Although there is no perfect cover letter for physical therapist resume, but going through some well written samples can place you in a favorable position to determine a format that suits your profile best. To write with an effective physical therapist cover letter, you should keep the following points in mind:

Match your skills with the employer’s job description and requirements.

Reflect your personality in the letter. Show them what kind of person you are.

Read the advertisement carefully, chalk out the employer’s needs before writing your cover letter.

The fate of you physical therapist resume depends on the first impression your cover letter makes. Make sure it’s a positive and lasting one.

Go through some sample cover letters to get some ideas before writing.


Physical Therapist Cover Letter Sample 1


Jason Darcy

4788 Hathaway Lane | Savannah, GA 43632 | (009) 444-3333 | jason @ email . com

December 31, 2015

Mr. Timothy Glen
HR Manager
Reliant Rehabilitation Center
608 Maple Leaf Lane
Savannah, GA 43632


Dear Mr. Glen:

Sports and orthopedic rehabilitation, spine and neck care, vestibular aquatic therapy , hand, ankle and foot care therapy. These are some of the areas in which I excel as a physical therapist. Following are my qualifications which complement your criteria for the physical therapist position at Reliant Rehabilitation Center:

❖ Licensed physical therapist with specialization certificate in therapy of neck and spine.

❖ Skilled in patient assessment and care plan development covering modalities, exercise programs, patient education and therapeutic procedures.

❖ Adept at maintaining all records of plan implemented and patient response to treatment.

❖ National Provider Identifier, Basic Life support certified.

If you want to hire a responsible and results-driven physical therapist, capable of steering your physical therapy section smoothly, call me now at (009) 444-3333 to communicate an interview date and time.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Jason Darcy

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Physical Therapist Cover Letter Sample 2


Alexander Mathew
44 Eaglelake Drive, Durant, OK 22214
999-999-9999, alex @ email . com

December 31, 2015

Ms. Edna Rudolf
Recruitment Officer
Family Physical Therapy
225 Redbud Lane
Durant, OK 55555


Dear Ms. Rudolf:

This is in response to your advertisement in the Daily News for the vacant position of a Physical Therapist at Family Physical Therapy. My qualifications closely match with your job description and I am confident that I will prove to be an asset to your organization.

I am proud to mention that my fair and professional services have been commended by all of my clients repeatedly. My ability to evaluate a patient’s physical condition and devise a plan accordingly has won the confidence of many clients. I am adept at performing all popular physical therapy procedures that aide in enhancing strength and flexibility along with assisting in motor control and reducing pain and discomfort. Moreover, I am physically fit to handle all kinds of work efficiently.

I have enclosed my resume with this letter for your review. I would like to meet with you to discuss the possibility of joining your team of physical therapist for which I will call you after the weekend. In the mean time, if you would like to speak to me, I will be available on my cell phone at 999-999-9999.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Alexander Mathew

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