Najet Gharsallaoui

Freelance Arabic Translator & Editor

Location:Highlands, Texas, United States
2 Skills
Najet Gharsallaoui
3661 Hayes Road, Baldwinsville, NY 13027
Phone: +001 917 557 3634

Masters of Education (K to 12) May 2009
Saint Peter’s College, Jersey City NJ-USA

Bachelor of Arts, English Language and Literature June 2004
University of Letters and Human Sciences, Sfax, Tunisia

High School Diploma (Baccalaureate – General Education) June 1997
Hedy Chaker High School, Sfax, Tunisia

Student teacher, 9th grade Jan-May 2008
Emerson High School, Union City NJ-USA
? Prepared and executed all lesson plans.
? Developed, administered and graded tests.

English Teacher 2004-2005
Parents and Teachers Association (PTA), Sfax Tunisia
? Provided instruction in English to 10th and 11th grade students
? Organized and implemented lesson plans
? Administered and graded tests and quizzes.

Substitute Teacher Mar-Jun 2004
Abu El Kacem Echebbi Public High School, Sfax Tunisia
? Provided instruction in English to 9th and 10th graders.

English Tutor
Chihia Middle School, Sfax Tunisia Summer 2002
? Provided tutoring support to students in English in reading, pronunciation and listening.
? Monitored students’ progress and results.

Intern spring 2009
United Nations Headquarters, UNESCO Office New York-USA
? Administrative support for various staff members.
? Interdisciplinary research, analysis, and document preparation.
? Working with various staff members in an interdisciplinary manner focusing particularly on education pertaining to sustainable development, emergency education, gender issues, literacy and AIDS.

Intern summer 2008
United Nations Headquarters,
Department of Public Information
Non-Governmental Organizations
? Translated documents from French to English.
? Maintained communications with NGOs in Francophone countries.
? Provided administrative support.

Administrative Assistant Summer 2005
Distance Education Office,
Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania-USA
? Provided office support
? Managed and recorded on coming telephone calls, all correspondence
? Organized and updated filing system, set up media, computer and instructional resources for teaching professors together with publishing exams online

ESL Certificate Dec 2006
Oxford Seminars, Los Angeles, California-USA

English Language Training Certificate Aug 2004
Derby College, England, U.K

Teaching Certification: In the process (NJ-USA)


Computer: Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), Internet research
Languages: Fluent in Arabic, French and English (written and spoken).


Traveling, reading fiction and poetry in different languages, voluntary works, etc.

-Mr. Robert Fazio: Assistant Superintendent/Principal: Emerson High School-318, 18th St, Union City, NJ-USA
Phone: +001 (201) 304 2295

-Dr. Jim Clayton: Professor at Saint Peter’s College: 2641 Kennedy Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ –USA 07306.
-Mrs. Faryal Khan: Education Specialist: UNESCO New York Office: United Nations Headquarters
Email: /
Phone: 001 857 204 2086
Skills (2) Rating
Arabic Translation