Writing a Cover letter

Writing a Cover Letter
(covering letter in British English)

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Writing a Cover Letter
(covering letter in British English)

Slide 1 - Tekstslide

In this lesson, we'll focus on things you should be aware of when writing a cover letter. 

Slide 2 - Tekstslide

But first...
....a short review of writing a formal letter. 

Slide 3 - Tekstslide

Why are cover letters important?

Slide 4 - Open vraag

What does a cover letter need to contain?

Slide 5 - Open vraag

What is a cover letter? 
A document that provides more details about your experiences and qualifications listed on your resume. 
 It can explain why you want certain things and show what kind of person you are.

Slide 6 - Tekstslide

Purpose of a cover letter
A compelling cover letter answers "Why you?" and "Why them?"

Slide 7 - Tekstslide

First paragraph?

Slide 8 - Woordweb

Work together in groups of 3 and come up with possible skills, experiences and personal traits that could be included in your cover letter. 

Slide 9 - Tekstslide

Second/Third paragraph?

Slide 10 - Woordweb

Closing paragraph?

Slide 11 - Woordweb

Slide 12 - Tekstslide

Dear mr./ms. ,
I am writing to express my interest in the farrier position currently available at [Company Name]. I am a skilled and experienced farrier with [Number of Years] years of experience in the field, and I am confident that I would be a valuable asset to your team.

Slide 13 - Tekstslide

I have a deep understanding of equine anatomy and physiology, as well as the principles of hoof care. I am skilled in both hot and cold shoeing, and I am comfortable working with a wide range of horses, from gentle ponies to high-performance show horses. I am also well-versed in the use of different types of shoes and pads, and I am able to make custom shoes to meet the unique needs of each horse.

In addition to my technical skills, I am a dedicated and hardworking professional who is committed to providing the best possible care for the horses in my charge. I am able to work independently and as part of a team, and I am always willing to go the extra mile to ensure that the horses I work with are happy and healthy.

Slide 14 - Tekstslide

Thank you for your consideration. I look forward to the opportunity to speak with you about how I can contribute to your team as a farrier.

Slide 15 - Tekstslide