While preparing yourself for the job of Program Assistant, keep in mind that you should enjoy being part of a fast-paced, team-oriented environment and have a great sense of humor. A lively and energetic personality in addition to organizational and multi-tasking skills is must for this position. Experience working with seniors in addition to knowledge of MS Word, Excel, and Publisher and how to use internet is required. A driving license will be a plus.
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54 Example Street
Calgary, AB S9C 3V9
October 20, 2016
Mr. John Doe,
Senior Manager (HR)
Alberta Children’s Hospital
856 White Street
Calgary, AB D4Z 2P3
Re: Program Assistant Position (Job ID 5744)
Dear Mr. Doe:
If you are looking for a Program Assistant who has a friendly, pleasant and vigorous personality and an enthusiasm to work for improving the lives of others then I might be your right choice.
I am very talented in assisting in the development and maintenance of a wide range of programs and activities for residents to support fun and social relations and to please the body, mind and strength. Particularly, I am very effective skills in communicating the agenda of events to residents and family members.
Through my hands-on experiences, I developed expertise in preparing and maintaining regularity records, organizing doctor’s schedules, booking appointments, performing different secretarial and bookkeeping duties, preparing invoices for dispensation, compiling and analyzing information and preparing appropriate statistical reports. My enclosed resume contains more details about my qualifications and skills which would be very beneficial to Alberta Children’s Hospital.
As an experienced and passionate Program Assistant, I would welcome the chance to meet with you personally in order to discuss my education, experience and skills in a greater detail. I can be reached at (000) 672-5844. Thank you for your time and consideration.