Employment Counselor Cover Letter Sample

Updated on: August 10, 2021

The saying nothing big ever comes your way without trying hard is so apt where employment is concerned.

You may have worked for years trying to build up a reputation of excellence and professionalism but there is no way that you can be successful at actually gaining a job if you don’t write your cover letter in the best possible way.

Employment counselor cover letters are what give you a window to peek into an employer’s world. They open doors that resumes cannot. 

While a resume is an extremely detailed document, it does not outline the candidate as a “person”. Since employers are always highly concerned about the type of people who will represent the company, it is imperative that you highlight yourself as someone who knows the job and has the go-getter attitude to get it done.

If you are unsure of yourself, it will show up in your cover letter. Never sit down to write one unless you are absolutely sure about what you have to write.

Highlight the capabilities that led to the job experience and accomplishments which you have mentioned in your employment counselor resume. Make your cover letter complement your resume. Make it a set.

Employment Counselor Cover Letter Example

August 10, 2021

Mr. Idris Miller
Hiring Manager
2232 Flagstaff Road
Hyattsville, MD 00232

Dear Mr. Miller:

As a dynamic individual who is accustomed to working towards tight deadlines and difficult objectives, I would like to be considered for the Employment Counselor position at Maximus. I fulfill all the requirements that you have demanded in your advertisement.

My most relevant qualifications include:

  • Ability to interview clients to obtain employment histories, educational backgrounds, and specific work requirements
  • Highly experienced in identifying barriers to employment such as lack of readiness, and providing clients with support in terms of preparing for interviews and acquiring required job skills
  • Special talent for recommending standards of performance for employment counseling purposes

I look forward to discussing this position and my qualifications with you in person, for which I will call your assistant to arrange a meeting time. Please feel free to call me at (000) 012-7412 if you have any questions pertaining to my eligibility and background to work as an employment counselor at Maximus.

Thank you for your time and consideration.


Liam Logan

Enc: Resume