A good cover letter for a resident director position can set you apart from the rest. It is considered ‘well-written’ only of it is perfectly aligned with the needs of prospective employer. This is why it is considered very important to read and understand the job description properly. Analyzing the job description will not only help you understand what the work is all about but it will also assist you write a customized cover letter for each company.

For a resident director position, your cover letter should be short and sweet. It should contain information regarding your ability to handle the different aspects of a residential facility and your knowledge of managing difficult situations by applying clearly though-out procedures. Your knowledge of handling residential facilities in terms of operations and staff management should all be part of your cover letter. You may include specific information about why you want to work for a particular company and demonstrate your knowledge of the position.


Resident Director Cover Letter Example


Bruce Wills
8555 North West Street
Palm Harbor, FL 91201
(333) 333-3333
bruce @ email . com

April 2, 2016

Mr. Richard Hall
Human Resource manager
Florida State University
647 Cole Street
Palm Harbor, FL 92039


Dear Mr. Hall:

I am excited to submit my application for a Resident Director position at the Florida State University because my qualifications perfectly complement your needs. Please review the enclosed resume which will provide you with comprehensive details of my related attributes.

I have a track record of to handling each task with a two-pronged focus – negotiate the best possible way to optimize resident facility operations and create a strategic focus to ensure that the right personnel is hired to carry out the former. My efforts can easily be measured by the well-maintained residential facility of the New York State University, my previous place of employment.

I have been fortunate in handling both student and staff relationships effectively. I develop and maintain awareness of community issues for students through communication and able to initiate efforts to respond to these issues tactfully.

I feel confident that an interview would demonstrate that my skills and talents would be beneficial to Florida State University. I will give you a call to follow-up on this application the week of April 7th..


Best regards,

Bruce Wills
(333) 333-3333

(Enc: Resume)