Here is an example of an effective résumé for a teenager looking for his or her first job.
25 Highland Street
Newark, Del. 19714
Phone: (302) 345-6789
To gain experience working in a business and to earn money.
Currently a sophomore at Fairview High School in Newark, Delaware, with a GPA of 3.4.
- Photographer for Fairview High student newspaper.
- Flutist in Fairview High marching band.
- Member of Fairview High math club.
- Volunteer at Valley Street Senior Center. Help serve meals and spend time talking to the elderly.
- Digital photography.
- Proficient in Adobe Photoshop.
Michael Grafing, faculty adviser to Fairview High student newspaper
Phone: (302) 674-2357
Sara Anderson, head of programs at Valley Street Senior Center
Phone: (302) 692-9876