The purpose of a child care worker cover letter is to relate your qualifications, special skills, education, and experience to the employer’s needs and to express your interest in developing and nurturing children.

A well-written child care worker cover letter shows why you are a strong candidate for the opening. It is an opportunity to show that you have a caring nature and good communication skills. In fact, it acts as a marketing tool that persuade the prospective employer to read your resume.

So it is in your best interest to write an attractive child care worker cover letter whether you’re sending your resume by e-mail, fax, or by usps.

Following is a sample cover letter for child care worker resume. You are free to modify it as per requirements.


Child Care Worker Cover Letter Sample


652 Example Drive
Albuquerque, NM 65654

May 17, 2016

Ms. Claire Johnson
Manager (Human Resources)
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 65965


Dear Ms. Johnson:

I am writing to apply for Child Care Worker position currently available at University of New Mexico. Because my skills and experiences are perfectly aligned with your job description, I feel confident that I am a perfect contender.

Based on my understanding of your child care worker position, here are some highlights of my skills and background that seem most relevant to meet your requirements:

– 2-plus-year progressive experience in caring for children of ages from 10 days to 6 years
– Specialized courses in early childhood development
– Excellent verbal and written communication skills
–  Dedicated to provide high quality service to children and parents
– Current First Aid certificate from American Red Cross

The enclosed resume will provide you with complete details of my child care skills and related experience.

It would be a great pleasure to meet with you and discuss my qualifications and learn more about your child care center. I will call you after few days to see if a meeting can be arranged. In the meantime, I may be reached at (000) 878-5654.

Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to speaking with you soon.



Marie Clark

Enclosure: Resume