How To Make A Good CV (English Teaching Job )
You are familiar with the phrase “CV” or Resume but you don’t know how you should prepare it in a perfect and professional way. Landing an interview with some tips from 30Sjob.com which helped more than 100,000 job seekers find their dream English teaching jobs.
1. How to stand out your Profile:
– Add your personal such as your full name, your personal number, your home phone and your email address
+ Double check all your phone number, address, make sure you do not misspell anything.
+ Professional photo/headshot picture with formal clothes and friendly look
. – DON’T
+ Don’t use informal email address (For example: cutiepie_luvxoxo123)
+ Don’t use too close-up picture or turning back in the photo.
2. Resume Summary Statement
– Feel confident about your experience and qualifications? Choose a good resume when you apply for a job in which you have experienced. It summarizes your skills relating you positions and qualifications. A statement that includes your further achievement will impress employers.
+ Knowyour applied position.
+ Have a clear talk with the employer about your future short-term and long-term plans. For example: tasks you are good at, or your goals after you get promoted.
+ Develop profit and complete KPI from employer.
+ Give employer some general answer which helps to get more experiences, learning from the company, etc.
+ Use the stereotype from other candidate
– Briefly sum up your education timeline which includes your school name, school year, time you graduated, your major and your GPA
+ Your graduation project if it relates to your position.
+ Certificates support your personal skills.
+ Include your qualifications lower than high school (if employer required)
4. Work Experience:
– You can imagine if your resume as a fancy meal, the work experience section is the main course. You’ve impressed a recruiter by the appetizer with the previous sections, so now it’s time to fill in your work history and past achievements before moving on. A great resume has a balance of both hard and soft skills. This is the most important part because the employer will decide to give you that position.
+ List your work experiences in order from past to present.
+ Give reality numbers or KPIs you achieved.
+ Select previous job relates to applying position
+ Don’t include seasonal job experiences (working time less than 6 months)
+ Don’t give small details but your job description.
+ Don ‘t disorganize your work timeline.
5. Outside Activities:
– If you are entry-level or no official working experience, you might want to add more soft skills through outside activities. It could be volunteer at your university, or an event that you hosted and the result of it
+ List the activities in order.
+ Your roles in that activities (host, organizer, project manager, etc.)
+ The activities that you loved.
– A recruiter or hiring manager can figure out your value by skimming this section. Skills section that basically express yourself, mainly be reserved for your hard skills. Also, skills section will be evaluated by your ability at workplaces.
– DO: + Have official skills training programs from professional counselor.
+ Include counselor or references (as names, email, phone number)
+ Do not include unofficial training courses
*Always double or even triple check every single words in your resume and make sure you don’t misspell anything, grammar, and content. A great resume hugely impact on your first step to your dream work. Your resume is an advertisement, and you are the product. Your goal is to get recruiter attention from other hundred or thousand candidates. To accomplish that, you can follow some our guidance to have a wonderful CV.