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Enthusiastic Masters graduate in Communications (African Languages - Xhosa). Over ten years’ experience in the language environment, covering: teaching basic isiXhosa, corporate communication, professional writing, verbal communication, translation, transcribing, terminology development, proof reading, screening, editing, Hansard and language policy drafting and implementation. Member of South African Translation Institute (SATI), and member of Western Cape Language Forum.
Through the years as a professional Freelance Translator I have developed the following competencies:
• Confidentiality, teamwork and initiative;
• Attention to detail and accuracy;
• Communication skills and writing skills;
• Assertiveness and leadership skills;
• Computer skills;
• Able to translate from isiXhosa to English, isiZulu to English and vice versa;
• Working under pressure and
• Problem analysis and problem-solving skills.