When an individual applies for the teaching position in a school, university, college or other institute he has to submit his CV along with a teacher cover letter. These letters give a brief description regarding the qualifications, skill sets, experience and others details of the candidate. These types of letters are formal in letter and are enclosed with CV and other needed documents.

Sample Teacher Cover Letter:


Martha John


St. Peter’s Senior Secondary School



6TH June 2013

Subject: Application for the post of science teacher

Respected Madam,

Through this letter, I would like to express my interest to apply for the job post of a science teacher at your reputed school. I got to know about the job vacancy from the local newspaper, Times Daily, dated 2nd June 2013. I believe that I possess the necessary skills and experience needed for this job post.

As you will find in the enclosed resume, I possess more than 5 years of experience in the teaching profession. With good communicational skills and friendly behaviour, I always teach with an approach to conduct interactive classroom sessions, regular test cycles and exam schedules. I keep myself updated with the latest development in the field of science and technology.

I assure you of my teaching skills and level of professionalism. Please find the enclosed resume to know more about my qualifications, education and profile. I look forward for an opportunity to sit for an interview with you. If any other information is needed from my side, please call me on 8900-987.

Thanking you for your time and consideration.


Ferry Jones