CURRICULUM VITAE

Dati personali

GRAZIA

Nazionalità ITALIANA

E-mail marzouno@libero.it / marz01@mail.gte.it

Web site http://blog.libero.it/graziaSbridge

Member of A.N.I.T.I. (Italian National Association of Translators and Interpreters) - January 2007


WORK EXPERIENCES

December 2006 IT>EN translation of the tourist book “Castelmola, vertigo of

Infinite” (ed. City of Castelmola and Aidhena.com)

Freelance job

September 2006 IT>EN translation of the text of “DAVIDE NIDO” art book

for Galleria Blu, Milan. Freelance job

Since April 2006 EN>IT translations for “Globe” Translation Agency in Foligno

freelance job

Since February 2006 IT>EN translations for website www.galleriablu.com

February-March 2006 English Teacher at Regional Courses for Adults

Limited period job for Galilei Junior High School

Acireale –CT

September 2005 Translation IT>FR of the touristic booklet

PRESEPE DELLA GROTTA

Freelance job

1-15 August 2005 Translation EN>IT of Anthropology text for

a graduation thesis. Freelance job

July 2005 IT>EN translation of O-key Card booklet

Freelance for Aidhena.com

Since December 2004 English Teacher - private lessons

Freelance job for high school and University students

November-December 2004 Technical translation IT>EN: directions booklet

Freelance job for photo studio- Catania

August -September 2004 English and Spanish teacher – private lessons


3rd July 2004-30th Oct2006 Receptionist

for Holiday Village on Acireale's seaside

January-March 2004 Translation EN>IT of the medical text

(“Proteins from Lab to Hospital”)

Freelance job

14th October-20th November 2003 English Teacher at Regional Courses for Adults

Limited period job for Galilei Junior High School

Acireale –CT

September 2003 – January 2005 Technical and legal translations EN>IT, SP>IT, IT>EN, IT>SP

Assistant to Mr Michele Terranova, Translator

– Aci S. Antonio (CT)

June 2003 EN>IT translation of short essay about S.Freud

for a graduation thesis

Freelance job

Since May 2003 Tourist website translations IT>FR, IT>SP, IT>EN

Freelance job for the web site www.siciliaholiday.it

May-October 2003 Translation EN>IT of medical essay (“Cauda Equina”)


February-June 2003 English teacher for 1st level “Trinity Certificate”students

Limited period job for private kindergarten school

Acireale

September 2002 IT>EN translation of part of the book “Teaching by

Counselling – Comenius Project” (Bonanno Editore)

Freelance job

July-October 2002 “Thomas Cook” agency’s booking clerk

Limited period job for Tour Operator in

Taormina(ME)

February-May 2002 Secretary for De Agostini Encyclopedia Agency


October 2001 Translation IT>EN of part of the tourist booklet

“Houses of Lava” (Bibl.Prov.di Catania Editore)

Freelance job

June 2000 EN>IT translation of various medical texts

for graduation thesis

Freelance job

July-October 1999 Data processing and EN>IT translation of the essay

“Soilless Cultivation”

Limited period job for the School of Agriculture – University of

Catania

Education

June 2004 Cambridge University ADVANCED ENGLISH cert.

by Cambridge University ESOL Courses

October 2004 Certificate in Art&Monuments Management

EUROFORM – Professional courses - Acireale

December 2003 Certificate in Touristic Routes Organization

E.F.A.L. – Professional courses- Acireale

June 1999 Course for Travel Agency Front Desk Job

EN.A.I.P. – Professional courses- Acireale

June 1998 University degree in European Languages

- 4-year specialization in English

University of Catania

July 1991 High School Diploma in European Languages

(English, French, Spanish)

Spirito Santo High School - Acireale




Personal skills

FIRST LANGUAGE ITALIAN

Foreign languages ENGLISH FRENCH SPANISH GERMAN

Reading Skills VERY GOOD GOOD GOOD QUITE GOOD

Writing skills VERY GOOD GOOD GOOD QUITE GOOD

Speaking skills VERY GOOD GOOD GOOD QUITE GOOD

Public Relations Good skills in Public Relations. Tourist guide service

in art exhibitions, local museums and other events.

Since May 2003, vice-president of the Cultural Asso-

ciation Cento Campanili; also working as a volunteer

tourist guide for the Association.

Technical Skills Very good at using Windows XP and Office 2000.

Good knowledge and use of GRAND HOTEL

program for Hotel bookings.

Very good at using Internet Explorer and Outlook



Artistic skills and Hobbies Very good at drawing and painting, especially acrylics

and oil on canvas. Took part in many local art exhibitions;

cartoons published on the booklet “Vivere”, from La Sicilia

newspaper, between 1995 and 2000, and on the “Nume-

ro Unico di Carnevale”, the Carnival magazine published

every year in Acireale, Catania.

Other hobbies: writing (short stories and novels published

on www.scrivi.com web site), reading, Internet, playing guitar.

Driving Licence Italian Driving Licence “B”, for cars only.

More Information “ProfessionalTraining Periods” at: Acireale’s Library

and Museums (Sept-Oct 2004); at Catania Tourist

Bureau (Sept. 2003); at the reception of Hotel Nettuno

Catania (April 1999).

Booking, ticket service and tourist guide at

“In Propria Venit” art exhibition, Acireale (Dec 2000-

May 2001).