School receptionists work in the school office and provide administrative support to the staff and the office.
They are required to greet visitors and parents, take phone calls, and respond to mail. Also, they are responsible for performing filing duties and updating records.
The following is a sample cover letter for a school receptionist position that will assist you in your job application process.
School Receptionist Application Cover Letter Sample
June 19, 2021
Mr. Ted White
Nashville High School
65 Valley View Drive
Cheyenne, WY 88722
Dear Mr. White:
I am sending my resume as an application for the position of a School Receptionist at Nashville High School, as advertised on the school’s website. As a self-motivated and flexible individual who possesses strong expertise in general administrative and front desk duties within an educational setting, I am eager to make a substantial contribution.
Through my work as a School Receptionist at Cheyenne Elementary School, I sharpened my skills in providing a warm welcome to parents and visitors. I interacted with parents and visitors in a friendly manner and possessed the flexibility to respond courteously at all times.
My ability to establish priorities and maintain productivity despite interruption has been lauded many times. Possessing utmost integrity and professionalism, I work at my best even in times of rush hours. I bring proven ability to meet deadlines and work efficiently with teachers, staff, and co-workers in a team-oriented and self-directed environment.
I would welcome the opportunity to discuss with you how I may excel in the role of School Receptionist. I will call you after three days to check the status of my application and will be available at (000) 338-8228 if you need additional information from me.
Thank you for your time and consideration, and I look forward to meeting you soon.