Applying for Chef Apprentice position

Career Letter

Dear …

Re: __Name of Position__

One of the primary reasons I am applying for a __(type of apprentice/internship position)__ position with __(name of organization)__ is because of the tremendous opportunity it offers for on-the-job training as a __(type)__ chef, while giving insight into to the operation of a __(restaurant/catering business/etc.)__. While I do not have practical work experience as a __(type)__ chef as yet, I believe that my__(type)__ education plus my willingness and ability to easily learn, makes me a good candidate for this position.

If you are currently seeking a motivated individual to add to your team, then I ask you to consider me for the position. I was a high achiever in all my __(type)__ courses and have a good understanding of __(type of)__ practices. I strongly believe that I could make a positive contribution to your __(organization/restaurant/etc.)__. An opportunity like this would allow me to apply all that I have learned in my courses and give me a great start to my career.

Realizing that it is not always easy to evaluate a person from a summary statement, I would appreciate the chance to personally discuss this potential employment opportunity in an interview. Given the chance, I am convinced that I could do a good job for you in an __(type of position)__ role. I thank you for your consideration and look forward to hearing from you. You may reach me at __(phone #)__ during the day or __(phone #)__ evenings.