Cover letters became an integral part of every job application irrespective of the position. Below are some simple steps for creating an impressive and compelling cover letter for babysitting position.
• Analyze the job description in detail to get an insight into what the employer is seeking.
• Start your letter with a compelling opening line that convinces the reader to read on.
• Emphasize your personal value in relevance to the babysitter position in the main body.
• Reflect your knowledge of childcare tasks specifically required by a potential employer.
• Conclude your letter by requesting an interview and communicating an application follow up plan.
601 Nobel Ave • Mason, OH 89002 • (006) 333-2222 • julia @ email . com
July 15, 2015
Mr. Kevin Nelson
890 Olive Garden Lane
Mason, OH 89002
Dear Mr. Nelson:
If you are seeking a babysitter who is very dependable and committed to the total development of children, your search ends here.
As per your job advertisement, you are looking for a reliable individual who can cater babysitting requests at very short notice and has the capability to foster emotional and intellectual development among children, which is exactly what I am qualified to do.
Working as a babysitter for the past 3 years, I have built a sound reputation in taking care of children of all ages, gaining their trust quickly and making sure every moment of my time with them is utilized to maximize their learning capacity. I am an effective time manager who has a track record of ensuring the fulfilment of children’s physical and emotional needs satisfactorily. Vigilance, responsibility and high level of tolerance are the strengths that make me a successful in this role. Being a creative person, I always come up with meaningful and age specific learning activities which children enjoy immensely.
My resume is enclosed for your consideration and credentials can be furnished on demand. I look forward to join your dedicated team of babysitters and start contributing positively in the lives of your client families with immediate effect.
I would like to request an interview with you to discuss your needs and my relevant potential further. Please call me now to communicate a date and time that is suitable for you, I am available when you are. I will call you next week to confirm your interest in my candidacy and to answer any queries you may have regarding my background.
Thank you for your time and consideration.