Childcare workers look after and care for children when parents and other family members are away from home. They care for children’s basic requirements, for example bathing and feeding. Additionally, they help children get ready for kindergarten, and help older toddlers with completing their homework.

If you want to apply for this job, you need a well-written resume and cover letter. Look at the following sample in order to create your Cover Letter.

See also: Child Care Worker Resume Sample


Child Care Worker Cover Letter Sample


Mary Brown

61 Example Street, London, ON S9G 9N1
(999) 999-9999, mary @ email . com

June 17, 2015

Mr. John Doe, Senior Manager HR
YWCA St. Thomas – Elgin
34 Example Avenue
St.Thomas, ON C2X 2D7


Dear Mr. Doe:

I am contented to apply for the position of Child Care Worker at YWCA. Along with my Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and First Aid Certificate, and six months’ hands-on experience in child care arena, I am confident in my ability to become a key worker of YWCA.

Through my summer jobs as a child care provider, I have acquired skills and experiences highly relevant to the Child Care Worker position. Particularly, I am well versed in performing the following tasks:

• Helping children with eating, dressing and toileting
• Preparing and serving nutritious snacks
• Maintaining toys and keeping the play area clean and orderly
• Telling stories, singing songs and preparing craft materials
• Keeping records of different activities of children

My enclosed resume contains more details regarding my specific child care skills.

As a passionate and reliable child care worker, I’d welcome the chance to meet with you to talk about how my education, experience and expertise would be beneficial for YWCA. I will get in touch with you by phone next week to follow-up on my application.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Mary Brown

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