A Sample Cover Letter for a Teacher seeking a job opening at a local school district. You should modify this cover letter to according to your experience and qualifications.
Dear Mr. Peters:
I have learned from the school trust committee that a teaching vacancy will open in the next semester. I have enclosed my resume for your review and I would like to be considered for a teaching position in the subjects of Math and Sciences in the Elementary levels. I have an educational degree from the
with a Bachelor of Science
degree in Early Childhood Development. University of Bethsford
I am presently teaching at
in Calsford overseeing the third and fourth grade classes. Before this school
year, I was a club moderator for the Math Whiz Champs, an after-school activity
program for gifted students who excel in Mathematics. I also have additional teaching
experience gained through after hours of volunteer work, I tutor immigrant
children in English Proficiency classes sponsored by the Immigration Bureau.
Currently, I am also pursuing professional development and continuing education
training for teachers, a certification program in Classroom Management and
I would like to meet with you for an interview and discuss the teaching opportunity in detail. I am available at your convenience and look forward to hearing from you.