Part Time position in field of Student’s studies

Career Letter

Dear …

Re: __(Type of position)__

I am applying for a part time position in your __(type of department)__. Currently, I’m enrolled in the __(name of program)__ at __(name of school)__ and am looking for an employment opportunity in the field of my studies.

A part time position in the __(type of field)__ is so appealing because of the tremendous opportunity it would offer for on-the-job training and the opportunity to apply those skills that I am currently learning in the __(type of program)__ program. Not only would I quickly become more productive and valuable to your __(type of department)__ department, but it would prove to be essential to my growth as a __(title in chosen field)__.

As you will see with my enclosed resume, my previous experience is primarily in the area of __(type of field)__. I had reached a plateau with my __(type)__ career and I knew that continuing my education was the next step. After giving considerable thought to education, I decided to take my career in the direction of __(type of position)__ and enrolled in the __(type of program)__ program. As someone who is new to __(type of program)__, I believe that I can still offer valuable contributions to your __(type department)__ with the transferable skills I presently possess.

Please consider the following:

  1. My strong interpersonal and written communication skills could play a key role in this type of position.
  2. I am a proponent of quality work and pay strict attention to detail, ensuring accuracy with all that I do.
  3. As a responsible individual with good work ethics, I can be counted on to complete all tasks assigned, in a timely manner.
  4. __(briefly describe other transferable skill that would help you get this position)__

Given the chance, I am convinced that I could do a good job for you. Thank you for considering me as a candidate for this position. I look forward to the opportunity to meet with you to discuss this further. Please contact me at ___phone #___ during the day or ___phone #___ evenings.


__(your name )__

Enclosure: Résumé