Your cover letter for a caregiver position is as important as the resume. It is your only chance to sell your skills and abilities and persuade hiring manager to know more about your skills and expertise in an interview.
As an entry level caregiver with no experience in hand, you need to emphasize on your transferable skills and relevant capabilities in your cover letter.
Make the most of this opportunity by drawing attention of hiring manager towards your enthusiasm and suitability for the caregiver job and emphasize your related strengths.
Get help from the sample below in order to write a great cover letter.
36 Example Street
Fraser, MI 65999
sara.chris @ email . com
April 6, 2016
Ms. Dianne C. Smith
Pure Home Care
20 North Street
Fraser, MI 65888
Dear Ms. Smith:
I am writing to apply for the position of Caregiver at Pure Home Care, as advertised in the Fraser Times. Your job description seems an excellent fit to my education, internship experience, caring nature and career interests.
Based on your specific needs, following are a number of attributes which make me a perfect candidate for this position:
❖ Demonstrated ability to provide compassionate care to elderly and disabled clients as well as children
❖ Adept at preparing nutritious meals and snacks
❖ Well-versed in housekeeping activities such as vacuuming, dusting, cleaning, changing bed linens and laundry
❖ Able to carry out errands and provide transportation service to clients
❖ Special talent for making documentation of service provided in accordance with company’s policies and procedures
Furthermore, I am a non-smoker and possess current Miami driver’s license. My enclosed resume will provide you with more details about my skills and related qualifications.
As a friendly and enthusiastic caregiver, I would welcome an opportunity of a personal interview to discuss my qualifications further and to learn more about your expectations. I will call you next week to see if a meeting can be arranged. Should you need to reach to me in the interim, please feel free to call me at (000) 414-8788.
Thank you for your time and consideration.