Mgr. Elena Caraus

Translating, interpreting & teaching languages for more than 25 years

throughout EUROPE

Elena Caraus is a sworn translator and interpreter of English, Czech and Russian languages appointed by the Regional Court in Prague, registered in the official list of the Ministry of Justice of the Czech Republic (www.justice.cz). She also translates and interprets from/into English, Czech and Russian in any of the language pairs and is an experienced teacher of English, Russian and Czech as a foreign language.

Certified translations

As a sworn (court) translator appointed by Ministry of Justice of the Czech Republic I do certified translations from/into English, Czech and Russian languages of the following documents:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Marriage Certificate
  • Divorce Decree
  • Affidavit
  • Power of Attorney
  • University / College Diploma with supplement
  • Certificate of Secondary Education / High School Diploma
  • Certificate of study / work / indebtedness
  • Police Certificate (DBS/SRB)
  • Bank Statement
  • Extract from the Cadastre
  • Memorandum of Association (Articles of Incorporation)
  • Trade Licence
  • Lease (Tenant) Agreement, Purchase Agreement, Employment Contract etc.
  • Insurance Policy
  • Notarial Deed
  • Official Protocol
  • Resolution, Decision, Judgment, etc.

I also do certified (official) translations of the following medical and healthcare documents:

  • Medical History Record
  • Medical (Health) Report
  • Medical Chart
  • Hospital Discharge Summary
  • Mental Status Examination
  • Operative Report
  • Vaccination Report
  • Medical test
  • Screening etc.




As a sworn interpreter
I can help you with:

  • education recognition (nostrification) exams
    (all subjects),
  • driving test,
  • registry office,
  • wedding ceremony,
  • state and public authorities,
  • banks,
  • police,
  • court, etc.


English, Russian & Czech language courses

Language courses (in-house or online via Skype, Zoom) with practical approach and focus on the ability to use the language knowledge:

  • One-to-one
  • In small groups (2 – 4)
  • Company courses
  • Business communication, preparation for job interviews, tailor-made courses, EU educational programmes

Preparation for exams in Czech, English and Russian:

  • levels A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 (CEFR)
  • certified exams (KET, PET, FCE, CAE, TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS, BEC)
  • school leaving exams (maturita)
  • university entrance exams

přijímací zkoušky na střední / vysokou školu

About me

Work experience

  • Translating/interpreting Czech ‹› English ‹› Russian in any language pairs since 2000
  • Translating/interpreting English ‹› Russian since 1992
  • Teaching since 1985

Academic degrees

  • Master’s Degree in Public Administration
  • Master’s Degree in Pedagogy (Recognition of Equivalence Certificate, Czech Republic)

Qualifications & credentials

  • Special State Examination of Czech Republic: Czech Language for Translators (Prague)- C 2, the highest Council of Europe Level (CEFR)
  • Certificate of Proficiency in English (Cambridge ESOL) – C 2, the highest Council of Europe Level (CEFR)
  • Two-year Certificate Course for Legal Translators and Interpreters – Charles University in Prague, Law Faculty
    • Legal Translation and Interpreting Theory and Practice: English ‹› Czech
    • Legal Translation and Interpreting Theory and Practice: Czech ‹› Russian
    • Laws, Regulations, Policies & Procedures
  • Post-graduate Program & Internship – University of Central Florida (UCF) and local government of Orange County, Orlando, Florida, USA
    • Public Administration in USA
    • ESL programs for immigrants
  • Post-graduate Program – Public Administration in Central European countries, Charles University in Prague


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