How to start
Dear Mr Johnson,
Dear Mrs Smith,
Dear Sir or Madam
What you like doing
I love + BV + ing
I have always/often + pp
I enjoy working
in a team/alone
with children/with tools
I like being in contact with ...
How to end
Why this job
This job seems perfect for me because...
I'm interested in this position because my dream is to...
I have never worked as a (job) before
but I do have some work experience
I'm planning to study... next year,
so this would be a fantastic/enriching experience for me
I know how to +BV
I can +BV
I have already + PP
I'll be able to +BV because ...
I trust you'll find me + adj
I'm very + adj
Everybody says I'm + adj
What you are writing for
I'm writing to apply for the job of...
which I saw advertised in the local paper
I'm writing regarding your advertisement
for a (job/ position) at (place)
I'm writing in response to your job announcement for a (job/position) at (place)
I can work at weekends
and during school holidays
I'm available every day after school
from... to... and on... (days)
I'm free on Saturdays from... to...
I'm willing to work really hard
I think I would be great for this job
This job would be an enriching experience (for me)
and I would really enjoy it
Thank you for your time and attention
Thank you very much
for your time and attention
I look forward to
hearing from you soon
I'm ... years old and...
in high school / secondary school
a student at (name of the school)
a high school student/
a secondary school student