CURRICULUM VITAE - J.D.T.De B. (DANIE) STEYL
ADDRESSES AND TELEPHONE NUMBERS
RESIDENTIAL ADDRESS: 123 Langenhoven Road, Oudtshoorn, 6625, RSA
P.O. Box 955, Oudtshoorn, 6620, RSA
HOME TELEPHONE: Local RSA (044) 2725099
/ International +27 442725099
FAX NUMBER: Local RSA 0866033353 / International
WORK ADDRESS: Language Services, P/Bag X643, Oudtshoorn, 6620, RSA
Local RSA (044) 203-4111
Local RSA 0784693727 / International +27 784693727
E-MAIL ADDRESS: firstname.lastname@example.org
SURNAME / LAST NAME: Steyl
CHRISTIAN / FIRST NAMES: Jacob, DaniŽl, Theunis, De Bruyn
HOME LANGUAGE: Afrikaans
OTHER LANGUAGES: English (fluent), German (average)
CAREER: Passed Matric Harrismith High School (1974). Subjects: Afrikaans,
German, History, Geography, Biology
University of the Orange Free State:
DEGREES OBTAINED: B.A. (1977) / H.E.D. (1978) / B.Ed. (1984) / B.Psych. Hons. (2013)
SUBJECTS: English III, German III, History II, Afrikaans-Nederlands I, Classical Culture A
RECORD OF OCCUPATIONS
Principal Language Practitioner
employed by the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) since 1 April 2001.
Head of Department (since April 1997) and acting principal (since January 2000) at the Edenburg High School
Language practitioner and translator in the private sector (1996)
Senior Analyst at the National Intelligence Service (NIS) (1990 - 1995): Coordination
of research documents. Assisted with editing of documents in English.
Head of Department at the High School Sandveld, Wesselsbron (1985 - 1989).
Secondary Assistant at the High School Sand du Plessis in Bloemfontein (1983 - 1984).
Secondary Assistant at the Harrismith High School (first appointment:
1981 - 1982).
OBTAINED IN THE ABOVE-MENTIONED POSTS
Practical experience regarding the following was obtained:
ADDITIONAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Accredited to the
South African Translators' Institute as freelance translator. Have 9 years' experience of a wide variety of language
editing and translation (Afrikaans and English).
Involved in the
reviewing of assignments of the students of the University of Phoenix (UOP), Arizona, USA, for the Writing Lab of the UOP.
I have written
16 language study guides for English Second Language pupils, including 4 guides on Shakespeare works, 2 novels, 5 guides on
poetry prescribed in various provinces, 3 guides on English comprehension and language usage, 1 guide on English tenses and
1 guide on how pupils can improve their writing.
MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL
Member of the South
African Council for Educators (since 1979)
- Accredited member of the South African Translators' Institute (SATI - since 1995)