Hope Tucker 4985 Anthony Avenue San Angelo, TX 76903 (888)-587-7157 firstname.lastname@example.org
Barbara Wade Denver Public School 2428 Berry Street Saguache, CO 81149
Oct 31, 2010
Subject: Application for position of First Year Teacher
Dear Mr. Wade,
Thanks so much for your advertisement seeking a First Year Teacher for your elementary school, Denver Public School. I am confident that I have all that you are seeking in a candidate, had am therefore, including my resume and cover letter today.
While achieving my Master’s Degree in Elementary Education from Rochester Institute of Technology, I had the opportunity to work for Rye Elementary School as an Assistant Teacher. This position offered me with hands on experience in helping create and implement curriculum that sparks interaction and energy. I have also strengthened my communications and interaction skills with students from this experience. Now, I am looking for a place of employment that will teach me the right way to broaden students’ horizons and grow within that opportunity for the development of my career. Your position at Denver Public School, I believe can facilitate this growth and opportunity. I love working with students, enjoy activities, and am eager to begin. I would make an excellent First Year Teacher at your school, Denver Public School.
Thank you for your attention to this cover letter and resume. I am available for an interview as soon as possible to discuss your goals for this First Year Teacher position.