Literature Teacher Resume

Annie Mcguire

343 Broadway Avenue

Jonesboro, TN 37659



Job Objective To secure a Literature Teacher position with a school in which my expertise can help the campus.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Successful experience in teaching English and Literature
  • Thorough knowledge of effective classroom management techniques
  • Remarkable ability to maintain positive relationships within the school
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong organizational, decision making and problem solving skills

Work Experience:

Literature Teacher, August 2005 – Present

Benton Harbor Area Schools, Jonesboro, TN

  • Instructed content and skills of English language, literature, composition and grammar.
  • Handled journalism to secondary students, utilizing adopted course of study.
  • Adapted the curriculum to provide individual, small group, or remedial instruction.
  • Encouraged students to express original ideas and to think independently.
  • Evaluated each student’s progress in English literature skills.

Literature Teacher, May 2000 – July 2005

Memorial High School, Jonesboro, TN

  • Instructed students in theater, literature, dramatics, journalism and business English.
  • Guided the students with correct usage of English such as grammar and composition.
  • Planned units of work including content, process, and sequence of study.
  • Provided an orderly and productive classroom environment.
  • Monitored group standardized tests in accordance with the District testing program.


Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature, Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia, PA

Master’s Degree in English Literature, Creighton University, Omaha, NE

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