• Looking for resources to help you develop your resume?   Here are some options to help you get started!

    (This page was created in collaboration with Ms. Gilda Garrido, Job Readiness Instructor - see contact information below.)
     
    First, begin by organizing your work history in chronological order - you can use this Master Application Template to get your whole work history together in one document!

    Then, check out some of these resume templates to get an idea of format and wording:
    (In addition to the templates above, you can find many other resume templates inside Microsoft Word.)
     
    Want to watch for some helpful videos about how to create a great resume? Take a look at these from the California Career Cafe Resume Lesson!

    Use
    O*NET OnLine to review sample text for job tasks, skills & knowledge that can help you list your qualifications and experience on your own resume.  (Do a "Quick Search" of your former job titles and review some of O*NET's summary reports.)
     
    Check out CareerOneStop's Resume Guide - includes a bunch of helpful tips and lots of additional resume samples to look through.

    You can also find helpful resume guidance in the Job Preparation section of CaliforniaColleges.edu 
     
    Or, what about some of these resume books?
    • 30 Minute Resume Makeover by Louise Kursmark
    • The Only Resume and Cover Letter Book You'll Ever Need by Richard Walsh
    • Same-Day Resume: Write an Effective Resume in an Hour by Louise Kursmark
     

     

    Want even more help from a teacher?  Here you go!

    Consider enrolling in Roseville Adult School's FREE two-week Job Readiness Workshop with teacher Gilda Garrido at the Placer County Health and Human Services office in Rocklin.  Email Gilda for more information:
     
    Gilda_Garrido  
     Gilda Garrido: ggarrido@rjuhsd.us           
     
     
    Or, sign up for our FREE CalJOBS Workshops with teacher Megan Hoppes and learn how to use the CalJOBS website to create an amazing resume and find jobs targeted just for YOU!