Freelance translator profile for Laura



Translator's name:Laura
Lanaguage pair:Spanish to English translator
Country of residence:United Kingdom
Activity:Acitive since 2009
Membership status:Basic member

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Highly motivated, reliable and accurate translator for French-English, Spanish-English, Galician-English; also able to proof read texts written in French, Spanish and English.



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EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS

2004-2008 Trinity College, University of Oxford
BA Modern Languages (Joint Honours: French and Spanish)
Class: 2.1, with distinctions awarded for oral examinations in French and Spanish.

1999-2004 North Bromsgrove High School
A levels: French (A), Spanish (A), English Literature (A)
Advanced Extension Awards: French (Merit), Spanish (Distinction)
AS levels: Physical Education (A)
GCSEs: 10 A*

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Christians in Sport Intern (University Department)
Bicester, with travel across the UK, August 2008- June 2009
- Training in understanding and teaching the Bible, with its specific application and relevance to the world of sport. This is then put into practice as I meet with students from a range of backgrounds, opinions and beliefs in universities across the country to study the Bible with them, encourage them, or explain the Christian faith to them. I also spend one day a week helping with the administration and finance of the organisation.

ATRIEX Traducciones
From home, office based in Extremadura, Spain, April 2006- present
- Work as both a reviser and translator of texts from Spanish to English. My most important translation project consisted of a 42,000 word guide to Natural Parks in Extremadura.

Athletes in Action, Translator/Interpreter
Valencia, Spain, June 2009
- Required to interpret an interview with a professional footballer, conduct various interviews in Spanish and write up the transcripts and translate them into English for use in an international football DVD project.

English Language Teaching Assistant
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