Kate Avery

Cultured, Stylish, Precise

Voice Description

A mature British female voice. Calm, assured and educated with subtle Irish tones.

Clear, calm and professional for corporate presentations.

Intelligent and logical for teaching voice overs

Clear, informative and friendly for in-house company training projects

Believable, gentle, warm, assured for advertising.

Warm, sincere and engaging, with gentle humour for narrations.

Lively and fun for children's apps.

I am flexible in my approach to each job and take great care to deliver the style, image and nuances which the client wishes to project.

Voice Genders and "Ages" I Can Perform

• Child
• Middle Age Female
• Senior Female

Language(s) of Which I Am a Native Speaker:

• English - British

I Offer my Services for these Recording Purposes

• Commercials
• Promos
• IVR, voicemail, phone systems, and on-hold messages
• Training, business presentations, sales, and web sites
• Audiobooks
• Videogames
• Documentaries
• TV shows and movies
• Movie and game trailers
• Podcasts
• Others (on-camera, infomercials, live announcers, spokespersons)

Jobs I Am Willing to Take (Union-wise)

• Non-Union Jobs

Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories Jobs for ACTRA (Canada) signatories

Jobs for British Equity signatories Jobs for British Equity signatories

Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories Jobs for Union des Artistes (Canada) signatories

• Jobs for SAG-AFTRA (US) signatories

My Union Affiliations and Memberships


My Recording and Delivery Capabilities

• I will go to any designated studio in my area
• I can record and then deliver the audio files via Email
• I can record and then upload the audio files via FTP
• I can record and then deliver the files by regular mail

Pre-, Post- and Production Services I Offer

• I offer copywriting services
• I can deliver edited and finished voice tracks
• I offer radio ad production services
• I have a music library and can add music to any project

My Home Base

, United Kingdom

Accents, Impersonations, Characters and Dialects

British, Irish-British
Child characters
Animal characters
Storytelling, Interactive stories, interactive learning projects,
Learning to read activities using phonetics
Company Training Character - Resource for explaining company procedures
Guide to assist public to complete forms/questionnaires

My Voice Experience

I mainly produce voice overs for educational projects, audio book projects with characterization and projects involving interactive learning or games for children.
Also produce learning materials up to university level.

Some examples of work I have carried out in these areas:-

Producing the voice prompts, encouragement, and feedback guidance for children taking part in recognition game activities.

Producing audios for children

Presenter in a series of video films about historic and archaeological sites in Co. Donegal. These videos were used to educate University Students.

Presenter in videos to demonstrate specific teaching skills and teaching styles. Videos designed for use with undergraduates studying for Degrees in Education

My Training

Gary Terzza VoMasterClass

Educational project work has provided training for composing text/copyrighting, clarity, holding interest, getting content/message across and creating a supportive learning environment.

Early voice training with The London Guildhall School of Music and Drama

Media Production - Tour Guide for Archaeological Sites

General Education:- BA, MA, Dip.Ed. FGA DGA

My Studio Equipment

Own Studio with full digital recording capacity.

Behringer condenser microphone recording through interface and editing on Windows P.C. (Audacity Softwear)using top of the range Sennheiser headphones.

A selection of music tracks for backing if required.

Additional Skills

I taught Drama when I was an English teacher in Secondary Education

Lecturer in Education

Knowledge of educational and university issues, academic, commercial and corporate.

Enthusiastic about quality jewellery and I am told this comes across in my voice.

My areas of expertise:

English Language and Literature

Geology - Gemmologist. FGA. Knowledge of precious stone quality.
I am a Qualified diamond grader, DGA

Additional History of Jewellery training at Sotheby's in London and Geneva
Jewellery Specialist producing descriptive Sales Catalogues for a well known Auction House

Teaching Gemmology and giving Guest Lectures/Talks about Quality Stones, Famous Jewels and Jewellery Houses, e.g., Cartier, Tiffany, Van Cleef and Arpels, Bulgari....
Modern Jewellery Designers: Hulchi Belluni, Marco Bicego, Stephen Webster, David Yurman, Waskoll Paris...

Member of the Society of Jewellery Historians, London

Master's Thesis on Late Bronze Age Metalwork - experience in Archaeological Excavation

Career Experience:
University Lecturer and International Conference Speaker
Head of University Department
Examiner to Degree level
Course Design and Planning
Leader of two major government projects producing teaching materials for use in schools and colleges
Member of a University Governing Body,
Member of a University Admissions Board
Involved in production of University Promotional material

Special Interest Areas
Travel and Hotel Reviewer
Social, Political, Medical, Pharmaceutical, and Legal issues
Luxury Goods, Bags, Cosmetics, Cars, Aeroplanes, Fashion...
Cookery, Food and Wine enthusiast

Payment Methods Accepted

• Personal checks, cashier's checks, or money orders in my local currency
• Wire transfers

Contact Information

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Engagement Ring commercial

Audio Book

Children's Audio Book

Promo Appeal

Phone answering message

Podcast - Buying a Diamond -

Gothic ArchitectureDocumentary