The purpose of Elementary Teacher Cover Letter is to communicate applicant’s qualifications, skills and attributes to the prospective employer. It is written to convince recruiters to see your attached resume.

Elementary Teacher Cover Letter Tips

• Avoid using excessive use of pronoun “I”

• Don’t repeat the same idea; review and rewrite every sentence and ensure a changed structure

• If you have an enclosed/attached document  such as resume, recommendation letter or copy of transcript then type “Enclosure/Attachment” two lines after your name in the end

• Limit the length of your letter to four paragraphs and one page

• Use good quality paper to print cover letter and resume

• Sign your cover letter before sending and save a copy for your record

• Reread your letter at least three times to identify and correct any typos or misuse of words


Elementary Teacher Cover Letter Sample 1



666 Maine Ave West
Houston, TX 65524

October 23, 2017

Ms. Cristina Preece
Hiring Manager
ABC School
2227 Some Street
Houston, TX 65221


Dear Ms. Preece:

My Bachelor’s degree in Education, Texas Teacher’s Certification with Elementary K-5 endorsement and 5 years’ extensive experience in teaching profession makes me a good fit for Elementary Teacher position at ABC School.

Following are some highlights of my attributes which will be of particular interest to you:

✓ Demonstrated ability to prepare extremely well for lectures before time.

✓ Creates a favorable classroom environment that is appropriate to the maturity level and interests of the students.

✓ Well-versed in preparing and implementing lesson plans to meet the varied learning styles, abilities, and requirements of students in a culturally diverse environment.

✓ Highly effective in planning activities and projects that are relevant to students’ needs.

I have a thorough knowledge of Texas Core IB Curriculum. My proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office software is an added strength to my profile. My ability to provide students with varied learning environments helped me fostering students’ cognitive and social growth.

As an self-directed, resourceful and enthusiastic teaching professional, I would like to meet with you in an interview to discuss my skills and abilities in detail. I will contact your office next week to follow-up on my job application. If you need any kind of additional information in the interim, please feel free to contact me any time at (000) 342-2523.

Thank you for your time and consideration. My resume is attached for your review.


Sincerely yours,


Sara Chris
(000) 342-2523
Attachment. Resume


Elementary Teacher Cover Letter Sample 2



Joyce Kinsley

344 Ellis Sq ● Pella, IA 56939 ● (008) 687-3648 ● joyce @ email . com

October 23, 2017

Mr. Kline Fredrick
HR Manager
Community School
877 Heavenly Sq
Pella, IA 56939


Dear Mr. Fredrick:

As a flexible, open-minded and self-driven Elementary Teacher, I am eager to leverage my talents for the development of students at ANC School. My experience and training perfectly qualifies me for this position.

I offer 11 years of diverse teaching experience and the ability to build and implement effective lesson plans based on the given curriculum. I believe in fulfilling the the unique needs of each child and have devoted many years in devising and implementing various strategies to handle children.

Having served at various private and public sector schools over the past decade, I progressively developed knowledge of contemporary teaching strategies.

I would appreciate an opportunity to meet with you in person and discuss my relevant achievements with you. I will follow-up on my application after one week. Thank you for your time and consideration. I look forward to hearing from you soon.



Joyce Kinsley
(008) 687-3648
Encl. Resume