Dear Sir or Madame,
I am writing you this letter to let you know that I wish to gain the job of a helper at the London language summer school. What encourages me to believe that I stand a good chance of winning the above mentioned position is as follows:
I am young and energetic.
I have had a good taste of outdoor activities since my childhood: hiking, swimming and fishing.
As the captain of my schools football team I seem to have good organizing skills and it surely shows that I am keen on sports.
I am ready to work at any time, including evenings.
Ive been attending BEC courses for three years and Ive measured up to the indicated Intermediate level English.
Ive had some experience with children coaching them in football playing.
I claim to have other important assets: I am honest, I am used to discipline and getting things done, I like to take the challenge.
The helpers position is important for executing my career plans since I am going to enroll at the Translation Department of the University of Manchester The helpers position will provide me with an opportunity to advance my English and gain intercultural experience.
Assignment: Write a cover letter for a helpers position at the London language summer school. In your cover letter state:
-Why you want to get this position.
-Why you are a good candidate.
-How this position will help you in future.