Applicants must apply using the official application form
Field covered by this CEI
Editors will be required to carry out, as appropriate, the following work on English language texts:
- language editing to check whether each section of a transcript expresses the authors meaning clearly, particularly in texts where the author is not writing in his/her native language. It involves looking at each sentence, checking or improving the authors choice of words, punctuation, use of abbreviations and, where applicable, graph titles and numbering are consistent with the text, etc;
- substantive editing to improve the overall coverage and presentation of a piece of writing, its content, scope, length, level and organisation. The editor may suggest improvements for the author to make, or (in agreement with the author) rewrite and rearrange the material, suggest better concrete examples, and so on.
Texts for editing will be in the field of vocational education and training and related areas, and will cover :
- Cedefop documents;
- Cedefop publications;
- Texts for publication on Internet
Editing must be done in accordance with Cedefops house style as outlined in its style manual and its procedure for editing hard-copy and electronic publications.