Sample Job Applications
Winning Application / Employment Letters
The two main areas of job search activity
outside your resume will be:
This page provides
you with sample employment letters and job applications for the average
jobseeker. All job seekers, however experienced in
job search methods, need to write an application for a job that
addresses the employer's criteria or needs.
In order to write
Individualised, dynamic and effective job applications, all 5
sections on writing employment letters or job applications should be read. These are:-
How to Write And Set Out A Letter (Business Letter Format and Reading Principles)
Application Letters (
Explains different kinds of application letters used in Job Search)
See also the
Job Search Index and
NEW AND UPDATED LETTERS AND OPENING STATEMENTS WILL GRADUALLY BE
BOOKMARK THIS PAGE
Meanwhile go to
Write a Winning Job Application Letter
Writing Applications Using Marketing
For lots of opening
statements and resume and letter example of capability statements.
Amazing Cover Letters
Impressions are about expectations.
An employer who is looking for an accounts clerk will not expect to see to a powerful application letter. On the other hand, an employer
advertising for a manager has higher expectations. They will expect a dynamic letter because this fits
profile of the person they want.
Sample Business Letter Formats
Sample Business Letter
Sample Business Letter Format 2
Note: nothing enclosed with these letters,
All sample letters are in PDF format. You need the latest Acrobat reader.
Free Acrobat Reader HERE.
all employees have a good employment record and/or a white collar
occupation. Most sites tend to look at the more professional jobseeker,
therefore examples are provided for a mixture of job classifications
including unskilled workers. Over time letters will be added. For
fantastic opening statements and great letter info have a look at Amazing Cover Letters
Application letter processes and a sample letters
process and example of an application in response to an advertised job
using the AIDA (sales) technique.
Career change letter
to an employer for an advertised job
Cold Calling Letters
Resume Application letter - Cold Calling
used primarily for career change or people returning to
Resume Application Letter
- change of career direction - one relevant job
Prospecting or unsolicited letters for cold canvassing (cold calling) and
Cold calling letter to an employer -
Semi-skilled blue worker
Prospecting or unsolicited letter for a retrenched manual
/ blue collar worker
Cold calling letter to an employment agency
Cold calling letter to a company - graduate
calling letter: Trainee - changing focus within the same industry
Opening statements for cold calling letters- some blue and
white collar occupations.
Applying for an
advertised position over the phone
Follow up after an interview letter
no sample available yet
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