Sally Baylis

Freelance Document Designer & Content Writer

Location:Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
2 Skills


Personal Details
Full Name: Sally Ann Baylis
Location: Cowies Hill, Durban, South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal)
Email Address:
Contact Number: 073 985 8662
My Availability: Immediately
Nationality: South African
Date of Birth: 30/07/1967
ID Number: 6707300042086
EE/AA Status: White, Female
Drivers License 08

Career Objectives
Occupation: IT Sector
Location: Durban and surrounding areas. I am not willing to relocate but will travel if necessary.
Job Level: Skilled Level
Job Type: Contract/Permanent
Remuneration: Market Related
Career Objectives: I have many years experience in developing MS Office courseware up to advanced user level in alignment with SAQA unit standards. I am capable of doing corporate needs analyses with regards to end user training streamlined to job specifications.
Achievements: • Diploma in Business Computing (Damelin)
• Assessor - but not registered with ISETT

Employment History

Briomhar Consulting, System Tester/Material Developer/Trainer
Duration: 01/2008 - 07/2010
Occupation: IT (IT sector) : Systems Analysis
Employer Sector: Business & Management
Sub-sector: Consulting
Job Level: Skilled Level
Job Type: Contract
Remuneration: R 29,800.00 Per Month
Location: South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal), Durban
• System testing on the BaNCS system for Merchant Bank of Lisbon as well as on the RMS (Revenue Management System) Project for eThekwini Municipality
• Reporting and tracking of defects to the software developers
• Liaising with business owners to ascertain work flow processes
• Development of courseware based on outcomes of testing which included:
? Test case scenarios
? Development of data sets for automated training
? Learner manuals
? Learner workbooks
? PowerPoint teaching aids
? Reference guides for on the job help
? Development of computer based training using Captivate
? Testing of courseware against the system to ensure accuracy
? Training of the business users on prescribed modules
• Development of MS Word and MS Excel training manuals
Reason for leaving: The MBL contract was a two month contract. The RMS contract was terminated due to budget constraints
Reference: Lynn Walsh 082 378 6332

Self Employed: Corporate IT Consultant
Duration: 2007 - 2008
? Consulted to the corporate industry in respect of job specific IT training and developed the relevant courseware
? Developed Publisher courseware for Learning Resource Group
? I developed a bank of OBE formative and summative assessments as well as assignments for the IIE (Independent Institute of Education) on a national level for both their full time and part time computer courses
? Developed SAQA aligned learning material for Keith Thomas and Associates
? Facilitated the ICDL course for NetLearn which was targeted at teachers for the cross over to the CAT system.
? Jenny Cole ? 031 581 1300
? Designed an Access Data Base for a home based short term insurance company - Afscot Financial Services
? Lynn Easton ? 083 631 2102

Varsity College
Duration: 1997 - 2007
Occupation: IT (IT sector) : Lecturer
Employer Sector: Education & Training
Sub-sector: Lecturer
Job Level: Skilled Level
Job Type: Contract
Remuneration: Hourly - Market Related
Location: South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal), Durban
• Facilitation of the one-year Certificate in Business Computing and Essential Secretarial Skills courses
? Introduction to Personal Computing
? Word
? Excel
? Internet & E-mal
? PowerPoint
? Access
? Publisher
? Touch Typing
? Proof Reading
? Effective business communication rules via letter and email composition
? Development of courseware for the Journalism course (Publisher)
? Moderation of the summative assessments for Varsity College on a national basis
Reference: ? Taneille Smith ? 083 310 1442

Jeanine Topping and Associates
Duration: 2011
Occupation: Technical Writer
Employer Sector: Education & Training
Job Level: Skilled Level
Job Type: Contract
Remuneration: Hourly - Market Related
Location: South Africa (KwaZulu-Natal), Durban
• Compilation of the following written to SAQA requirements
? Learner Guide
? Learner Workbook
? Facilitator Guide
? Assessor Guide
? Moderator Guide
? Evaluation Tools
? Curriculum Outline
? Portfolio of Evidence
? Formative and Summative Assessments
Reference: ? Jeanine Topping ? 082 784 6921
Skills (2) Rating
Document Design
Content Writing