Alexandra Davies


Quality editing and proofreading services by Alexandra Davies, trading as the word nurse in Perth, Western Australia.

Alexandra is an Accredited Editor with the Australian Institute of Professional Editors Limited (IPEd).

This means Alexandra has certified her competence in applying the standards set out in Australian standards for editing practice.

Alexandra has over ten years of experience writing and editing freelance and for government in the UK and Australia, as well as a distant past teaching English as a foreign language to adults preparing for university.


  • Accredited Editor (IPEd, 2018)
  • Graduate Certificate in Editing (Edith Cowan University, 2014)
  • Proofreading and Copy Editing certification (Chapterhouse UK, 2011)
  • Bachelor of Arts (English) (University of Western Australia, 2001).

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