- Polegate, GB
- £28 /hr
- Available now
I am a bilingual and bicultural qualified and experienced translator and interpreter (between English and French), educated in Paris and London. I translate general legal correspondance,more...I am a bilingual and bicultural qualified and experienced translator and interpreter (between English and French), educated in Paris and London. I translate general legal correspondance, educational materials and NGOs documents and newsletters on a regular basis. In the past, I have also been involved in many projects such as the translation of web pages, general reports, academic speeches and documents, general literary documents, conference programmes, tourist information leaflets, Powerpoint presentations and research papers, as well as the transcription of surveys, interviews and speeches. I have interpreted at international conferences here and abroad using all interpreting techniques (simultaneous, consecutive, chuchotage) mainly for charitable organisations and NGOs. I can also undertake quality checking and proofreading of documents in French for which I have received appropriate training. I am a very thorough and efficient linguist.
Area Covered: translation and proofreading from home, interpreting in the South East
Work Experience Summary: Translation (from English into French) of legal and general correspondance, web pages, conference programmes and reports, educational materials, academic, research and literary documents, tourist information, interpreting (between French and English) for NGOs and charitable organisations at international conferences in the UK and abroad, transcription of interviews, surveys and speeches, teaching French (PGCE) from primary school level to adults and undergraduates and German at primary and secondary levels (qualified with PGCE up to GCSE).
Education Summary: Chartered Institute of Linguists Diploma in Translation (English > French), Chartered Institute of Linguists Public Interpreting (simultaneous and consecutive between English and French), University Diploma in General Studies (German and Dutch) from Paris IV Sorbonne, Hons Degree in History and Sociology (Exon) , Postgraduate Research in Sociology of Education (Exon), Postgraduate Teaching Diploma (PGCE) in French and German (London), Postgraduate Adult Education Diploma (Exon)