A child life specialist can be a god-sent to children and families who have gone through physical or mental trauma.
Child life specialists assist children and families adjust to normal lives after a particularly disturbing incident and are generally categorized as counselors. Following is an example of a cover letter for a Child Life Specialist position.
Child Life Specialist Cover Letter Sample
1204 Osgood Street
North Andover, MA 55553
August 19, 2018
Mr. Anthony Hill
77 Mount View Drive
North Andover, MA 44422
Dear Mr. Hill:
I have been looking for a position as a Child Life Specialist with an organization that truly believes in the essence of providing counsel and care post traumatically when I came across an opportunity at FACA. Owing to the fact that I am a trained child life specialist and possess a good ten years of experience, I am confident in my ability to become an asset for FACA.
The position is compatible with my career interests, skills, and expertise. I have the working knowledge of child development and the ability to assess and respond to the age-specific needs of my patients. Moreover, I am an extremely observant individual who possesses the ability to enhance patient care through documentation and communication along with conducting medical play with patients to facilitate understanding and lessening anxiety.
Consequently, you will be convinced of my potential to perform well and to make a real contribution to the lives of children. The enclosed resume will provide you with further highlights of my qualifications and experiences. I will call you after a few days to arrange a time when we can meet. Alternately, I will be available at (888) 000-8888.
Thank you for your time and consideration.