This  sample Cover Letter for Chaplain Resume will provide you with a good opportunity to make a stand out job application. You are free to tailor this sample cover letter to the job requirements.

Job Description

Chaplains are religious professionals who work in various organizations such as hospitals, military, air force or jail facilities in order to offer pastoral care to a definite group of individuals.

Chaplain Cover Letter Sample

65 Example Street
Medford, OR 65214

January 18, 2012

Mr. John Doe,
Senior Administrator
Asante Health System
Medford, OR 65987

Re: Chaplain (Position ID 254)

Dear Mr. Doe:

I am very interested in the Chaplain position opening at the Asante Health System. I have had a number of Chaplain Experiences that I feel uniquely qualify me for this job opening. Along with my Master degree of Divinity, documented formal training in pastoral counseling and supervised counseling experience in a health care setting, I am able to perform the duties of this position in a cost effective, results oriented and customer focused manner.

My education and professional background have provided me with extensive professional experience in providing complete spiritual and pastoral care to palliative care patients and their families, according to their needs and desires. In addition, I have the ability to perform individual and group counseling; leading worship and ordinances and patient/family education. My enclosed resume gives more details about my qualifications and experience.

As an experienced chaplain, I would welcome the opportunity to discuss serving the Asante Health System. I can be reached at [Your Contact #] in order to plan a meeting time that will convenient to your schedule. Additionally, I will contact you by phone next week for follow-up. Thank you for your time and consideration.


Michael Joseph

Enc. Resume