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English Teacher High School

Springfield, Virginia, United States
January 31, 2018

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Stephen C. O’Shea

**** *** ******* ***** ***** Burke, VA 22015-2911, 703-***-****,

EDUCATION: George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia

B.A. Chinese, GPA 3.67, December 2017

Longwood University, Farmville, Virginia

B.A. History, 2008.

LANGUAGES: Fluent in Mandarin Chinese and conversant in German, Spanish, French, Russian, and Arabic


Certified by the US Office of Personnel Management as a Mandarin-Speaking Voting Rights Observer 2010 to present

Contracted by Liberty Languages, LLC as a Mandarin-Speaking Medical Interpreter 2014 to present

TEFL Certificate, April 2011

HSK Level 4 (passed)

HSKK Zhongji (passed)

Java, JavaScript, HTML, and Oracle trained


Medical Interpreter, Liberty Language Services, Vienna, Virginia.

(August 2014-present).

Interpret for Mandarin Chinese speaking patients and English speaking doctors in the Greater Washington Metropolitan Area.

Substitute Teacher, Fairfax County Public Schools, Fairfax County, Virginia.

(February 2011-June 2011, May 2012-present).

Teach numerous subjects part-time to local students (Grades Kindergarten-12).

Park Guide, Wolf Trap National Park, Vienna, Virginia.

(May 2017-September 2017).

Provided directions, interpretation, and assistance to park visitors under the Pathways Internship


Intern, No-Boundaries International Youth Art Exhibition, New York, New York.

(February 2017-August 2017).

Helped translate documents and forms into and from: English, Russian, Spanish, French, German, Chinese, and Arabic for an organization hosting an art exhibition at the United Nations.

Interpretive Park Ranger, Old Faithful, Yellowstone National Park, Yellowstone, Wyoming.

(May 2016-September 2016).

Helped visitors interpret the natural attractions around Old Faithful and provided Chinese interpretation to Chinese speaking guests whenever necessary.

Chinese Teacher, James Madison High School, Vienna, Virginia.

(August 2013-June 2014).

Taught Chinese grammar, writing, and reading Chinese characters to local high school students (Levels 1-3).

English Teacher. Nanxun Jinxiu Experimental School, Nanxun, Huzhou, Zhejiang, China. (February 2010-June 2010).

Taught English language full-time to Chinese students (level 4-8)

Prepared power point presentations to assist their language acquisition


Charter Member: National Language Service Corps

STARTALK: Chinese Teacher Workshop, GMU, Summer 2010

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