This is an example of a CV for students aged 16 or over. It could be used for applications to weekend and holiday jobs or work experience and internships.

This particular example is tailored to a part-time job at a high street retailer.

Example CV:

Susan Bloggs

10 Main Street

London C1

123 07777 888 999

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Personal Summary

I completed my GCSEs last year and am currently looking for a weekend job, while I work towards my A Levels. I am hard working, reliable and organised and I love working in jobs with a high level of social interaction. I love fashion and clothes and have run a blog for the last year.


Queen Elizabeth School 2008-2015

GCSE 2015

Maths A, English B, English Lit B, Physics B, Chemistry C, Biology B, French C, History C, Media A, Theatre Studies A.

St John’s Primary School 2002-2008


  • Communication - I learnt to communicate doing presentations and plays at school. I honed these skills while doing work experience at a call centre.
  • Organisation - Theatre took up a lot of my time at school, I had to be very organised to juggle this with my school work.
  • Teamwork - Being in plays, I had to get on well with other people. I also learnt this while working in the call centre.
  • Numeracy Skills - I am very confident in maths, I received an A in GCSE.
  • ICT Skills - I have a good understanding of all Microsoft Office packages and I can confidently use all major social media platforms including Wordpress.

Work Experience

UK Call Centre June 2015

In this role I answered calls from customers experiencing difficulties and put them through to the correct team. I also shadowed more senior members of staff and sat in on their calls. This job taught me the importance of excellent customer service.

Hobbies and Interests

  • Theatre - I love drama and I have been involved in all of my school’s plays.
  • Fashion/Blogging - I am really interested in fashion and I started a fashion blog last year. So far I have amassed 50 followers.


References available on request.


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