“You never get a second chance to make a first impression!” This is especially true when you are applying for a School Receptionist job. Since employers do not know most candidates personally, they rely heavily on cover letters that provide them with an impression of the candidate’s personality and profile.

So your best chance to get that dream job is to make a good first impression in your cover letter for School Receptionist Resume.


School Receptionist Cover Letter Example


54 Wilson Drive
Charleston, AK 32223

January 20, 2014

Alicia Kevin
HR Executive
Learning Alliance
12 Howell Drive
Charleston, AK 73736


Dear Ms. Kevin:

The description of a School Receptionist and the coinciding open position on your website leads me to believe that you are looking for a candidate like my career profile. Working in the same capacity for five years, I’m confident that I have the necessary experience and skills to qualify for this position.

Having worked for ABC School for a good long period, I have developed proficiency in understanding the work that a school receptionist is supposed to do. My key areas of expertise include:

- Answering and directing phone calls
– Greeting visitors along with providing parking validation for them
– Processing and distributing incoming mail
– Ordering and maintaining files and retrieving them when needed
– Supervising student workers and creating lesson plans
– Maintaining staff development information and catalogs
– Performing other administrative duties

I want to contribute my energy, skills and experience to manage reception activities at your school and am enclosing my resume for your review. I’d like to meet you in person to discuss this opportunity and my suitability for School Receptionist position at Learning Alliance. To follow-up and set a meeting time, I’ll call you after 8 days . 

Thank you for your time and consideration. I can be reached at (999) 999-9999 if you need any additional information regarding my credentials.



Aleyah Aberdeen

Enc. Resume