An often ignored cover letter writing tip is to create letters that facilitate the reader.
Many resume specialists and recruiters agree that letters that are easy to read have a better chance of being read until the end.
As you plan to layout your carer cover letter, make sure the final look is soothing to the eyes.
Dividing the cover letter into three paragraphs usually helps.
If you want to highlight your relevant skills, use short bullet points. Bullet points will make it easier for the employer to read the letter thus saving a lot of time.
If you are a beginner, focus on your skills and knowledge.
Here is a sample cover letter for an entry level carer who want to apply for his first job:
Sample Entry Level Carer Cover Letter With No Experience
501 Garden Lane, Berri, SA 6587
November 30, 2021
Mr. Fredrick Davis
Mary MacKillop Care
652 New Ave
Berri, SA 65872
Dear Mr. Davis:
With a certificate-III in aged care from ABC College, I wish to apply for your recently advertised position as a carer with Mary MacKillop Care.
My relative strengths include:
- Able to provide care to and communicate with clients of all age groups effectively
- Current driver’s license with a clean driving record
- CPR and First Aid certified
- Well versed in light housekeeping and daily care assistance tasks
I am good at fostering productive community relations and have a track record of respecting other people’s points of view regarding everyday living. Great attention to detail, along with my ability to follow written and verbal instructions, render me an ideal candidate for a carer position.
I am eager to discuss the prospect with you in detail and to reflect on how I am keen to utilize my talents in the capacity of a carer. I would like to meet with you in person to discuss this in detail. My resume is attached for your review.
Thank you for your time and consideration.