Resume Cover Letter

Elementary Teacher Cover Letter

This letter helped the applicant secure an elementary teaching position. Bulleted items are clustered according to four criteria as bold side headings, making the items easier to comprehend.

Sample Elementary Teacher Cover Letter

XYZ Company, • 1234 Archer Road, • Gainesville, Fl 32607,

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Dear Name:

My interest in contributing to your school system as an elementary teacher has prompted me to forward my resume for your consideration. With several years of service in different grade levels and all curriculum areas, my qualifications are a match for the position.

Specifically, I offer the following:

  • Master of Arts in Teaching from the College of Our Lady of the Elms.
  • I have 8 years of experience in elementary school environments, including the past 5 years as a classroom teacher instructing fourth-grade students.
  • I have taught diverse student populations representing various cultural and socio-economic backgrounds as well as different emotional/learning needs.
  • My experience includes curriculum design and using a variety of creative teaching techniques to engage students with different learning styles and needs.
  • Extensive planning, program development, organizational and coordination skills combine with leadership strengths, including serving on a committee to develop and implement a performance-evaluation program for the faculty.
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  • A skilled and dedicated teacher, I have excellent classroom-management, conflict-resolution, communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Monitoring, evaluating and actualizing teaching practices to facilitate the academic, social and personal needs of all learners are among my strengths.

If you are seeking a teaching professional who can stimulate elementary students' interests and focus their intensity and curiosity, then I may be the candidate you need. I enjoy challenges, and I work diligently and cooperatively to achieve common goals. Equally important, I am committed to the students, parents and community whom I serve. In addition, I strive to build effective relationships in my interactions with other educators and administrators.

I appreciate your serious consideration.


Justin Holloway

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