Sample Geography Teacher Resume

Notice how the job seeker in this sample geography teacher resume opens with a clear objective of what he wants. He then lists only those previous work experiences that pertain to this particular job. All geography teacher resumes should include this vital information.

Ronald Job-Seeker
107 Center Street
Any Town, USA 99999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


Position as a Geography Teacher


State-certified secondary teacher with a focus on geography; knowledge of curricula; eager for employment for coming school year; flexible in terms of location


Geography Teacher, 2000 to present:

Borden High School, Big City, USA.

Responsible for teaching geography to freshmen and sophomores. Created a community-wide program for Geography Awareness Week.

Classroom Aide, 1998-2000:

Small Town High School, Small Town, USA.

Duties included helping students create a travel brochure, a word search puzzle for the continents and oceans and contributing to a program for Geography Awareness Week.


B.A., Geography, 2000
Any City University, Any City, USA


American Association of Geography Teachers

NOTE: Write a complete geography teacher resume, including expanded information of the kind you see in this condensed sample. Employers expect about two pages. Include your work experience as a geography teacher as well as your training and recognition.