Step One: Go to the following website and complete a career inventory test: free career test
Step Two: Make a list of your strengths on a blank sheet of paper.
Step Three: Go to one or more of the listed job search websites and find a job you’re interested in. Monster Simply Hired
Step Four: Go to the following site to download and complete your job application Job Application
Once you have completed this generic application please save it to your computer and print 1 copy.
Step Five: Fill in personal information in the following cover letter and resume template.
YOUR NAME YOUR STREET ADDRESS CITY, ST ZIP CODE DATE
HIRING PERSONS NAME HIS OR HER TITLE NAME OF COMPANY STREET ADDRESS CITY, ST ZIP CODE
Dear RECIPIENT’S NAME:
I am writing in response to your advertisement in LOCATION OF ADVERTISEMENT for a JOB TITLE. After reading your job description, I am confident that my skills are a perfect match for this position.
I would bring to your company a broad range of skills, including: LIST YOUR STRENGTHS HERE
I would welcome the opportunity to further discuss this position with you. If you have questions or would like to schedule an interview, please contact me by phone at or by e-mail at . I have enclosed my resume for your review, and I look forward to hearing from you.
Sincerely, YOUR NAME
Enclosure Once you complete this cover letter have your teacher look over it and together you will print 1 copy and save another as a word document. RESUME:
YOUR NAME YOUR STREET ADDRESS CITY, ST ZIP CODE PHONE AND E-MAIL
EDUCATION - Level of Education, Any Degree,with major and GPA, Honors, Relevant Courses
RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE - work positions, co-op, internship, independent study, undergraduate research, lab teaching assistant, other experiences that relate directly to the type of position(s) you are seeking
OTHER EXPERIENCE - any work/volunteer experiences that show responsibility, self-reliance, independence, organization, leadership, maturity, time management, teamwork, dependability, decisiveness, communication skills, and other personal qualities
ACTIVITIES - clubs, organizations, sports, hobbies, leadership positions, personal interests
REFERENCES - usually put "Available upon request"
Once you complete your resume have teacher look over it and then you can save one copy as a word document and print 1 copy!