Why do I need a resume?• Applying for employment• Letters of recommendation for Scholarships and College applications
Heading• Make sure everything is current• Professional email address• Phone number
Job Objective• State the job you are applying for• What if I don’t know where I am going to work?
Education• GPA• School you are attending• Relevant course work ROP• College courses taken
Accomplishments• Honors received at school Honor Roll Leadership• Awards
Activities• Sports School Club• Clubs• 4H• Boy Scouts/Girl Scouts• Student Government
Work Experience• Work experience• Volunteer experience• Courses taken High school other• Other experiences
Skills• Action• results
References• List with contact information• “Available on Request”• Notify the individual you are using for a reference!
Appearance Matters!• Keep if brief• Keep it clear• Keep it consistent• Don’t forget the obvious• Keep it professional
Bethany Butler1236 B Street 559.555.5555Oakhurst, CA 93644 email@example.comSkills & Experience: • Customer Service skills in greeting the public and meeting the customers needs. • Able to work calmly and efficiently while in a high paced busy environment. • Prepared multiple coffee and food orders while staying organized and efficient. • Ability to handle money and give change with no errors. Also able to process credit and debit cards. • Enjoys working with a team to achieve a common goal. • PC experience with Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.Leadership Experience: Spanish Club-Activity Director Snow Boarding Club-President Girls Water Polo Team-Current CaptainEducation: High School Senior-Yosemite High School-Oakhurst California GPA-3.31-College Prep Classes California Scholarship Federation-Sophomore and Junior YearsEmployment Experience: Oakhurst Lodge April 2006-Present Hostess and Cashier positions Worked as hostess and cashier as a means of sole support. Duties performed daily were organizing and delivering orders to customers, both in restaurant and to rooms . Collected money as cashier and room service.
Jennifer Smith 1011 Johnson Blvd. Findlay, Ohio 45840 419-222-5555 firstname.lastname@example.org OBJECTIVE Child Care Worker EDUCATIONCentral High School – Findlay, Ohio – 2005 to current3.3 GPAChild Development and Early Childhood Courses EXPERIENCE 5 Years Baby – sitting 2 years volunteering in church nursery Meeting the public Working with and teaching young children Helped teach choir at church SKILLS • Able to organize children in activities • Have taken several art classes using chalk, paint and clay • Able to sing, read music and play the piano • Ability to use Word, Excel and Photoshop References available upon request