Nurses cover letter

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With medical sector booming very fast, there is a good opportunity for both doctors and nurses to find the right job. With the increase in demand for nurses there is a big competition ahead among job seekers. If you are that potential job seeker and looking forward to impress the employer in an effective way then you can take the help of cover letter. By writing impressive cover letter finding the suitable job is not a difficult task. Instead of writing the cover letter at the time of interview, it is always good to be prepared with a well noticeable cover letter so that you can utilize the opportunity to the most. If you want to stay ahead in the competition then writing cover letter along with resume is a must. In other words it makes your selection process an easy task. There are some examples of hiring candidates just by seeing his/her cover letter.

Some nurses simply assume that resumes are more than enough to get a job in reputed healthcare clinics or hospitals but the actual fact of cover letter will be known only after getting rejected by those recruiters. Some companies also made cover letter mandatory for the selection process. A good nurse’s cover letter always helps in highlighting your skills and experience thus increasing the chance of selection.

Tips for writing nurses cover letter

  • Decide the format and establish a proper flow of information. The information should be precise, relevant and should match the records

  • The information flow should be uniform and smooth all through the cover letter

  • Clearly mention the position you are applying for in the subject line

  • Before sending the cover letter, make sure that you have carefully read it and corrected all the spelling mistakes if any. Sign personally at the end.

Nurses cover letter example

Natasha Simpson


Washington – 4672, USA

                         [email protected]

February 18, 2012

Jennifer Lopez

Chief hiring Manager

Apex Hospital

Florida – 1876

United States

Sub: candidature for the post of Nurse Practitioner

Dear Ms. Lopez,

This is in reply to your employment ad posted in the national news paper dated 10th of February, 2012 for the post of Nurse Practitioner in your hospital. I am looking forward for the same job opportunity.

I am a qualified Nurse Practitioner with more than six years of experience. To enhance my career I am looking forward for a good opportunity and I hope your requirement better suite my experience and skills. I have completed Bachelor’s degree in BNS (Nursing) from the University of Brewster.

I am sure that, my experience and expertise will meet your requirements with great satisfaction. My skill set include

  • CCU (Critical Care Unit)  and ICU (Intensive Care Unit) nursing services

  • Knowledge on medical developments and latest technologies

  • Complete administration, management and program development

As a nurse I have understood the importance of quicker and effective recovery techniques. I am expecting your reply at the earliest possible. Thanks for your consideration and time.


Natasha Simpson

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