School teachers work in preschools, elementary schools and high schools depending on their own choice and individual placement. They are usually assigned one class especially at the elementary and lower levels where they are expected to develop and implement individualized lesson plans according to the curriculum handed to them. They are also expected to manage classroom instruction and behavior management.

The following is a resume sample for this position that you can use to apply for a school teaching position.


School Teacher Resume Sample





300 McDougall Road, Lander, WY 83200

Res: (999) 999-9999

Cell: (999) 999-9999


*School Teacher*


A qualified and highly motivated individual with a base in teaching all subjects at the elementary level. Hands on experience in curriculum development and classroom instruction. In depth knowledge of assessing students’ progress in conjunction with class objectives. Conversant with counseling students in order to improve performance and providing assistance in weak study areas


• Prepared and implemented individually based curriculum for preschool and elementary schools students
• Developed age appropriate materials for students keeping in mind interaction based module development


Lander High School, Lander, WY | Jan 2010 – Present

Lead Teacher
• Design, develop and implant core curriculum
• Manage classroom instruction
• Create a classroom environment conducive to learning
• Manage student behavior
• Assist students with class work
• Act as a mentor for students
• Manage class work and home work grading
• Devise and mark exam papers
• Assess student progress
• Liaise with parents to discuss individual progress

Lander High School, Lander, WY | Feb 2008 – Jan 2010

Assistant Teacher
• Assisted in curriculum development and classroom instruction activities
• Oversaw students in terms of behavior and work while the lead teacher is away
• Managed class work material, equipment and resources
• Helped lead teacher in progress assessments
• Counseled students as and when necessary


Masters in Education – Wyoming State University – 2007


• Excellent understanding of teaching concepts and curriculum development
• Ability to manage class schedules
• Exceptional communication skills
• Strong skills in imparting information
• Proficient in multitasking