Business, farming, genealogy, geography,

literature, puzzles, religion.


Boating, baking, fishing, cruising,

dancing, gardening, reading, quizzing.​​​​


"I just want to thank you for your support with my last assignment. I’ve passed with 96/100, well above my expectations. I have been accessing your service since 2018, and it always had been brilliant." R.J. Post Grad.  Pharmacy Student - Dec 2022

"Amazing job Shelley, No words to explain. I will wholeheartedly recommend you to my friends." L.I., Post Grad Nursing Student

"Many and big thanks, for both the speed and quality of your work."  B.L., Author

"You did an excellent job [on my thesis] and picked up many things both my professors missed."

 Chris B, Master Thesis in Agroecology, Sweden

"Thank you for the work that you have done. I got A grade in my final subject."  P.L., Media Studies Student

"You are indeed very reliable and efficient."  S.H., Post Grad Nursing Student

 "I am really satisfied with your work. Brilliant." G.B., Nursing Student

"Great service. Shelley is an extremely talented editor and I believe her assistance increased my grades substantially."

 ​Jack P,  Theology Student

"You really did a great job for me. I really appreciate it." M.G., Media Studies Student

"I will appreciate to have your assistance again in future." S.F., Nursing Student

"I highly recommend Shelley and praise her hard work. I have found her easy to work with, very approachable and I have learnt heaps from her feedback. Her service is outstanding and has a fast turnover."

P Singh, NZRN, BHSc (Nursing), Master of Nursing

"I am on my last semester of  my nursing course and I give you credit for that and want to say thanks for your great support."

​Yashmin K, Nursing Student  

"Very happy Shelley - thank you." Scott Simon, SDS Design, e-Book Author

​"Nice work with the proofing!" Hamish R, Novelist

"I found Shelley very prompt and professional in my dealings with her. Her work was thorough and of a very high standard. I would recommend Shelley and Check and Correct to others without hesitation."

​Kath Garland, Resource Development, Puawananga: The Clematis Programme

"Thank you so much for my CV update Shelley, it looks amazing." 
Diane R, Job Seeker, Taranaki

"Shelley’s excellent proofreading and editing skills along with her business acumen were invaluable in the production of the Corporate Express Business Solutions and Diary catalogues."  

Ron Gibbons, Catalogue Implementation Manager, Staples NZ

"I will definitely use your service again next year."

 Susan S, Dip Teaching

"Shelley has shown good management with tight time frames and deadlines - excellent work on time and within budget. Good presentation."
Lisa Richardson, former National Procurement Manager, CENZ

 "I would have no hesitation in recommending Shelley as a proofreader, someone who pays attention to detail, performs tasks conscientiously and demonstrates initiative." 
Bernice McKellar, Publisher, Opunake & Coastal News

"You have been excellent at getting the balance right between professional skill and friendly supplier relationships". 

Lindsay Knowles, Director/National Sales Manager ACME Supplies

C H E C K  and  C O R R E C T

is committed to providing you with the best possible service

to ensure your absolute satisfaction and ongoing business.

     Topics of Interest / Knowledge


Athletics, ​basketball, cricket, golf, hockey,

lawn bowls, rugby league, netball, rugby,

soccer, swimming, tennis.​​

Science / Health

Anatomy, astronomy, biology, chemistry,  forensics, medical & health issues, nutrition.​​

​​check and correct proofreading

References, qualifications, and experience for Shelley Morison, proofreader and copy editor.

Qualification:   Diploma in Proofreading & Editing 

                            Awarded with Excellence​ from NZIBS


Experience (34 yrs):Proo​freading / Editing / Layout / Indexing

Catalogues:​                500+ pages CENZ (Staples) Business Catalogues   

Newspapers:              Coast to Coast Courier and Go North, Wellsford 

Desktop:                    Copyworks Office Service, Warkworth  

Proofreading/Editing: Assignments, Booklets, Club Reports, CVs, eBooks, 

                                 Manuscripts, Presentations, Theses, Websites - current


Career Summary:Management / Administration / Sales

  • National Merchandising Manager  - Corporate Express (Staples), NZ

  • ​Catalogue Production Manager - Corporate Express, Auckland

  • Product Specialist (Stationery & Consumables) - Corporate Express, Auckland

  • Customer Services Manager -  Status Stationery, Auckland

  • Managing Editor / Publisher - Mahurangi Media, Wellsford

  • ​Practice Manager - Warkworth Physiotherapy

  • Administration & Physiotherapist Aide - Warkworth Physiotherapy

  • Website Salesperson - Real New Zealand

  • ​Advertising Salesperson - Coast to Coast Courier, Snells Beach 

  • Real Estate Salesperson - Bogue Warkworth & Snells Beach

  • Domestic / Farming duties - Farming sheep, cattle & deer; raising children

  • University Student - Diploma Home Science (Nutrition)