Robert King 3941 Bel Meadow Drive Mira Loma, CA 91752 (909)-322-9800 firstname.lastname@example.org
Alejandro Mcmillan Lakeland High School 3879 Hope Street Portland, OR 97209
Jan 12, 2011
Subject: Application for position of Special Education Assistant
Dear Mr. Mcmillan,
I am writing to express my interest in your Special Education Assistant position at Lakeland High School. My enclosed resume and this cover letter will tell you more about my background.
In the past five years as a Special Education Assistant at Kingston High School, I have been responsible for assisting and caring for special education students, along with developing curriculum and activities for various groups of these students. I have assisted in lesson planning, communication with principal and school board, and improving teaching standards and programs for the underserved special education population. As a part of my commitment to my career in Special Education, I have a Master’s Degree in Special Education, and also maintain regular updating of progressive concepts in this field to provide the best education and care possible. I am a great Special Education Assistant, and would love to offer my compassion, patience, and understanding of this field to this opening.
Thanks so much for your consultation of my resume and this cover letter. I look forward to hearing from you and possibly setting up an interview. You can contact me using the above contact information, and I eagerly await your reply in regards to this position.