The job opportunities for domestic helpers will keep growing due to a significant increase in the ratio of families where both parents work. Domestic helpers perform some or all of household tasks, including cleaning, cooking and child care. Although higher education is not required to obtain this position, those with the housekeeping and domestic work skills and good recommendations will be likely to get hired.

A Cover Letter for a Domestic Helper Resume is the most important part of the job application set because it is your first contact with prospective employer. See the following sample which will assist you helpful make your own.


Domestic Helper Cover Letter Sample


210 Example Street
Houston, TX 14101

January 21, 2016

Mr. Charles Smith
Recruitment Executive
AAA Housekeeping Company
014 Some Old Street
Austin, TX 21010


Dear Mr. Smith:

I am eager to pursue my cooking, cleaning and childcare expertise at AAA Housekeeping Company. My diverse and intense experiences in domestic assistance roles make me a strong contender for this position.

Throughout the course of my professional experiences, I assisted clients in cleaning kitchens, bedrooms, bathrooms and living spaces, vacuuming and dusting. My competencies include

● Polishing furniture
● Washing, drying and folding laundry
● Ironing and mending clothes
● Grocery shopping and preparing meals
● Serving meals to the family and cleaning dining area

Owing to a verifiable track record of dealing effectively with children, I can also assist host family in supervising children, dressing them for school and helping with homework. I adhere to the guidelines provided by parents to deal with children and able to stand, walk and bend for extensive periods of time.

My resume and references are enclosed for your review. I will contact you next week to set up a meeting time in which I may further talk about my qualifications and skills as a domestic helper. In the meantime, I can be reached at (000) 878-5644.

Thank you for your time and consideration.



Kelly Andrew

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