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Sarah Orrell | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 26, 2014

Sarah Orrell

Well qualified writer who loves a challenge
   United Kingdom
  |   Bishopston, Bristol
  |  10:35 pm Local Time

Overview

Effective copywriting, straight or humorous creative pieces for print, web or performance, and a professional attitude. I once wrote a training course described as being like 3 rounds with Mike Tyson!

My experience is an eclectic mix of academic, educational, performance: I've published training manuals for Ofsted inspections in UK schools, designed a rehabilitation course for prisoners, scripted a pantomime for teenagers and composed songs and sketches for TV. I've written press releases and radio monologues, and both serious and...

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Oct 23, 2013|Copywriting|Private|Completed
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Jul 17, 2013|Article Writing|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

I wrote the script, designed and created the video (in Keynote), and did the voice...
400 word blog article written for a Residential Letting Agency based in Leeds.
I was given some basic information about the service and asked to draft a copy of under...
The client needed a 3-part 'Bluffers Guide to Acts' drawing on Biblical themes and...
Feedback from happy clients!
Press release for an internal newsletter
Smart phones and wireless keyboards, with a superhero twist.
Article for Funky Punk music in schools provider

Skills (8)

Tested
Creative Writing
Online Writing
Report Writing
Content Writing
Business Writing
French
English
Academic Writing

Service Description

notfunnynotclever is the trading name for freelance writer Sarah Orrell.

Sarah is from Bristol in the United Kingdom. Always up for a challenge, she has an eclectic range of writing projects under her belt - Ofsted-based resources for senior management in primary schools, advertising copy for small businesses, songs and stories for satellite television, and experience as a blogger and webmaster.

As a published songwriter and scriptwriter, Sarah's creative talents span beyond just words, and she enjoys turning her hand to collaborate with film-makers and performers.

Among her qualifications is a Masters Degree in Education as well as training in creative writing.



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Employment

Funky Punk
Copywriter
2012 - Present
Writing advertising copy and policy proof-reading for this educational music provider
Notfunnynotclever.com
freelance writer and creative
2012 - Present
Trading as notfunnynotclever.com I am harnessing two decades of creative writing experience and working for businesses, film makers, graphic designers, local charities and clients across the world.
AMS Educational
Educational Author, Songwriter, Creative
2009 - Present
I collated dense pages of information issued for teachers by Ofsted, and designed and authored handbooks on Safeguarding and Subject Leader for School Senior Management. I wrote and produced a...

Education

University of Gloucestershire
Grad Teacher Training - Qualified Teacher Status
2008 - 2009
The Open University
Advanced Diploma in Language and Literacy
- 2008
The Open University
Masters Degree in Education
- 2008
The Open University
Post-Graduate Diploma in Humanities
- 2004
The Open University
First Class BA (Hons) Humanities with Philosophy
- 2002

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creative writing
article writing
comedy
poetry
imagination
education
ideas
proof
fast worker
copy writing
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