Nursing Assistant Cover Letter Tips

Your cover letter for Nursing Assistant position should be written in a business-letter format. It must contain the necessary items including your address, date, the prospective medical facility’s address, a salutation, the body of the letter (usually three paragraphs), and a closing (your signature and name).

Keep in mind that your signature is part of the business letter manners so don’t forget to sign you letter.

Look at the sample below in order to get a good idea.


Sample Cover Letter for Nursing Assistant Resume


Anna Smith
41 E. Example St. Apt 122
West Islip, NY 36521
(858) 000-9999
anna.smith @ email . com

August 23, 2013

Mr. John Doe
Managing Director
Samaritan Medical Center
512 New Hemisphere Street
West Islip, NY 65211


Dear Mr. Doe:

I am replying to your job advertisement for the position of Nursing Assistant at Samaritan Medical Center, as posted on I have several years of experience in the nursing assistance field and currently seeking an opportunity to leverage my skills to contribute to the well-being of the residents.

My experience over the past several years has helped me to develop lots of capabilities regarding personal care and hygiene. I am highly skilled in escorting patients to and from appointments; taking vital signs and reporting any deviation to the nurse and helping the doctor with physical and diagnostic examinations. Besides, I have in-depth knowledge of safety and infection control practices and have a profound ability to use computer systems. My resume is enclosed herewith in which you will find more details regarding my capabilities and the individual tasks which I performed at my previous jobs.

As a compassionate and experienced nursing assistant, I would welcome the opportunity to speak with you regarding my qualifications and your requirements in more detail. I will contact you during the first week of May to set up a time of interview. Alternately, I can be reached at the above mentioned phone # or e-mail address.

Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to meeting with you soon.



Anna Smith

Anna Smith

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