Listed in Proofreaders / Editors
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! Constantly striving to improve my own skills and knowledge.
I have meticulous attention to detail, strict time management and commitment to a deadline. I studied mathematics to degree level and have a very analytical mind. I am great with figures, diagrams, map reading and finer details.
I have always had an eye for accuracy and have read through documentation all of my career in education.
I am an entry-level member of The Society for Editors and Proofreaders and have undertaken regular training through the Society 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 offer a bespoke proofreading service to suit your project. Please contact me to discuss your needs.
* e-learning and educational resources
* exam papers
* assignments, dissertations and theses
* booklets and marketing material
* training manuals and procedures
* websites and online content
* annual reports and journals.
I charge £10 per 1,000 words.
Examples of Pricing
4,000 word website proofread for only £40
15,000 word dissertation proofread for only £150
You can pay via bank transfer or PayPal.
I have experience in proofreading the following types of publications:
* Termly Educational magazines
* IT Training websites
* IT Trainers blogs
* LinkedIn profiles
* Educational reports on children’s progress
* Training manuals
* Essays and dissertations
Due to data privacy, I do not wish to divulge too many details of my recent projects.
Qualifications and training
Qualified Teacher Status and 2:1 Maths Degree with Honours
Early Years Professional Status
Society for Editors and Proofreaders – Proofreading 1- Introduction,
Proofreading 2 – Headway and Proofreading 3 – Progress.
“I’d like to thank Alison for her valuable input in improving our documentation for our company. We really appreciate her commitment and accuracy whilst supporting us.” – Academy Class
“I wanted to take this opportunity and thank Alison for a quick and professional proofread job for our Studio KIBITZ website and some other documents. Communication with Alison was straightforward and easy. We have gained a lot of useful tips on some very technical paragraphs which later on became more understandable to a broader audience. Very recommended service! ” – Imantas Maciukevicius Co-owner of Studio Kibitz Group –