It also works because it gives them an inkling of why you'd be the perfect teaching addition to the department.
Pro Tip: As you called out their name in the address, mention the school’s name in the opening paragraph, as well.
As the addresser, your address can be aligned to the left, center, or right; I’d suggest sticking to the design of your resume.
Inserting the date of writing is necessary on any formal letter such as an educator’s cover letter.
Though I love teaching students with all my heart, there is no other school that would make me as happy to work for.
I know, should I be honored with the position, that I’d be the envy of the school board! You praised the learning institution and explained why they are the center of your educational universe - who can resist that?
Must-haves include your name, email address, and phone number.
Optional items are your mailing address, social handles, and a Linked In profile URL.
Pro Tip: Remember using keywords on your resume to ensure that it’s tailored? Oh, and make sure you use the best cover letter fonts so they can read it!
You told them why you’re the best possible future faculty member, so now it’s time to explain why this school is the perfect choice for you: Obtaining the world history teaching position at Smith High School would be my dream come true. In fact, several members of the Smith HS faculty were the ones who initially encouraged me to become an instructor.