A child life specialist can be a god-sent to children and families who have gone through physical or mental trauma. Child life specialists assist children and families adjust to normal lives after a particularly disturbing incident and are generally categorized as counselors. Following is an example of a cover letter for Child Life Specialist position.


Child Life Specialist Cover Letter Sample

1204 Osgood Street
North Andover, MA 55553

January 14, 2013

Mr. Anthony Hill
Manager HR
77 Mount View Drive
North Andover, MA 44422


Dear Mr. Hill:

I have been looking for a position as a Child Life Specialist with an organization that truly believes in the essence of providing counsel and care post traumatically when I came across an opportunity at FACA. Owing to the fact that I am a trained child life specialist and possess a good ten years of experience, I am confident in my ability to become an asset for FACA.

The position is compatible with my career interests, skills and expertise. I have the working knowledge of child development and able to assess and respond to age-specific needs of my patients. Moreover, I am an extremely observant individual who possesses the ability to enhance patient care by documentation and communication along with conducting medical play with patients in order to facilitate understanding and lessening anxiety.

Consequently, you will be convinced of my potential to perform well and to make a real contribution to the lives of children. The enclosed resume will provide you with further highlights of my qualifications and experiences. I will call you soon to ask for an time when we can meet. Alternately, I will be available at (888) 000-8888.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Jacob Hall

Enc. Resume