When you make your own resume, just use the sections that apply to you. For example, you may not have work or other awards, and maybe you have not done professional development in the past. That is okay! Just leave those sections out.
Resume examples – a good format to use
Download this basic resume format in Microsoft Word
You can download the resume template above to your computer or mobile device. When you click the download link above, the document will automatically go to your downloads folder. The template is in Microsoft Word. You can use it as a base for your own resume by changing the words to apply to you.
More resume examples
You can also see example resumes from Bhutanese, Karen, and Somali newcomers. You may find these more suitable for some jobs. Again you can use them as a base, but change the information to fit you and the job you are applying for. When you click on the links, the file will download to your computer.