I am a freelance proofreader who specialises in educational and mathematical documents. I have worked in education for the past 17 years and can use my experience to support your needs. I have a passion for education and a love of learning! I am constantly striving to improve my own skills and knowledge. Take a look at my blog to see my passions and take part in my reading challenge.
I studied mathematics to degree level and have a very analytical mind. I am great with figures, formulas, data tables, diagrams, map reading and finer details. I am also a maths checker and have experience of checking all levels of maths from primary to degree level working with publishers and students. I have taught maths in Primary schools, planning and developing the maths curriculum.
I have always had an eye for accuracy and have read through documentation all of my career in education.
I am an intermediate member of The Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading and have undertaken regular training through the Institute to continue my professional development.
I am skilled at using Track changes in Microsoft Word and commenting tools in Word and Adobe Acrobat. I am proficient in British Standard Proofreading Symbols and can proofread on paper or digitally. I have experience of working as part of a publishing team using Trello, Smartsheets, SharePoint and Microsoft Office suite.