Teaching Abroad Resume Example for a College Graduate

The following is an example of a resume for a position teaching abroad. The example is for a recent college graduate.

Teaching Abroad Resume Example for a College Graduate

Hailey Sharpe
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Philadelphia, PA 12121


Sagamore College, Easton, NY May 20XX
Bachelor of Arts in Spanish with International Affairs Minor
Cumulative GPA: 3.8

Sagamore College in Madrid, Madrid, Spain September 20XX-July 20XX
Studied at Universidad de Madrid
Lived with Spanish host family and traveled throughout Spain for two semesters


ESL Intern, Madrid, Spain January-May 20XX

  • Taught English conversation and grammar to first-year university students
  • Developed lesson plans for each class
  • Met one-on-one with students who struggled most with the course

Supervisor, XYZ Town Parks & Recreation Dept., XYZ Town, NY Summer 20XX

  • Lifeguard / Swim Instructor Summers 20XX-20XX
  • Received three Employee-of-the-Month awards for teaching excellence
  • Taught swim lessons to children ages 3-8
  • Taught aqua aerobics class for senior citizens
  • Supervised staff of 20 lifeguards and attendants

Volunteer Hebrew School Teacher, XYZ Temple, XYZ Town, NY August 20XX-May 20XX

  • Taught third grade students various religious topics using class discussion, games and handouts to keep students engaged
  • Wrote and directed students in an end-of-the-year play


Research Assistant, Foreign Languages Department, XYZ College Fall 20XX-20XX

  • Collect information from Spanish and Latin American print resources
  • Answer phones, make copies, send faxes, and perform other administrative duties

Student Departmental Representative, Academic Council, XYZ College Fall 20XX-Spring 20XX


  • Sagamore College A Capella Group Fall 20XX-Spring 20XX
  • Sagamore College Club Swim Team Fall 20XX-Spring 20XX
  • Received Most Improved Swimmer Award


  • Fluent in Spanish

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