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Isabella Castañeda Godoy

BA Graduate of Creative Writing and English Literature / Recipient of the Rhiannon Evans Poetry Award

Work History

Sep 2018present

Communications Specialist

Toptal

Remote Communication Specialist / Screener

January 2018present

English - Spanish Translator

Freelance

Poetry and literary translations in Spanish and English 

July 2018September 2018

English Teacher

Tefl

English primary teacher in Kanchanaburi, Thailand

Sep 2016July 2018

Costumer Service Agent

MissPap.co.uk

Part-time customer service agent at international clothing company MissPap.co.uk

Oct 2016Present

Social Media and Website Managing Intern

Edge Hill University Press

Intern on Social Media and Website Management for Edge Hill University Press.

Jan 2016Jul 2017

Freelance Product development and Content creator.

Editorial Entre Comillas 

Freelance work. Editorial that creates paper pruducts such as books, notebooks, daily diaries and planners.

Sep 2016March 2017

Assistant Event Planner

I was an intern and assistant art event planner at 24 Kitchen St. and occasionally The Blue Coat gallery in Liverpool, UK.
May 2012Jun 2012

Translator

Helps International 

I volunteered as a Spanish/English translator for a Healthcare American organization that provides support to Guatemalan people in need of medical assistance. 

Jan 2012Jan 2012

Volunteer

Un Techo Para Mi País Guatemala

I volunteered for an organization that helps build houses for people in need.

Sep 2009Dec 2010

Summer Volunteer

Aurora Zoo in Guatemala

I volunteered and assisted the veterinarian in Guatemala's national Zoo.

Sep 2008Dec 2008

Intern 

ECO Young & Rubicam

I worked as an assistant to the graphic designers in a prominent advertising agency in Guatemala.

 

Skills

Spanish Language

Native Language

English Language

Second Language Fluent

Italian

Third Language, fluent speaker. Intermediate in academic writing

Great Time management
IT Skills

Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point.

Education

Sep 2014June 2018

Creative Writing and English Literature

Edge Hill University

1st Honours BA in Creative Writing and English Literature at Edge Hill University, Ormskirk, UK 

May 2014Jun 2014

Travel Writing 

Lorenzo de' Medici

University in Florence, Italy.

Feb 2014Apr 2014

Introduction to Film Studies

Lorenzo de' Medici

University in Florence, Italy.

Feb 2014Apr 2014

Introduction to Drawing

Lorenzo de' Medici

University in Florence, Italy.

Feb 2014Apr 2014

Intermediate Italian Language

Lorenzo de' Medici

University in Florence, Italy.

2012 Jan2013 Jan

Introduction to Digital Photography

La Fototeca Guatemala
Jan 1998Oct 2013

High School Graduate

International Montessori School

High school degree in Guatemala City, Guatemala.

Other Interests

  • Guitar. Music.
  • Writing: creative and academic.
  • Digital Photography.
  • Philosophy and Literature