Writing a Cover Letter is a very important aspect you need to accomplish prior to your employment as a CNA. Actually this is a way to speak about you willingness and desire to work for a hospital, doctor’s office or a nursing home as a Certified Nursing Assistant. A good cover letter gives you a greater chance to get a position you apply for. When writing a CNA cover letter, remember to include the following important information such as name of the person you are addressing the letter to and what you do now or your current job. Also include your experience description, especially in the field or a position you are applying for. A great deal is to have a description or positive reference from your current or ex-employer and a positive description of the potential employer you are applying to. Include a few of your assets you can offer to the hospital, company or nursing home and also list some of your best accomplishments, experiences and skills. Also explain in a plain way how they can help and benefit the nursing facility. Please find a short sample Certified Nursing Assistant cover letter below.
Sample CNA Cover Letter:
Dear (name of the person you are addressing your cover letter to)
As a (Certified Nursing Assistant or your current position) with (experience description in the field you are applying for), I am willing to contribute all of my abilities and experiences to (employer you are applying to). Given my (here you put your assets), I believe I can help (your potential employer name) achieve its goal as a (CNA or a position applied for). I would like to contribute my skills and experiences to (your potential employer name again) and would gladly discuss in further detail how I would accomplish this. I have enclosed my resume for your convenience.
You can contact me at (phone number or email address). I look forward to hearing from you.
(Your signature) (Your name in printing after four spaces)