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High School Accounting Teacher Resume

Finance and accounting is a subject which has high vocational importance. Every industry and every organization, be it large or small, needs accounting professionals to manage its capital. Thus, this subject is studied by many students in schools and colleges. Many go ahead and pursue a major in finance and accounting.

Accounting is also taught in high schools and the ones teaching accounting in these schools should be thorough with all accounting theories, calculations, practices, and procedures. To work as a teacher, one not just needs to be thorough with his subject, but also possess good teaching skills. We many times see that some are exceptionally good at their subject, but when it comes to teaching the subject, it does not seem to be an easy task for all. Not all can relate with students or possess the skills of explaining and communicating things in a way that the students could easily understand the concepts.

Thus, a teacher must possess these skills along with great expertise in his subject. The job description and resume sample of high school accounting teacher given below will help one qualify for the said job position.

Job Description:

Being an accounting teacher, one has to be competent in the subject and should be able to handle a class of students independently. When one works as a teacher, he should not only excel in his subject, but also be able to develop a training approach that proves utmost beneficial for students. Imparting knowledge on practical application of whatever one studies in the class is also important. He should have the ability of being unbiased when it comes to evaluation and feedback.

The resume sample given below is drafted keeping in mind the requirements of a professional resume for the said position. The resume is divided in different sections, giving suitable and precise information on different perspectives such as academic qualifications, professional experience, etc. Thus, it will give you a clear idea of how a professional resume should be.

Tina F. Sennel
24th North West Flyover
Athens, IL 60735
Phone: 882-448-6548

Career Objective:

Having gained hands-on experience in corporate accounting and working as a Faculty of Accounting, I am looking forward to a designation hike wherein I can use my experience and expertise to the fullest. With all my extensive experience, I believe that I am capable of working as an HOD of Accounting and helping to develop a syllabus that gives more importance to practical knowledge rather than theoretical mugging of the concepts.

Career Summary:

With a total experience of 10 years in the field of accounting and relevant experience of 3 years, I have gained a thorough expertise in accounting practices and procedures and teaching the subject. Presently, I am working with Sister Ruth High School as an Accounts Faculty. Prior to this, I have worked as an Corporate Accountant and Accountant with three different organizations wherein I excelled at the practical usage of this subject.

Summary of Skills:

  • Hands-on experience in corporate and financial accounting
  • Expertise in accounting, budgeting, and taxation procedures
  • Excellent communication skills – spoken and written
  • Expertise in using various accounting software
  • Thorough with the basic accounting procedures, practices, regulations of GAAP, etc., which helps to train students in a professional manner
  • Expertise in making notes, reference materials, etc., to help students
  • Ability to develop a teaching approach which helps students to benefit from personal expertise and experience

Professional Experience:

Current Employer: Sister Ruth High School, Athens, Illinois (2011-till date)
Designation: Accounting Teacher
Roles and Responsibilities

  • Develop a teaching approach as per the requirements and abilities of students
  • Develop course materials, notes, audio-visual presentations, etc., to help simplify the learning procedures
  • Make use of practical experiences to come up with examples to help students understand different accounting procedures and practices
  • Draft test papers based on the theoretical and numerical problems, conduct weekly tests and surprise tests, and evaluate students' performances
  • Supervise students during exams
  • Provide personal guidance to students having difficulties with the subject to cope up with the same and do well in their exams

Previous Work Experience

A] ABC Plastic Manufacturing Pvt. Ltd. (2008-2011)
Designation:Corporate Accountant
Roles and Responsibilities

  • Monitor the accounts of the organization
  • Monitor and prepare for the financial audit of the organization
  • Devise a financial budget for the organization, track and decide on the investments of the organization, etc.
  • Monitor the accounts and finance team of the organization

B] SBS Manufacturing Pvt. Ltd. (2004-2008)
Roles and Responsibilities

  • Report to the Head of Accounts Department
  • Make journal entries
  • Make accounting and financial reports, balance sheets, etc., and get the same approved by the seniors


  • Master's Degree in Financial Accounting, University of Commerce, Athens, Illinois - 2004
  • Bachelor's Degree in Cost & Financial Accounting, University of Commerce, Athens, Illinois - 2002


Available on prior request


Tina F. Sennel

The high school accounting teacher resume sample given above will help you to draft your resume and put forth your candidature for the said job post.

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