Sample History Teacher Resume

A history teacher resume shows the hiring manager the job hunter is eager to be hired and is well qualified in training and on-the-job experience. All history teacher resumes should state the job seeker's objective and work history.

Blake Job-hunter
903 William Street
Big Town, USA 99999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as a History Teacher


State certified teacher; focus on American History; excellent teaching and communication skills; ready for immediate hire


History Teacher, 2000 to present:

Big City High School, Big City, USA.

Responsible for preparing and teaching classes to juniors and seniors in American history and organizing and supervising the school's annual American History Week-open to the public.

Assistant History Teacher, 1998-2000:

Big City High School, Big City, USA.

Responsible for assisting history teacher with testing, grading papers, meeting with students, helping to coordinate annual American History Week.


M.A. in History
Barnard University, 2000, Any City, USA


American Association of History Teachers

Gold Medallion Community Service Award, 1999

NOTE: Most history teacher resumes run one to two pages. The history teacher resume above is a short sample of one you can use to build your own. Consider what the target employer is looking for and then write yours accordingly.