A Nursing Assistant Cover Letter plays a vital part in your hiring process. For that reason we have created an excellent cover letter for nursing assistant resume which will help you stand out from the rest of crowd.

In general, a nursing assistant also referred to as a home health aide, personal care assistant, certified nursing assistant, nursing aide or patient care technician. A nursing assistant is a trained professional who can work in a range of settings.

Nursing Assistants usually work straight under the management of an RN, or registered nurse. Time and again, the CNA has more straight contact with the individual patients than doctors, experts, or other nurses. This is because the CNA is accountable for direct patient care and personal needs.


Sample Cover Letter for Nursing Assistant Resume


254 White Chapel Street
San Diego, CA 21410

September 29, 2013

Mr. Alex Johnson
Hospital Administrator
San Diego City Hospital
248 New South Street
San Diego, CA 25563


Dear Mr. Johnson:

I am interested in applying for a Nursing Assistant position at San Diego City Hospital that I viewed on your website today. I am very interested in pursuing my interest in nursing assistance profession, specifically working with patients of different backgrounds. I am keyed up about the likelihood of being able to deliver my basic patient care skills through the position you are offering.

As you will note in the enclosed resume, I have hands-on experience as a nursing aide. I am expert in feeding patients, providing personal care and hygiene, assisting in bathing and dressing, toileting and helping residents to use bed pan. Besides, I am also very skilled in taking blood pressure, pulse, and temperature and answering call lights quickly.

I believe these are the kinds of skills and abilities you are looking of in a Nursing Assistant, and I would like very much to meet with you to talk about this further. I will call your office after 10 days to see if an interview can be arranged. If you want to contact me in the mean time, I can be reached at [Contact #] or via email at [Email Address].

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



Alvina Andrew

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