A Team Leader could work in many different sectors and areas of a business but usually in a well defined operation such as a Call Centre, A Team Leader of a Warehouse or a similar environment.
To be a team leader you will need to have experience in the area that you are working on and have progressed up to the team leader stage. You will need to be able to provide guidance and show others how to do a particular job and to teach them what you know and how they should operate and learn.
You will need to be a confident communicator to do this kind of role. You will be able to deal with pressure and be able to channel your work and work to deadlines and timescales as agreed.
If you are in the process of applying for a job, please see the below CV example which you can use as a guide:
Team Leader CV example
I am a confident communicator who works well with others. I am a good leader and feel that I am able to teach people the skills that I have learnt and show them how to do roles and tasks that they need to know how to do for their career.
I am easy to talk to and feel that my colleagues feel at ease learning and talking to me. I work well under pressure. I am a self motivated person and feel that I always have good ideas of how to motivate my team.
I pay great attention to detail in my work and like to meet and exceed my deadlines at all times. I am motivated by having a successful career and making money along the way. I have excellent time management skills and feel that I manage my time and the time of my team well.
Date to Date or To Date – Team Leader– Where?
In my role as Team Leader, I help my team with the tasks that they have to do and ensure that we meet and exceed our targets as a team. My responsibilities include:
Meetings with my team
Teaching the team and new starters the correct systems and ways of working
Managing the hours and positions of my team
Ensuring that we as a team get through the work and more ensuring that we meet and exceed our targets.
University, College, School – For all include titles/subjects and qualifications.
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Team Leader or any management type courses?
HOBBIES & INTERESTS
What do you like to do outside of work?
Available on request.