A cover letter is your first impression to school’s hiring committee. If you ignore the importance of this important document, you may lose a chance of interview. Alternately, If you really want to be considered for a teaching job, make and adapt your teaching cover letter to create a perfect representation of your experience and teaching aptitude.

Following is the best Cover Letter Format ans example for Teacher’s Resume. You are free to modify this cover letter in order to make your own.


Teacher Cover Letter Example



352 Some NW Street
Issaquah, WA 36987

May 27, 2011

Ms. Anna Joe
Bright Horizons Public School
24 New Street
Issaquah, WA 32133


Dear Ms. Joe:

In response to your recent advertisement for the position of elementary school teacher at the Bright Horizons Public School, I am submitting my resume because requirements are closely parallel to my education and work experience. My hands-on experience of elementary level teaching combined with my education and enthusiasm makes me an exceptional candidate for this position. With my teaching skills and expertise, I am confident in my capability to become a well-liked teacher of your district.

As indicated in the enclosed resume, I offer you the following attributes in order to contribute to your ongoing success:
• Well versed in assisting young children build up social, cognitive, emotional, and physical skills
• Adept at providing a stimulating and safe classroom environment
• Committed to create a friendly and language-rich atmosphere
• Special talent for utilizing the highest quality teaching resources and classroom materials

I have completed my Bachelors degree in Social Studies from Texas University and consequently obtained post graduate diploma in elementary education. It is my faith that in order to become the best teacher, good interaction with the students is vital – aside from passing on good knowledge. The expectation of what the students think and how they would think in a particular state of affairs is equally important in my view. My enclosed resume will provide you with complete details about my knowledge and skills in teaching.

As a passionate elementary school teacher, I would welcome the chance to meet with you to discuss how my education, expertise and capabilities would be beneficial for your school. I can be reached at (999) 999-9009 or [Email Address] so as to plan a meeting time that will in line with your timetable. Moreover, I will contact you by phone next week to follow-up.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Jane Watson

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