Nursing Job Cover Letter

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Cover letters are documents that can fetch you an interview opportunity with the employer you want. View the sample nursing cover letter and tips on how to write a resume cover letter. Drafting cover letter taking guidance of examples provided will make your task easy.

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    Nursing Job Cover Letter

    Nurses' job is to take care of the patient, help the doctors keep a track of the history of the patient, administer medicines time to time, etc.The duties and responsibilities of a nurse depends from clinic to clinic. In hospitals the job description differs and they might have to perform emergency first aid, do some cleaning, keep a note of which medicine has been bought from the hospital stores, check the insurance policies and make the entries in their records, etc.

    What to Write in Nursing Resume Cover Letter?

    The content of the letter has a typical format and things to include. The first is the introduction. Introduction to your self and reference to the job opportunity, i.e. how you found it, etc. If you have any recommendation or reference to give, please do so in the letter.

    The body of the letter can be personal in nature written in formal language. The length of the letter can be around 450 words. You may tell the employer your strengths and special skills relevant to the job. Something that convinces the employer or recruiter that you are the right candidate for the job, is welcome.

    If you have some personal reasons for choosing that particular place of work, be it the location or the job profile, or if you like the perks they give their employees, you may mention these factors as well. It gives a good impression and most importantly, a sincere one. It shows that you have invested time in finding out about the employer.

    Cover Letter Example for Nurses


    Nathan Streeter
    712 Atha Drive
    Bakersfield, CA 93301

    E-Mail Address - nathanstreeter@mail.com
    Contact Number - 661759 5839

    04/30/2012

    Jerome Riley Hiring Manager
    Super Nursing Agency
    Bakersfield,CA 93301


    Dear Mr. Riley,

    This is with respect to the employment opportunity you have posted on your web site. I am interested in taking up the position of a Nurse and I fit into your requirement criteria too. The reason why I am so keen in being a part of your organization is that your agency has the reputation of having good loyalty program for the employees who stay for a considerable period of time.

    Given my experience in this job profile I do not think you will have an issue with hiring me. You can expect prompt and efficient service from me. The recommendation letter attached herewith will state the same.

    Thank you for your time Sir.


    Sincere regards,
    (signature)
    Nathan Streeter


    Hope these tips and information given in this article help you draft your personal letter to different employees. Remember that customization is the key to make your cover letter work.
    Last edit by Joe V on May 3, '12 : Reason: formatting for easier reading
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  2. About anathames

    Writing is my passion and hobby. I am into writing articles on career advice and tips. Check out the link below for sample cover letters. http://bestsampleresume.com/resume-cover-letter.html

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