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Bethany M. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 16, 2015

Bethany M.

Experienced Proofreader, Copy-editor, Translator
   Greece
  |   Ioannina, Epirus
  |  10:34 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $9

I am a native English speaker from the UK. I have always been an enthusiastic traveller and passionate about languages, including my own. I moved to Greece 8 years ago after completing a degree in Social Anthropology at SOAS in London and a TEFL course. Over the past years I have worked with the English language in various ways via teaching, proofreading and, more recently, translation.

I pride myself in the quality of my work and I always return work projects on or before the deadline. Due to my years of experience in the crossover fields...

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Service Description

Proofreading/Copy editing
For more than 10 years I have undertaken proofreading and copy-editing work for a variety of clients on a wide variety of subjects. This has included: academic articles for publication in top-rated journals, PhDs, funding proposals, job/university application forms and a variety of websites. References available on request.

Translation
In May, 2014, I received the prestigious Diploma in Translation (DipTrans) from Greek into English from the Institute of Linguists (IOL). I also completed a medical translation course certified by the University of Strasbourg. My translation work has included: websites, scientific journal articles, MA translation, subtitling for documentaries and CVs.

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Employment

Translation Greek-English
Freelance Translator
2013 - Present
In May, 2014, I received my Diploma in Translation from Greek into English from the Institute of Linguists (IOL). However, from 2013 I started translation work, including: websites; scientific...
Teaching English
English Teacher
2008 - Present
These are either private lessons, or small groups. Classes involve a variety of age groups and are aimed at a variety of specific goals, including: exam preparation, academic seminars and studying...
Teaching English through Creative Play
English Teacher
2007 - Present
Ages range from 2-10 years old. This polymorphic role involves engaging children, either one-on-one or in small groups, in various creative activities with the main objective of teaching them...
Proofreading/Copy-editing
Freelance Proofreader/Copy-editor
2004 - Present
For many years I have undertaken proofreading and copy-editing work for a variety of clients. This has included: academic articles for publication in top-rated journals, PhDs, funding proposals,...

Education

Chartered Institute of Linguists
Diploma in Translation Greek into English
2014 - 2014
University of Strasbourg
Medical Translation Course
2014 - 2014
Glossologia Language School
Certificate in Translation
2013 - 2014
School of Oriental and African Studies
Bachelor of Arts
2004 - 2007
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translation
Greek
English
academic
copy editing
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