CV Format Template

The CV format template you use should enable the reader to easily scroll through resume and see your key strengths as relevant to the job. One can choose to bolden information they want to highlight.

Use the right font for consistency purposes. Any hobbies or additional skills that might give you an advantage when looking for a job should be included in your curriculum vitae.

Bullet your work to make your CV template easy to read.

Example of CV Format Template

Maria Cox

George Square




Telephone 244-0123 8492

Mobile: 382 389 0123

Educational Qualifications

2004: B.A in Philosophy, Bath Spa University

2000: Marches SchoolG.C.SE

Professional Qualifications

2009: Editor


  • Conducting interviews on various people to be featured in the magazine on Homes and gardens
  • Researching information for facts and verifying truthfulness of information
  • Writing photo captions
  • Coming up with imaginative and eye catching titles for various columns

2008: Assistant Editor, Elle Magazine


  • Liaising with the graphic designer to ensure proper page layout
  • Following up leads to stories
  • Scouting for models for photo shoots
  • Keeping up with the latest trend in fashion and writing fashion stories

2005: Freelance Writer


    • Writing feature stories for various magazines
    • Writing commercials
    • Writing Radio plays some of which featured in BBC
    • Writing press releases
    1. Student Mentor at Kingsley High School


  • Mentoring 10 students for 2 hours every week
  • Listening to them and helping them in any problem areas they might have
  • Assisting them in school assignments

Summer 2002: Waitress, Nandos Food and Drinks Restaurant


  • Taking orders, serving food and drinks
  • Setting and clearing table
  • Setting up and serving buffets in the restaurant and in outside catering
  • Signing off and ensuring final copies to go to print
  • Writing short articles and features on local stories and carrying out pagination

Supplementary Skills

MS outlook, MS word, Web design, Access, Video Editing, Graphic Design

Personal Details

Date of Birth: 24 September1982

Hobbies: Playing lawn tennis, travelling, debating


Tom Clayton

Prof. University of Liverpool

Liverpool L56 4AD

Telephone: 44 873 9203

Julia Hunt

Administrative Secretary

Valmoadona Trust

Turner Drive

London WN 15

Telephone: 67 201 034