Curriculum Vitae

Personal Details

 

Name:

Shirleide Dias Saraiva Viana Epting

 


Date of birth:

15.12.1976

 

Place of birth:

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

 

Nationality:

Brazilian

 

Marital status:

Married

 

Email:

shirleide@brasildomundo.com

 

 

Education

 

2002 - 2003:               

Federal University of Bahia (UFBA)

Degree in English/Portuguese Language and Literature (Licentiate degree)

 

1995 – 2001:

Federal University of Bahia (UFBA)

Degree in English/ Portuguese Language and Literature (Bachelor’s degree)

 

1992 – 1994:

Teresa de Lisieux School

High School

 

 

Work Experience

 

June 2005 - present:

Brasil do Mundo – Language School & Translation Services

Position: Self-employed Portuguese and English teacher and translator

Cologne, Germany

 

October 2009 - present:

FLO - FAIRTRADE Labelling Organization International

Position: Freelance Portuguese and English translator

Bonn, Germany

 

August 2012 – October 2013:

 TÜV Rheinland AG

Position: Freelance English and Portuguese translator and/or interpreter

Cologne, Germany


Juli 2009 – June 2011: 

DEG – Deutsche Entwiklungsgesellschaft         

Position: Freelance Portuguese teacher  

Cologne, Germany

 

Juni 2008 – Juni 2009: Babypause

 

Januar 2007 – Mai 2008: Babypause

 

February 2005 – April 2008:

Brasil do Mundo – Language School & Translation Services

Position: Self-employed Portuguese and English teacher and translator

Cologne, Germany

 

January 2003 – January 2005:

 Federal Universy of Bahia’s Extention Course

Language School – English as a foreign language

Position: English teacher   

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

 

August 2004 – Dezember 2004:

ASSUFBA Sindicato

Position: English teacher for teenagers  

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

 

January 2003 – January 2005:

 Casa do Brasil

Language School – Portuguese for foreigners

Position:  Portuguese teacher – Teaching Portuguese as a sencond language for students from all over the world

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

 

January 2003 – February 2004:

UEC – Universal English Course

Language School – English as a foreign language

Position: English teacher for teenagers and adults    

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

 

July 2002 – December 2002:

Spectra Leather Shop

Position: Salesclerk

Torquay, Devon, England

 

Agosto 2000 – Junho 2002:

Federal Universy of Bahia’s Extention Course

Language School – English as a foreign language

Position: English teacher   

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

 

Janeiro 1999 – Outubro 2000:

Casa do Brasil

Language School – Portuguese for foreigners

Position:  Portuguese teacher – Teaching Portuguese as a sencond language for students from all over the world

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

 

January 1999 – June 1999:

Wisdom Language School

English as a foreign language

Position: English teacher for teenagers and adults      

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

 

March 1998 – July1998:

Wisdom Language School

English as a foreign language

Position: English teacher for teenagers and adults      

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

 

July 1997 – January 1998:

Bahiatursa – Bahia’s Tourism Company

Position: tourist information

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

                                 

January 1996 – Dezember 1996:

Escola Estadual Ruben Dario

Elementary School  

Position: Portuguese teacher 

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

 

 

Language Certificates

 

2006:

Goethe-Zertifikat C1 - Zentrale Mittelsufenprüfung

Goethe-Institut

 

2005:

Zertifikat Deutsch – Grundstufe

TELC – The European Language Certificates

 

2000: 

Certificate of Advanced English (CAE)

University of Cambridge

 

1999:

First Certificate in English (FCE) 

University of Cambridge

 

 

 

Extra-Curricular Courses

 

January 2013 – June 2013:

- Deutsch Sprachkurs – C1  

Volkshochschule

Cologne, Germany

 

February 2006 – December 2006: 

- Deutsch Sprachkurs – Mittlestufe 1,2,3

Volkshochschule

Cologne, Germany

 

July 2005 – December 2005:

- Deutsch Sprachkurs – Grundstufe 2, 3

Volkshochschule

Cologne, Germany

 

March 2005 – April 2005:

- Deutsch Sprachkurs – Grundstufe 1

Berlitz School

Cologne, Germany

 

July 2004:

- Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL)

Associação Cultural Brasil - Estados Unidos (ACBEU)

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

 

July 2002- December 2002:

- General Advanced Course

Riviera English School

Torquay, Devon, England

 

February 1999 – June 1999:

- The Cultura Teacher Training Course

Cultura Inglesa

Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

 

August 1998 – December 1998:

- Corso di Italiano per Stranieri

Politecnico di Torino

Turin, Italy

 

April1997 – May 1997:

- General Upper-Intermediate Course of English

Cambridge Institute

Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Languages

 

Portuguese (Native language)

English (Very fluent)

German (Fluent)

Italian and Spanish (Basic)

 

 

Hobbies and Interests


 Reading, Writing, Dancing, Yoga, Photography, Meditation, Spiritualism.  

 

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