Volunteer Resume Sample

Obtaining a Volunteer position can be easy if you list your skills and passions to impress potential managers who are trying to determine if you’re the right fit for the role. Take a look at this Volunteer resume sample to use as a guide for your own record of Volunteer experience and achievements.

Tobias Lawrence



Virginia Beach, Virginia(555) 983-1263Tobias.Lawrence@email.com

Professional Summary

I aim to draw upon my 10 years of experience offering Volunteer support to underprivileged youth, the elderly and the immigrant population to obtain a position as a Volunteer for an organization dedicated to underserved communities.

Skills

  • Computer programs: High proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and Apple products; intermediate proficiency in QuickBooks; database experience with Salesforce

  • Soft skills: Excellent written and verbal communication and conflict resolution

  • Confident personality with a professional appearance and great interpersonal skills, with an instant ability to befriend others

  • Dedicated to the mission of organizations that were founded to improve the lives of underserved communities

  • TESL Certification

Work History

  • Provide one-on-one instruction, including speaking, reading and writing English, to immigrant families that have recently arrived in America

  • Offer advice for important life skills such as making appointments and using public transportation

  • Maintain classroom discipline while teaching students the English language

  • Provide ongoing support to students after they complete classes, including responding to emails and phone queries

  • Contributed 25 hours a week of volunteer work to this nonprofit organization, providing art instruction and exposure to underprivileged communities

  • Assisted children with art projects on site

  • Prepared and assembled materials for community events

  • Shared information about upcoming community events through social media

  • Delivered companionship and support to 20-30 patients weekly

  • Offered relief to hospice caregivers during assigned time periods

  • Assisted with various errands for hospice patients, including pet care, grocery shopping and other duties as needed

  • Extended bereavement support to families of hospice patients

  • Delivered companionship and support to 20-30 patients weekly

  • Offered relief to hospice caregivers during assigned time periods

  • Assisted with various errands for hospice patients, including pet care, grocery shopping and other duties as needed

  • Extended bereavement support to families of hospice patients

Education

Additional Information

  • Languages: Fluent in Spanish and Intermediate proficiency in Chinese language, written and verbal

  • Scuba diving, golf and travel