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Peter Barker

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Translation services

German  —
  • German (Germany)
  • German (Switzerland)
  • German (Austria)
English Native language
  • English (United Kingdom)
  • English (USA)
Services
Subject

Accounting Annual reports Architecture Automotive business Business Construction Contracts and reports

Personal Details

Location
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Exeter, 03:45 pm
Native language
English
Work experience
44 years 7 months
About me
I graduated with a degree in German from Birmingham University in 1975 followed by a Post Graduate Certificate in Education in 1976. I then went straight into secondary school teaching, where I spent 13 years, 6 of them as Head of the German Dept. In 1989 I switched careers to become a full-time technical translator, working first in-house with a major translating company in Stuttgart, Germany, and from 1990 onwards as a freelancer. I have spent ...

Education

Birmingham

  • 1975
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Bachelor
  • German

Birmingham

  • 1976
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Specialist
  • Education

Work experience

Freelance translator in Self-employed
from 1990 to Present
Self-employed technical, scientific, legal and commercial translator
Full-time in-house translator, German-English in Dr W.-D. Haehl GmbH
from 1989 to 1990
Translating technical, scientific, legal and commercial documents from German to English
Head of German in Shelfield Community School
from 1982 to 1988
In charge of German Dept teaching students aged 11-18
Teacher of German and French in Willenhall Comprehensive School
from 1976 to 1982
Teaching German and French to students aged 11-18

Portfolio

Degree Certificate

  • 1975

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