Nursing cover letter example



How do you write a nursing cover letter when you are applying for a new job?  

When looking for a job as a nurse, often healthcare employers, such as hospitals or clinics, are looking for someone who wants to learn or has skills, like:

  • Problem-solving ability;
  • Empathy;
  • Communication skills;
  • Attitude and confidence;
  • Teamwork;
  • Networking;
  • Critical thinking;
  • Professionalism;
  • Conflict resolution;
  • Can-do, Will-do mentality;
  • Leadership skills;
  • Ability to multi-task;
  • Ability to communicate;
  • Hard work ethic.

There are a few basic requirements for a strong cover letter, such as the following:

  • Structured and written to highlight your strengths;
  • Brief, preferably one page in length;
  • Clean, error-free, and easy to read;
  • Immediately clear about your name and the position you are seeking;
  • Expands upon your resume; do not repeat it verbatim;
  • Includes the person’s full name if you do not know the gender;
  • Limited to 3-4 paragraphs and 1 page;
  • Using common business letter format;
  • No copying of exact words/phrases from sample letters without checking the context;
  • Uses the correct name of the organization;
  • Enthusiastic! Show off your character and personality.

Sample Nursing cover letter

Dear {{Mr./Mrs./Ms.}} {{Manager’s Name}},
I’m pleased to write you today regarding my application for the nursing position advertised on {{Website Name}}. I believe my qualifications and experience make me an ideal candidate for this job. I have a Master’s Degree in Nursing and {{Number of Years}} years of proven experience effectively and efficiently managing both patients and staff. I am an extremely organized, calm, and patient professional with excellent healthcare skills. I have a passion for providing quality care to patients, and the necessary leadership skills to inspire other staff members to provide above standard levels of service.
In my present role as a registered nurse at {{Hospital Name}} Hospital, I am tasked with evaluating the medical conditions of up to 20 patients daily, and developing and directing a rotational system to manage the care of patients and coordinate workforce management. During this, I’ve been recognized as a dedicated, ambitious, and reliable person who has the ability to work without supervision.
In addition, my {{Number of Years}} years of experience as an Assistant Nurse at the {{Medical Centre Name}} helped me realize and implement clinical duties I learned during the course of my education. While employed there, I was commended for proficiently handling difficult situations with patients and their family members. I believe a relationship with your company would be mutually beneficial, as I am seeking a challenging work environment where I can exercise my skills to the fullest extent. I look forward to hearing from you and would love to explain my skills further during an interview. Please find a detailed account of my work history in the attached resume.
Yours sincerely,

After downloading, you can customize every detail, typography, font size, of your application letter and finish it quickly. 

Download this Nurse cover letter now and get noticed by your future employer! Don't forget to add your CV or Resume to this letter.


HAFTUNGSAUSSCHLUSS
Nichts auf dieser Website gilt als Rechtsberatung und kein Mandatsverhältnis wird hergestellt.


Wenn Sie Fragen oder Anmerkungen haben, können Sie sie gerne unten veröffentlichen.


default user img

Verwandte Vorlagen


Neueste Vorlagen


Neueste Themen


mehr Themen