T he classic counterpart to a CV, cover letters are standard in almost all job applications. Academic cover letters are typically allowed to be longer than in other sectors, but this latitude comes with its own pitfalls. For one, many cover letters are written as if they were simply a retelling in full sentences of everything on the CV. But this makes no sense. Selectors will have skimmed through your CV already, and they don't want to re-read it in prose form.
ESL Teacher Cover Letter Sample Cover Letter Sample a.k.a. Application Letter
(ESL) English as a Second Language Teacher Cover Letter Sample
Below is a sample of a cover letter for a teaching vacancy:. I am replying to your advertisement on the Dayjob. After reading the job description I feel very confident that I have all the experience and abilities that you are looking for. I currently work very near to St Benedicts High School and I feel that a move to your school would suit me perfectly as not only do I have the required skill sets, but I am also familiar to the area and the local community. I am aware of the high reputation a award winning school like St Benedicts has within the city and am keen to be associated with such a well respected educational institution. I feel that one of my greatest strengths as a teacher is the ability to meet each students unique needs by having an in-depth understanding of their abilities and needs. My experiences include tutoring, organizing daily activities, and keeping students organised and controlled, all requirements asked for in the job advert.
High School Teacher Cover Letter Sample
It is with a high-level of interest that I submit my application for the position of Social Studies Teacher, posted on LinkedIn. My effective leadership and ability to connect with students make me the perfect candidate for the Social Studies Teacher position at Upton Learning Center. As a professional educator, my efforts extend beyond academics. I work hard at instilling a sense of school pride, building community awareness, and motivating students to set higher standards.
I have nearly 12 years of experience in the field of K — 12 education and feel I would be an asset to the administrative team of your school. As the current Education Coordinator at Eagle Valley High School I develop and implement educational programs across academic disciplines. My creativity and communication skills allow me to work well with and understand the needs of students teachers and administrators. In addition I am organized and able to multitask to fulfill various projects and deadlines as they occur. My experience in leading educational teams in conjunction with my energy and enthusiasm for academics make me ideally suited to take on the Education Coordinator role at your school.