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Joanna Hadfield | Elance
 
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Joanna Hadfield

Quality Translator / Writer / Editor / Proofreader
   United Kingdom
  |   Leicester, Leicestershire
  |  1:09 am Local Time

Overview

I am a perfectionist and strive for excellence in all aspects of my work, whether that be translating, writing, editing, proofreading or teaching. I am a native speaker of English and a qualified translator of French and German (MA in Translation and Professional Language Skills). My Master's Degree provided me with training in editorial, revision and proofreading techniques and I have an excellent eye for detail. I have just begun working freelance, and I am already working with a luxury property website to update their landing pages. I...

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Portfolio

This is a landing page, written for Prestige Property Group. The aim of the article is...
http://http://www.prestigeproperty.co.uk/MorairaProperty/Properties.asp
This is a job I completed in my role as publicist for local amateur group, 'Milborne...

Skills (7)

Tested
English Vocabulary Test (UK Version)
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Understanding differences in British and American English Test
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French To English Translation Skills Test
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Passed
Online Article Writing and Blogging Test (UK Version)
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German To English Translation Skills Test
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English Editing
English Proofreading

Employment

Freelance
Translator, Writer, Editor and Proofreader
2012 - Present
I am working as a freelance writer, translator, proofreader and editor. I specialise in translation from French and German into English and creating orginal, well-written content for blogs and...
SkyDemon
German-Speaking Assistant
2012 - 2012
I worked as a German-speaking sales assistant at Aero Friedrichshafen, the largest aviation trade fair in Europe. I demonstrated flight planning and in-flight navigation software and answered...
Sunninghill Preparatory School
French Teacher
2011 - 2012
I taught French to students aged 3 - 13 years. I also taught Latin and ICT to 11-13 year olds.
Supply Teacher
Teacher / Tutor
2010 - 2011
I provided day-to-day cover in schools in the case of teacher absence. I also tutored individuals of all ages in German and French.
English Country Schools
Teacher of English as a Foreign Language
2010 - 2010
I taught English to international students at a summer school. I was responsible for planning and delivering English lessons for 11-13 year olds.
King's College, Taunton
French and German Teacher
2009 - 2010
I taught both German and French to 13-18 year olds. Part of my job involved teaching translation from German into English to German native-speaker exchange students.
Torquay Girls' Grammar School
German and French Teacher
2007 - 2009
I taught German and French to students aged 11-18.
Office Angels Ltd.
Office Temp
2005 - 2006
I worked in various office-based jobs, completing a variety of jobs, including data entry and customer service.
The Council of Europe
Editor/Proofreader/Translator (Work Experience)
2005 - 2005
I worked on various English documents, proofreading, editing and revising the content. I also translated documents from French and German into English
Eclipse Translations
Translator
2005 - 2005
I translated a variety of texts from German and French into English, and also proofread my colleagues' translated documents.
Au Site Normand Hotel and Restaurant
Multilingual Receptionist and Waitress
2003 - 2003
This was a summer job during the university holidays. I worked at a French hotel as a receptionist, answering the telephone, welcoming guests and solving problems. In the evenings I worked as a...

Education

University of Exeter
PGCE (Teaching)
2006 - 2007
University of Bath
MA Translation and Professional Language Skills
2004 - 2005
University of Exeter
BA (Hons) French and German
2000 - 2004
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content writing
article writing
French translation
German translation
editing
German to English translation
French to English translation
proofreading
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