 - 2008
1-1 and group classes, teaching preparation for government bilingualism exams of reading, writing, and oral expression. General English language maintenance, formal business writing, and...
Resolve Corporation
Data Entry Clerk - Medical Claims Examiner
2006 - 2007
Independently analysed medical insurance claims for SunLife Insurance, while collaborating with co-workers to assess problem cases. All filing was completed in a detailed yet efficient manner...
The Academy of Learning
ESL Teacher
2006 - 2006
I was responsible for planning lessons, developing curricula and teaching classes to a group of 6 intermediate level students from Saudi Arabia.
ESL Teacher - distance learning
2006 - 2006
This school, based in Montreal, offered self-study courses with additional over-the-phone tutelage. I was responsible for clarifying grammar concepts and generating conversations that practised...
Pueblo Bonito Resort
Office Assistant and OPC
2005 - 2006
General paperwork and customer assistance. I recorded appointments on an in-house diary and filed all customer complaints in the same database system. Microsoft Office suite was used to...
International House
EFL Teacher - Business Contract
2004 - 2005
I held a full time position, teaching General and Business English to professionals in small groups or one-to-one teaching environments. Curricula were based on the textbooks Inside Out,...
Centro de Ingles, Lengua y Cultura
EFL Teacher
2004 - 2004
I was responsible for preparing lesson plans for eight different classes of students from 9 – 50 years old, and from elementary to advanced levels. Classes ranged from one hour to three hours...
BDP Corporation
Data Entry Clerk
2003 - 2004
Input delivery information into a specialized in-house data system for Canada Post. Night shift from 10pm to 7am, with extra hours to cover emergency rush
Royal LePage Performance Realty
Team Assistant - Real Estate
2000 - 2003
Extensive clerical support, including data entry, filing, answering phone inquiries and scheduling appointments. I created and organized advertising campaigns and mass mailings, arranged flight...


Maple Academy
Diploma - Professional Proofreading and Editing
2011 - Present
International House - Barcelona
Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults
- 2009
University of Ottawa
B.A. - Linguistics
- 2008
United TESOL Int'l College of Teacher Training
Certificate - TESOL
- 2004
Algonquin College
Diploma - Travel and Tourism
- 2003
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