Sample School Social Worker Resume

Notice how the applicant in this school social worker resume focuses on her experience and record in the social work field. All school social worker resumes should include this essential information.

Ellen Job-Seeker
603 Magnolia Drive
Any Town, USA 99999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as a School Social Worker


Trained social worker; excellent communication and negotiation skills; good mediator and counselor


School Social Worker, 2000 to present:

Big City High School, Big City, USA.

Primary tasks were to advocate for students and school personnel, listen to student grievances, and set up informal groups of students, teachers, and other school personnel to evaluate situations and circumstances that negatively affect students and target groups such as those with disabilities or chemical dependencies.

Assistant School Social Worker, 1998-2000:

Big City High School, Big City, USA.

Assisted the social worker by setting up appointments for students and social worker, filling out paper work, following up with phone calls, correspondence, etc.


M.A., 2000, Social Work
Any Town University, Any Town, USA


School Social Work Association of America

NOTE: A school social worker resume should be focused and specific. This brief example of a school social worker resume provides the essentials for composing a full-length one. You can add more information as called for according to the work experience you have.