Employers and families usually make hiring decision for babysitter position on the basis of complete job application package i.e. cover letter, resume, and recommendation letters. Therefore, these documents should be written wisely in order to be considered for a babysitting job.

Babysitter Cover Letter Tips

● A cover letter for babysitting position is usually your first contact with the prospective employer. Therefore, it should be tailored per requirements of the prospective employer/family.

● Highlight your personal traits which will enable you make a significant contribution to the development of children.

● Create an error-free document on high-quality paper (white or cream). Do not forget to sign it using a blue or black ink.

The following cover letter for a babysitter resume which will assist you making a job-winning cover letter.

See also: Babysitter Cover Letter Sample 2

 

Babysitter Cover Letter Example

 

99 Perth Street
Atlantic City, NJ 01202

January 5, 2016

Ms. Anna Steven
33 South Street
Atlantic City, NJ 06534

 

Dear Ms. Steven:

After reading your job posting for a babysitter, I’d like to submit my resume for your consideration as your job description closely complements my babysitting skills and childcare experiences. As an early childhood development expert who has 2 years’ hands-on experience as a babysitter with different families of Atlantic City, I would be able to develop and nourish your children effectively.

I am a reliable, disciplined and honest individual currently pursuing my Master’s degree from the University of New Jersey. I have a track record of taking full charge of children in the absence of parents. My relevant expertise includes; preparing and serving nutritious meals, changing diapers, preparing bottles, transporting children to and from school, and keeping them engaged while developing them physically and mentally. Above all, I know how to keep the kids safe and amused in different healthy ways.

My resume and recommendation letters are enclosed for your perusal. I will contact you next week to schedule a meeting time in which I may further discuss my babysitting skills and experiences. Meanwhile, I can be reached at (000) 965-2356.

Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to hearing from you soon.

 

Sincerely,

(Signature)
Kathy Wood

Enc. Resume and Recommendation Letters

(See: Babysitter Recommendation Letter Sample)