A well-crafted paraeducator cover letter can set you apart from other applicants applying for the same position. Your cover letter should put emphasis on the end-results of your efforts and draw a concise and clear relation between your skills and experience to an employer’s requirements.

In the following sample cover letter for Para Educator Resume, tailor the bullet points in the second paragraph as per the skills required by the employer. This format / template is useful for both experienced candidates as well as for fresh graduates with no prior experience.


Para Educator Cover Letter Sample


86 Example Street
Elgin, IL 65214
(141) 000-9999
sunny.smith @ email . com

November 19, 2015

Ms. Sara Anderson
Senior Vice Principal
Illinois School District
24 Some Ave
Elgin, IL 65141


Dear Ms. Anderson:

I am very interested in the Para Educator position at the Illinois School District. I have a strong educational background and a number of professional educational assistance experiences which I feel outstandingly qualify me for this job.

My education and professional background has provided me with broad organizational and teaching experiences. Following are some highlights of my qualifications which perfectly complement your requirements:

• Track record of assisting lead teacher in monitoring student progress, maintaining records and giving feedback
• Highly skilled in working with students on developmental tasks and independent skills
• Proven record of supervising students in classroom and playground
• Hands-on experience in using constructive reinforcement and appropriate assistance techniques
• Demonstrated ability to represent positive attitude and teamwork for the student

I enjoy working with children and capable of developing great rapport with the parents and co-workers. In addition, I am reliable and trustworthy and take great pride in my work as a professional. Above all, I am dedicated to working hard with children and accept challenges giving successful outcomes.

My resume is enclosed for your consideration. I am enthusiastic about the Para Educator position at Illinois School District and look forward to meeting with you at your earliest convenience. I will your office next week for follow-up and can be reached at (141) 000-9999.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Sunny Smith

Enc. Resume