Amanda Bakker (Proofworks)

Proofworks undertakes all types of content editing and proofreading. Please refer to the below list of some (but not all) of the editing services that we provide:

- Manuscripts
- Fiction
- Non-fiction
- Adult
- Academic
- Educational
- Children’s
- Business documents
- Tenders
- Policies and procedures
- Menus
- Magazines
- Journals
- Blogs
- Newsletters
- Poetry

If you’re not sure whether we provide a particular service – just contact us and we’ll be happy to answer your query. No job is too big or small for us at Proofworks!

Contact details

PO Box 43
Mitchell Park SA 5043
0426 200 382
0426 200 382


Business documents, tenders, policies and procedures and newsletters.
Manuscripts, fiction, non-fiction and adult.
Academic, blogs and poetry.


Certificate in Professional Editing and Proofreading; Open Colleges Graduate Diploma in Rehabilitation Counselling; The University of Sydney Bachelor of Management (Marketing); University of South Australia Bachelor of Arts (International Studies); University of South Australia

Special skills

Academic editing, Languages, On-screen editing, Periodical publications, Project management, Questionnaire design, Report writing, Research, Scriptwriting, Speechwriting, Teaching editing and writing skills, Technical writing, Word processing, Writing and rewriting

Areas of expertise

Alternative therapies and philosophies, Art and the arts, Australian studies, Biography, Biological sciences, Business, Children’s books, Cookery publications, Crafts, Dictionaries and etymology, Economics, Education and training, Environment, Ethics, Fiction, Film, Gardening, Government and administration, Health, History, Languages, Law, Literature, Media studies, Medical sciences, Philosophy, Poetry, Political science, Rural affairs, Social sciences, Social services, Sport, Statistical publications, Technical publications, Technology, Travel, Wine, Women’s studies

Computer software capability

Word; Excel

Join us

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Join us for the Editors SA Christmas party at the Governor Hindmarsh Hotel on Monday 4 December. Bookings essential.
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