Joanne David

Freelance Editor, Proofreader, & More

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Location:Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/joannedavid
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Kudos
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4 Skills
$35
Rate/Hr
I am a qualified librarian, proofreader and editor and have eight years of experience in freelance editing and proofreading. My work to date includes working with children's authors, proofreading non-fiction books (parenting and travel) and magazines.
My resume follows ...
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JOANNE DAVID

QUALIFICATIONS

Diploma of Professional Editing and Proofreading
Australian College of Journalism
(Completed 2005)

Associate Diploma in Arts (Library Practice)
TAFE NSW
(Completed 1995)

EMPLOYMENT SUMMARY

Library Officer – Wollongong City Council (May 1995 – Current)

Proofreader and Copy Editor – Lake Wangary Publishing
(June 2007 – current)

EDITING AND PROOFREADING EXPERIENCE

Where to Ride (Where to Bike USA) cycling guides

Mountain Biking Australia (4 magazines annually)

Bicycling Australia (6 magazines annually)

University essays on a variety of topics

‘Intuitive Mothering’ for New Holland Publisher

Publish Book Club blog for Dapto Community Library

Publish monthly newsletter for Library Book Club

Manuscript Assesments for Children’s Writer Clancy Tucker

TRAINING

Readers Advisory Training (2005-2006)
Library database training (2001/2003)
Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word and Publisher (2000)
Creative Writing Course – South Coast Writers Group
WEA Creative Writing Course
Storytelling workshops (1999/2000)

MEMBERSHIPS AND REFEREES

South Coast Writers Group

Janelle Smith – librarian, Dapto Community Library
(02) 4251 7733

Gary Hunt – Lake Wangary Publishing (02) 4274 4884