Position Overview

The job of Elderly Caregiver typically involves direct contact with elderly people who need assistance to perform daily living tasks. Your role as an elderly caregiver is to ensure that a client is able to live an excellent and dignified life even though in old age. The quantity of work you do depends on the health and physical condition of the client.

When sending a job application for the position of elderly caregiver, send a professional cover letter along with your resume in order to be considered for an interview.

The following sample will help you build or update your cover letter for elderly caregiver resume.

See also: Caregiver Cover Letter Sample


Elderly Caregiver Cover Letter Sample


965 Some Ave
Houston, TX 54100

April 27, 2017

Mr. John Doe
Hiring Manager
AAA Elderly Facility
251 New Wales Street
Austin, TX 54210


Dear Mr. Doe:

I am contented to submit my resume as a job application for the position of Elderly Caregiver at AAA Elderly Facility, in response to your recent advertisement posted on your website. Along with my CNA Certification and six years of experience in handling the needs of elderly clients, I am certain in my ability to become a key member of AAA Elderly Facility.

Through my education and experience, I have developed exceptional skills in providing ADL services to elderly people. I efficiently assisted elderly people with the activities of daily living at their homes. Specifically, I am expert in¬†running errands, helping clients in regular exercises, providing companionship and preparing nutritious meals for them. Besides this, I am talented in monitoring client’s diet, giving them assistance with bathing and grooming and helping with toileting.

As an experienced and passionate elderly caregiver, I’d welcome a chance to meet with you to discuss how my education, experience and caregiving skills would be beneficial for AAA Elderly facility. I can be reached at (010) 222-9876 or via email at [Your Email Address].

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



Sara Smith

Enc. Resume

Tip: Modify this cover letter sample as per job requirements and relate your caregiving skills in order to make a perfect cover letter.