A substitute teacher cover letter is a single-page document that goes along with your resume or job application set. It is usually the first document a hiring manager will read. For that reason, it is imperative that you make it a compelling read.
Even if you are an entry-level substitute teacher, with no experience in hand, you can still make a good impression to the hiring authority. That can be done by mentioning your education and other transferable skills in a way that relates the job description provided by the prospective employer.
The following sample will guide you on how to write a great cover letter for a substitute teacher resume.
Sample Cover Letter for Substitute With No Experience
433 Louise Lane
Hastings, MN 99449
September 15, 2020
Ms. Paula Cox
Checks Missionary School
2 Lake Place
Hastings, MN 84888
Dear Ms. Cox:
I am very enthusiastic to apply for the position of Substitute Teacher at Checks Missionary School. I perfectly understand the district’s missions and goals and am confident in my ability to become a great asset to your school district in the role of a substitute teacher.
Through my education and summer experience as a teacher’s aide, I have developed skills and capabilities relevant to Substitute Teacher’s job. It includes a thorough understanding of behavior management strategies, an optimistic point of view, a strong desire to deliver, good work ethics, exceptional communication skills, and a profound ability to work as part of a strong interdisciplinary team.
I am very excited about the prospect of working as a Substitute Teacher for Checks Missionary School because I will be able to make the most of my potential. My strong references also give a solid base to my job application.
As a fresh and passionate Substitute Teacher, I would like to meet with you in person to discuss my teaching skills in detail. I will call your office after four days to set up an interview date and time. Besides, I will be available on my cell phone at (000) 292-2222 if you would like to contact me in the meantime.
Thank you for your time and consideration.
Enclosures. Resume and Recommendation Letters