CV and Letters of Application

Want to impress a potential employer in order to land that new job? You only get one shot at making a good impression when it comes to letters of application so why take a chance if you are not comfortable putting pen to paper?

I will not lie for you but I will help you write a clear and compelling case for your chosen career.

Similarly I can take your personal details and produce a Curriculum Vitae that will blow the socks off any boss.

Here is an example letter of application that I was approached to write for someone applying for a post in a school’s specialist autistic unit. She got the job.

Dear Sir/Madam,
I would very much like to apply for the position of Teaching Assistant at your school. I recently had the pleasure of visiting your school and was equally inspired and humbled by the work that goes on and left in no doubt that I want to be part of such an environment.

I completed my BTEC National Diploma in Childhood Studies at Mid-Cheshire College in June 2000. During my two years at college I had a part time job caring for a boy with Autism, this was extremely challenging but very rewarding. I have also had an opportunity to care for a child with autism through my role as a Sunday school teacher at St Bride’s in Old Trafford which has sparked my interest in learning more about the condition.

I realise that The Birches would present a new challenge in as much as I would be working on a regular basis with pupils who have severe and profound learning difficulties but this is the area that I feel drawn to. I consider myself to have a good background in working with children, as my work history shows, and I wouldn’t be wasting your time applying if I did not feel that I have the capability to learn, develop and adapt in order to become a valued member of staff in your school.

I have thought deeply about the role and feel I have the necessary character, personality and basic skills to develop my expertise in this area. I am a quick learner and would gladly undertake training to improve my ability to work with and support the pupils in your care.

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