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Carmen J Winch | Elance
 
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Carmen J Winch

Writing Copy, Editing and Layout
   United Kingdom
  |   Etchingham, East Sussex

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $18

With 30 years writing/editing experience I guarantee a fast, professional, 100% reliable, cost-effective, accurate writing, editing & proofreading service.

I am deadline driven & totally committed to every project. I am passionate about words & photography. Need a quick, efficient, 100% accurate and reliable service please let me know? I guarantee my work will always exceed your expectation.

I am passionate about and experienced in the following industries:
1. Science
2. Medical, Pharmaceutical, Psychology, Counselling & 1st Aid
3....

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May 7, 2012|Editing & Proofreading|$66|Completed
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Apr 30, 2012|Editing & Proofreading|$110|Completed
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Apr 18, 2012|E-books and Blogs|$31|Completed
Apr 17, 2012|Editing & Proofreading|$33|Completed
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Portfolio

I have written since 2011 on a regular basis for both the Kent and Sussex issues of the...
Sample of Layout and Copy for a general 2-fold A4 Brochure
Sample of my School Text/Technical Digitalisation Work
This is a sample of my book digitalization work, turning a reading fiction book into an...
Sample of 2 of a large batch of Recipes I created recently for a client's book on...

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Mac & PC Software
OCR
Photoshop 5
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Service Description

I offer a fast, accurate and professional copywriting, proofreading, layout and editorial service with a particular specialization in science, technical, non-fiction and school text and reading books. I also have experience in editing and layout of web content.

I have qualifications and proven skills in Cooking & Recipe Creation, Sailing/Boating, Marine Sports, Teaching, Proofreading, Psychology and Counseling and Biology.

I also offer a photography and photographic editing service from capture to publish using RAW converters, Photoshop of PS 5 and Adobe Lightroom.

Typing speed of 75 wpm, OCR document digitalization and conversion, and general layout, copy editing and proofing as well as innovative gripping copy writing skills. Expert with MS Software.



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Employment

The Seeing Ear, UK
Digitalized Book Production Manager & Editor
2009 - 2012
Digitalized Book Production Manager, Editor & Proofer
The Food and Drink Guide, UK
Copy Writer and Editor
2008 - 2012
Restaurant Food reviewer, Copy Writer and Editor
Priory Hospitals, UK
Expert Witness Report Editor and Manager
2005 - 2007
Expert Witness Report Editor and Manager
Profile Relocation Guides, Lamberhurst, UK
Editor
1997 - 1999
Editor for Relocation Guide Publisher
Marvel Comics
Editorial Assistant and PA
1995 - 1997
Editorial Assistant and PA
Sussex Police
Copy Writer - Patrol Magazine
1977 - 1982
Copy Writer - Patrol Magazine (Police Magazine)

Education

RYA Royal Yachting Association
RYA Cruising Instructor
2009 - 2009
Ashburton School of Cookery
Diploma in Cookery (equivalent NVQ Level 3)
2008 - 2009
RYA Royal Yachting Association
RYA Yachtmaster Offshore
2005 - 2009
RYA Royal Yachting Association
RYA Yachtmaster Offshore
2005 - 2009
PADI Diving
Advanced Diver and Rescue Diver
2007 - 2008
Hastings College
TESOL Teaching of English to Speakers of Other Lan
1999 - 2000
Open University
BSc Hons Psychology 1st Class
1996 - 2000
University of Brighton, Sussex
Anatomy and Physiology Degree 1st year course
1997 - 1998
ICS
ICS Professional Proofreader Certificate
1992 - 1995
BCU British Canoe Union
2 Star Canoe and Rescue Canoeist Certificates
1993 - 1994
Uplands Community College
A Levels
1987 - 1989
Sussex Downs School of Nursing
SRN State Registered Nurse - Year 1
1982 - 1983
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Copywriting
Proof-reading
Photoshop
OCR
Cookery
Psychology
Sailing
e-books
Editing
Fitness. Health. Edit. Editorial. Proof. Diving. Canoeing. Fishing. Chef. Recipes. Narrowboat. Yachting. Health. Nutrition. Diet.
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