As a healthcare professional, you need a highly-targeted resume that will catch the eye of any Hiring Manager in the span of a few seconds as they sift through hundreds of resumes every week. Most resume courses are offered by veterans in the Human Resources field. While HR professionals also see a high volume of resumes for a wide variety of careers, you need a course that has pinpoint accuracy in teaching you the required elements of a resume specific to the Healthcare field, and without distractions. Learn how to construct a professional resume from a current practicing Hiring Manager who oversees both Clinical and Allied Health positions for a large healthcare organization.
Not all courses should be created equally, as not all career choices are the same. This course will provide you the tools you need to build a resume specific to the front-line workers in the healthcare industry.
This outline will delve deeper into the course goals and let you know more about what to expect
Learn what NOT to do - this session will teach you how to avoid some nasty, yet common mistakes. I have included multiple examples of bad resumes. The first resume was one I created myself to show some extreme examples, but each of the additional documents were actual resumes I've received for job applications (with identifying information removed of course). I've placed comments in the margins of each explaining what NOT to do.
Learn how and why you should be concerned about what Google says about you
(and what you should do about it)
Your resume should be crafted precisely, like a flight plan. This lesson will help you determine where you want to go, and provide you the navigational tools to get there. After the video, feel free to open the supplementary infographic to get you on-track with your goals and expectations.
Learn about Applicant Tracking Systems and how to utilize them for your benefit, rather than letting them work against you. After the video, open up the additional supplementary material. Use these sample job postings to practice identifying key words to highlight that should later be used in the creation of your resume and cover letter.
Learn how to optimize the layout of your resume and its contents, depending on the amount of experience you have
Hear my preferences about what information to include here, and learn how to format it so the ATS will detect it appropriately
Set the tone of your resume with direction and purpose as I teach you the key elements to an introduction
Find out what experience is pertinent to include for the job you are applying for
Learn when to specify detailed information about your education and clinical background
Summary of briefly mentioned elements and considerations for other materials and formatting
Learn the key segments of a well-crafted cover letter and view some examples
Learn my recommendations for information to include, and how to appropriately state your intentions in a cover
Here, I'll explain how to be completely honest in your cover letter without sounding self-serving
Find out which document format should be utilized for the appropriate scenarios to increase your chances for Hiring Manager viewing
Here, you'll find my top recommended job search platforms that are not what most people would consider conventional
Learn about supplemental resources available to help you with your resume and job search.
Jeremy Enfinger is an experienced Manager in Allied Health and Educator with over 10 years of teaching experience and 20+ years in the Healthcare Industry. He is a published author and his main background is in medical imaging. Currently, Jeremy manages, interviews, and hires healthcare professionals for a large Healthcare Organization in the Southern California area for both Clinical and Allied Health fields such as Radiology, Nursing, Respiratory Therapy, Pharmacy, Lab, Environmental Services, Patient Logistics and Food and Nutrition Services.