French interpreter in the South West (England) – Salima Garti
I am a qualified French interpreter and Chartered Linguist with over 15 years’ experience. I am based in the South West of England and accept local jobs as well as, national and international assignments. I work around the client’s needs and my cross-cultural competence as well as my interpreting skill will benefit your organisation.
I was happy to win the ITI award for the joint best interpreting assignment performance in 2021.
Wherever you are
Get access to a French interpreter remotely or in person.
On your schedule
I work flexibly and can accommodate last-minute work.
Looking for an in-person or remote French interpreter?
Please get in touch.
- French interpreting – Bristol and Wales
- French remote interpreting
- Consultancy – cultural awareness
I am also a fluent Arabic speaker in Moroccan and Algerian dialects.
French interpreter in the South West (England)
My role is to help you communicate with French speakers. I am here to make conversations easier by interpreting accurately, remaining professional, and being punctual.
I have experience as a French interpreter across Bristol and Wales and work with a range of organisations. This includes interpreting for the Welsh government ahead of Brexit.
I also specialise in legal interpreting. Thanks to my level 6 DPSI qualification and continuous professional development, I work confidently in courtrooms, legal meetings, at police stations, and more.
I take an impartial and confidential approach to my work.
Winner of Best Performance on an Interpreting Assignment Award – ITI Awards 2021
“The team effectively delivered French interpreting services to the Welsh Government when they welcomed a delegation from Brittany, as they sought to strengthen partnerships ahead of Brexit.
In a fast-paced itinerary, the interpreters assisted the delegation during press conferences for Breton media, cultural events and official dinners.
They had to be agile in their approach, to deal with circumstances as they arose and the differing levels of support required by the delegation at different times.”
Institute of Translation and Interpreting
Remote French interpreter
Hiring a remote interpreter means you can bridge communication gaps from wherever you are, and on short notice if needed. It is cost-effective and convenient.
Working via a stable video link, I use my in-depth knowledge of French and English to convey information accurately to each party. This involves picking up on cultural differences, paying attention to details, and expressing myself clearly.
To find out more about how remote French interpreting works, please get in touch.
Work with a consultant (French, Arabic, English)
In addition to being a qualified French interpreter, I offer consultancy services. I work closely with businesses to help them navigate cultural differences and to advise on working with the best interpreters.
This is important because different habits and behaviours arise in conversations between people from different cultures and these can affect communication. I speak fluent French, English, and Arabic and have an in-depth understanding of the associated cultures.
- DPSI level 6: Diploma of Public service Interpreting in French – Legal path
- Community Interpreting Level 3
- ITI award winner 2021
Professional body memberships
- Registered the Institute of Translation and Interpreting and the National Register of Public Service Interpreters.
DBS Enhanced Certificate – Issued: 02 Aug 2016
DBS Enhanced Update – Issued: 18 Mar 2022
Home Office Counter Terrorist Check – Issued: 21 Apr 2021
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