Tutors provide a group of students or individual ones with assistance in weak areas in an academic setting. They are responsible for ensuring that their wards are helped specifically in the subjects that they need most assistance in and that they score well in subsequent exams.

A well written resume and cover letter for a tutor job plays an important role in strengthening your candidacy and getting an interview call and a job consequently. Look at the following example which will guide you how to write an effective resume for tutor position.


Sample Resume for Tutor 


Farah Notar

22 Beaman Brk, Bloomfield, CT 55533
Cellular: (999) 999-9999, Email:

OBJECTIVE: Seeking a position as a Tutor with Hawthorn School District where I can apply my solid education background in junior school education to assist students with areas that they are not too comfortable with

• Over two years of experience as a Tutor at Bloomfield High School
• Highly skilled in providing academic assistance to assigned students individually and in groups
• Hands on experience in creating and implementing individual student based tuition programs
• In depth knowledge of the procedures necessary to provide students with a better understanding of subject areas

• Successfully made three groups of grade D students acquire grade B levels in mock examinations
• Designed and implemented tuition programs for children suffering from dyslexia and ensuring that they are on par with grade C students


Tutor | Bloomfield City School,  Bloomfield, CT | Jan 2010 – Mar 2012

• Provided assistance to students with weak study areas
• Assisted students in acquiring better understanding of targeted weak areas within a subject or a subject as a whole
• Wrote individual tutoring plans in accordance to the individual needs of students
• Maintained confidential student record
• Researched and recommended prudent textbooks and learning materials

ABC COLLEGE, San Diego, CA, 2008
Bachelor of Science in Education
GPA: 3.45

• Proven ability to lead and motivate students in a structured manner
• Able to design and implement effective education models
• Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
• Strong ability to work in an organized manner and under duress