JOB APPLICATION 6
Iam an ambitious and productive young man with resilient educationalqualifications joined with “real world” familiarity incounselling, handling of students, and abroadbackground of interests and co-curricular activities. I have strongskills in leadership together with the aptitude to creatively andvirtually tackle matters that pertain students. Interacts well withcolleagues.
2015– Present UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN, Michigan
Candidatefor Bachelor of Social Sciences
2014– 2015 CITY COLLEGE OF NEW YORK
CertificateII in Peer Counselling
2009– 2013 MIDWOOD HIGH SCHOOL
MIDWOODSCHOOL (2013 – 2014)
Coachinglower grade students in subjects such as psychology and sociology.
Giving guidance to students who perform poorly.
Giving advice on better study methods.
Volunteering in activities that help the homeless in my town
Involved in youth group activities in church
Leader in the School of Social Sciences
Member of Guidance and Counselling body at the church
Passionate reader of English Literature
Skilledin:MS Word, MS Excel, Lotus Notes, MS PowerPoint, and Internet Explorer
GoodWill High School
Contact:** **** ****
RE:Application for Summer Camp Counselor
Asa motivated and enthused young person, I am exceedingly interested inwriting a kind request for the application of the publicisedSummer Camp Counselor position with Good Will High School.
InSeptember 2015, I finished my High School education. I also acquireda Certificate I in Peer Counselling. The certificate has offered mean assortment of capabilities that will help me achieve the needs ofthe advertised role.
Duringmy late years in High School, I worked part-time as a lower gradetutor. My responsibilities in this role included the provisionof educational assistance in subjects such as sociology andpsychology which are criticalin understanding human behaviour (Sanders & Malony, 2013),advising the students on better study methods and assigning differenttasks to the students. Being a tutor and working with students hasoffered me criticalemployability expertise and has also allowed metogain some experience of working as a counsellor.
Thefollowing are some of the abilities gained concerningthe particularnecessities of the advertised job:
Communication skills: Worked as a primary school tutor for three years where excellent communication skills were part of what I had to have. I was able to communicate well with the students and was easily understood.
Counselling duties: Responsibilities at the lower grade school included encouraging weak students to perform better, and this was well done. Certificate II in Peer Counselling also gave me counselling skills.
General Administration: During the part-time job, it was a regular requirement to employ the use of expertise such as paperwork organisation, processing of data, and management of records.
Myeducators and former employer have highly extolled me for anexcellentdegree of intrapersonal skills and social characteristics. Learningnew things and accomplishing my goals are part of my motivations. Myteachers and former employers can be phoned to give additionalinformation on my capability to achievethe requirements of this job.
Iknow that you will get numerous requests for this job. I,however,believe that my expertise, abilities, talents, and personalities willallow me to get a chance to work in your institution, and immediatelystart accomplishing the needs of your school.
Iwould appreciate an invitation to an interview for the statedjob, and a preceding discussion on my application. With the letter isan attached copy of my resume.
Thankingyou in advance.
Sanders,R. K., & Malony, H. N. (2013). Christiancounseling ethics: A handbook for therapists, pastors &ampcounselors.Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press.