I am a fully qualified and experienced journalist, writer, sub-editor and newspaper designer currently teaching the journalists of tomorrow.
I have an excellent command of themore...I am a fully qualified and experienced journalist, writer, sub-editor and newspaper designer currently teaching the journalists of tomorrow.
I have an excellent command of the English language and I am a stickler for good grammar.
I am looking to supplement my part-time teaching role with some freelance work.
Area Covered: Career
Summary: I have over 15 years of experience in the media industry and an excellent command of the English language. I have combined my love of writing, sub-editing and print design in an enjoyable career and am now passing on my experience and enthusiasm for the print media to the journalists of tomorrow.
Job Title: Learning tutor in Journalism and Sub-editing
Company: Grimsby Institute
Description: Teaching journalism and media subjects and course co-ordinator of the BTEC National Diploma in Creative Media Production Print and Publishing course. I also teach digital imaging to beginners.
Job Title: Deputy Chief Sub-editor
Company: Lincolnshire Echo
Description: Designer/ sub-editor and then Deputy Chief Sub-editor on the Lincolnshire Echo and supplements. Proof reading, page layout, upkeep of website.
Job Title: Reporter/sub-editor
Company: Grimsby Telegraph
Description: News and sport reporting for the Grimsby Telegraph and then moving to sub-editor role.
Summary: I have excellent qualifications in journalism - a degree (2:1), HND and NVQ 4 in Production Journalism. I am currently studying for my Professional Graduate Certificate in Education. I intend to do an MA and Phd in the future.
Degree: BA (Hons) Combined Studies
Field of Study: Journalism
University / College: Leeds University