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Choosing the Right Resume Chronological Functional Combination

Choosing the Right Resume Chronological Functional Combination

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Choosing the Right Resume Chronological Functional Combination Slide 2 Chronological Resume Components: Education and Employment Start with now and go backwards Employment, Dates, Job titles and Employers Names are bold Work Experience - responsibilities and duties performed Most commonly used Targeted job fits the work history Not suitable for someone with out a lot of paid employment Slide 3 NAME (14 pt) Current Address (10 pt) Phone and Email (10 pt) 11011 Main Street, 604 581-5500 Surrey, BC V3M 1Z2 [email protected] Objective: An opportunity to gain insight and experience in the banking industry. (12pt) Education: Johnston Heights SecondaryGraduation 2010 Math 12 in progress, Accounting 11 in Semester 2 Physics 11, Chemistry 11, Data Management 11 Experience: Shift Captain Nandos Chicken September 2008 present Supervise and train new staff Serve Customers and ensure customer satisfaction Provide a cleanly and safe environment for staff and customers Babysitter Mrs. SmithJune 2007 present Care and entertainment of two children, ages 4 and 9 Preparation of snacks Responsibility for safety and happiness of children in parents absence Paper carrierThe Now NewspaperJune 2006 Summer relief carrier Delivery of weekly newspaper and flyer Skills: Computer: Microsoft Office, Spreadsheets and Data base applications Languages: some high school French (French 11) Awards/Activities Honour Roll Grade 8 and 9 Junior Basketball Team Enjoy recreational Floor Hockey, and Volleyball Slide 4 Functional Resume all skills are listed including work experience, volunteer work and educational experiences Transferable skills are listed Takes time and effort to prepare Good for people who have experience in a variety of experiences but limited paid work Limits the potential for naming all employers Emphasizes strong ability areas Slide 5 NAME (14 pt) Current Address (10 pt) Phone and Email (10 pt) 11011 Main Street, 604 581-5500 Surrey, BC V3M 1Z2 [email protected] Objective: An opportunity to gain insight and experience in the banking industry. (12pt) Computational Skills: Accounting 11 in Second Semester B average in Math 8 -11 Presently enrolled in Math 12 Accurate money handling in cashier role in restaurant Communication Skills: Team player on high school basketball team and in recreational sports Good command of spoken and written English and a working knowledge of French Able to use computer communication and word processing effectively Experience supervising a shift at a restaurant including training Able to entertain and communicate with children Communicate with customers and coworkers in a variety of work settings Organizational Skills: Able to use spreadsheets and data base software Tidy and detailed notes for coursework at school Able to organize work flow in a busy fast food restaurant Hands on skills: have taken shop courses in woodwork, automotive and metalwork helped father construct a deck built a table and coat rack able to perform minor auto services such as replace brake shoes, and oil changes Education: Johnston Heights SecondaryGrad - June 2010 Math 12 (enrolled), Accounting 11, Marketing 11 Slide 6 Combination Resume Lists skills and experiences first then employment history and education Highlights skills and lists chronological information that employers prefer Best of both chronological and functional resumes Both parts are short to keep the resume to one page Slide 7 NAME (14 pt) Current Address (10 pt) Phone and Email (10 pt) 11011 Main Street, 604 581-5500 Surrey, BC V3M 1Z2 [email protected] Objective: An opportunity to gain insight and experience in the banking industry. (12pt) Education: Johnston Heights SecondaryGrad, June 2010 Key Accomplishments: Computational Skills: Accounting 11 in Second Semester B average in Math 8 -11, presently enrolled in Math 12 Communication Skills: Team player on high school basketball team and in recreational sports Good command of spoken and written English and a working knowledge of French Able to use computer communication and word processing effectively Organizational Skills: Able to use spreadsheets and data base software Tidy and detailed notes for coursework at school Experience: Shift Captain Nandos Chicken September 2008 present Supervise and train new staff Serve Customers and ensure customer satisfaction Babysitter Mrs. SmithJune 2007 present Care and entertainment of two children, ages 4 and 9 Preparation of snacks Paper carrierThe Now NewspaperJune 2006 Summer relief carrier Slide 8 Parts of the Resume Heading Objective Education Key Accomplishments Employment History Certification Slide 9 The Heading NAME (14 pt) Current Address (10 pt) Phone and Email (10 pt) Joe Smith 10 West Street (home) 604-581-5500 Surrey, BC (cell) 604-699-7700 V3E 1U4 [email protected] Slide 10 Objective: To gain work experience in the banking industry Objective: An opportunity to gain insight and experience in the banking industry. Objective: An opportunity for work experience in a business/financial sector. Objective: To gain work experience and insight in to careers in the financial industry Slide 11 Education Johnston Heights Secondary, Surrey Grad June 2010 Math 12 (enrolled), Accounting 11, Accounting 12 (sem2) Career Transitions Work Experience First Aid Certificate 2008 Slide 12 Skill (2 4 skills relevant to the job) * List job duties in context * List certifications * List opportunities/projects in school Communication * Customer Service and staff trainer in fast food industry * French 12 and English 12 (B grade) * Speech Meet participant, participation in group projects Slide 13 Job titleCompany Time * Duties written in point form Cashier Nandos Chicken Sept 2009 ongoing * Shift captain, cash, customer service, clean up * Trainer, train new staff Paper Carrier Now News Summer, 2007 * Deliver weekly newspaper * Summer Relief Slide 14 * St Johns Ambulance First Aid Certificate * Bronze Medallion Swimming Award * Honour Roll (2005 -2009) * Food Safe * Worksafe * Community Worksafe 2014