Kindergarten Teacher Resume Sample & Skills

Updated on: May 21, 2023
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When writing a resume for a Kindergarten Teaching position, there are many factors to consider.

School hiring committees usually seek candidates who care about the children. Your resume should highlight your relevant skills, experiences, and accomplishments.

You should show that your personality traits match the demands of teaching.

Sample Resume for Kindergarten Position



I am a tireless motivator and innovative solution finder who has an entrepreneurial spirit coupled with strong instructional, time management, and classroom management skills.

Student-focused and energetic Kindergarten Teacher with over a decade of hands-on experience in planning, organizing, and implementing instructional programs. Keenly observed, evaluated, encouraged, and provided feedback on student’s performance and development. Maintained discipline under the rules and disciplinary systems of the school.


Kindergarten Teacher 
Eastern Carver County Schools, Roanoke, VA
July 2014 – Present
• Determine students’ performance using informal and formal testing and observation.
• Develop and implement an appropriate classroom management system.
• Aid students in developing self-confidence and a positive self-image.
• Effectively execute elementary curriculum content, standards, and teaching methodologies including technology.
• Prepare students for lessons by reviewing, outlining, and explaining objectives.

Kindergarten Teacher
City Junior School, Roanoke, VA
May 2011 – July 2014
• Presented lessons in a clear, well-organized, and logical structure.
• Reflected an attitude that valued diversity.
• Provided for varied levels of student performance.
• Used effective questioning & discussion techniques.
• Engaged students in meaningful learning and provided useful & timely feedback to students.

Infant Toddler Teacher
Bay Park Early Learning Center; San Diego, CA
Jan 2007 – May 2011
• Performed fun activities with the children, including running and jumping.
• Established active parent and family relationships.
• Displayed excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Encouraged problem-solving and practice positive behavior guidance.
• Encouraged empathy in children through warm hugs, smiles, and appropriate touches.
• Exhibited excellent organizational skills.

B.S. Degree in Education
University of Connecticut, New Haven, CT
Major: Early Childhood Development


  • Child Development
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Curriculum and Practicum 
  • Classroom-Based Assessment
  • Social and Civic Context of Education

• Microsoft Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint
• Internet Savvy

Sample Skills for Kindergarten Teacher Resume

Hard Skills

  • Curriculum development
  • Curriculum implementation
  • Students’ social, educational, cognitive, and physical development
  • Lesson planning
  • Instruction impartation
  • Learning materials research
  • Students’ assessment
  • Behavior management
  • Teaching methodology
  • Classroom management
  • Social behavior management
  • Classroom activities

Soft Skills

  • Adaptability
  • Organization
  • Attention to detail
  • Communication