Phys-Ed Teacher Resume Sample - Page 1
This phys-ed teacher resume sample really stands out due to its unique formatting and structure. It is sure to catch the eye of the potential school's recruitment committee!
Using a quote at the top of this physical education teacher resume is a dramatic, eye-catching beginning, which immediately creates interest and value to the reader. Use quotes, also known as testimonials, in your P.E. resume, if appropriate. It increases your credibility by providing a written confirmation of the quote during the interview.
Whether you are an elementary, middle, or high school teacher this example of a physical education resume will provide some insight on the important things to include. Included in this resume or any CV or resume we write are critical education / teaching keywords. If your CV or resume is scanned by the application tracking system – applitrack system it needs to have keywords, let's call it a searchable resume.
This physical education resume sample uses a unique font for section headers, a bullet-point format for key skills and accomplishments, and bold font to make key pieces of information stand out. Instead of using a typical chronological resume format where teaching experiences are listed in order, this resume utilizes a key teaching skills and accomplishments section and then lists the work experience later.
Utilizing this style of resume, also known as a combination or functional resume, places more focus on accomplishments and skills versus specific experience and roles. This type of resume format is preferred for people with limited experience or career changers, as this client was.
The job candidate's profile does a great job of demonstrating his commitment to helping students improve their grades, develop good sportsmanship, and earn a well-rounded education. It forms a strong opening statement about who he is as candidate, as well as the value he would bring to a school.
Rodney's professional profile is followed by his education section which shows that he has multiple degrees in education and a certificate in tutoring.
The details of his work experience are highlighted in the selected skills and accomplishments section. The bullet points contained in this section are further divided into subheadings by area of teaching. Each bullet-point starts out with an action word, giving it more impact and demonstrating a skill in a concrete example/achievement. These job achievements clearly demonstrate his skills in the areas of curriculum and assessment.
Because he has limited teaching experience, these accomplishments highlight his skills as an educator without bringing unwanted attention to his lack of teaching experience. A reader will quickly realize the great achievements he has made in past roles, such as "spearheaded a volunteer program to fulfill a need for students requiring additional assistance outside the classroom".Click here for a new window with both pages of this resume in PDF format.
Page two of this phys-ed teacher resume will show his expertise and accomplishments as a physical education instructor.
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