One of the most daunting things that we do in our lives is to write cover letters. Yes, we have all been taught letter writing in school but that was completely different from what the professional world needs now. Letter writing taught in school or even business school is no match for what employers want now. What do they want? They want professionalism, yes, but they also want something new.
The latter is where most of us get stuck. How does one write a cover letter that conforms to newness? It is difficult. Difficult but not impossible! Many of us are not seasoned writers but that does not mean that we cannot write cover letters. All we need is a little push. A few samples and the right language will make sure that your cover letter comes alive.
Cover letters for elementary education teaching positions need to be taken seriously. These 300 words may mean a career break so make sure that you write compelling content. Write all that you are – your aspirations, skills and qualification. Your experiences and your achievements will all contribute to the success of your candidature. It is uncanny how much difference a well-written cover letter can make.
Want to know how you can write one that is sure to blow away the competition? Here is how:
212 M. Maple Street
Tampa, FL 20210
Deena @ email . com
July 31, 2015
Woodlawn Elementary School
389 Rose Road
Tampa, FL 28342
Dear Mrs. Hopkins:
Teaching is more than just a profession for me and this is obvious from the years that I have contributed to education. Putting this on the table, I would like to offer my services as an elementary education teacher at Woodlawn Elementary School.
By leveraging all that I have to offer – dedication to children, caring spirit, creativity and an attitude of encouragement, I know that I have made a positive impact on my students through their elementary years in school. May I do the same for your students? Here is what I have to offer:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education
• Lead teaching experience of more than 7 years
• Demonstrated expertise in creating and implementing elementary education curriculum and lesson plans
• Public and private educational settings: Deep knowledge of special needs population and inclusive education
Making a difference in young lives is what my work is all about and I intend to achieve this with your students through proven teaching experience and my encouraging attitude. If you are presently looking for a teaching professional can promote students’ creativity and confidence, please contact me at (777) 777-7777.
Thank you for your time and consideration.