Standard US/Canadian resume format

<YOUR NAME>

<YOUR ADDRESS>

<IT IS USEFUL TO PUT DOWN A TELEPHONE AND FAX NUMBER (try and include the telephone code from North America which for the UK is 011 44 and then missing the first zero of the area code and leaving the rest the same)>

< IT IS USEFUL TO PUT DOWN AN E-MAIL ADDRESS.>

<MISS OUT NATIONALITY, SEX, MARITAL STATUS AND DATE OF BIRTH. TRY AND KEEP RESUME BRIEF; PERHAPS TO ONE PAGE IF POSSIBLE.>

EDUCATION

<LAST DATES>

<QUALIFICATIONS RECEIVED AT LAST UNIVERSITY, COLLEGE, OR SCHOOL (keep brief and to the point and be careful to explain qualifications not likely to be understood in North America>

<PREVIOUS DATES>
<PREVIOUS EDUCATION RECEIVED INCLUDING QUALIFICATIONS (if there are any other places you have attended, please continue in reverse date order below)

CAREER

<DATE STARTED-PRESENT>

<PRESENT EMPLOYMENT INCLUDING BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF JOB DUTIES>

<PREVIOUS DATES OF EMPLOYMENT>

<PREVIOUS EMPLOYMENT INCLUDING BRIEF JOB DESCRIPTION (if there has been any previous employment to this please include details below)>

ACHIEVEMENTS

<BRIEFLY PUT SKILLS, ANY AWARDS OR NOTEWORTHY ACHIEVEMENTS>

INTERESTS

<PUT DOWN ANY HOBBIES, INTERESTS, SPORTS AND POSSIBLY SKILLS NOT ELSEWHERE COVERED>

REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

<DO NOT NORMALLY INCLUDE REFERENCES>