As a highly skilled Career Advisor I read your posting for a new Career Advisor with interest. My experience aligns well with the qualifications you are seeking at Sequoia University in particular my role as a Career Advisor at the University of California and I am certain I would make a valuable addition to your organisation.
With more than 10 years’ experience as a Career Advisor I am adept in student mentoring resource advocacy and career planning. Moreover while my on-the-job experience has afforded me a well-rounded skill set including first-rate organisational and communication skills I excel at:
- Ensuring students have realistic goals and plans.
- Sourcing and collabourating with employers to set up opportunities.
- Advocating for students with resources training and employment.
- Maintaining strong student relationships and acting as continued resources.
In addition to my experience and personal qualities I have a solid educational foundation and a passion for helping people. I am extremely enthusiastic about
Sequoia University’s focus on working with local employers to secure placements and would welcome the opportunity to contribute to your success.
Please review my attached resume for additional details regarding my expertise and career achievements. I will follow up to request an appointment to discuss how my experience and background meet your needs.
Thank you for your time and consideration.
Careers Adviser Cover Letter Example
If you would like to apply for a role as a Careers Adviser then you will need to have had some previous experience in advising people about their careers or some recruitment experience or a relevant qualification.
To do this role you will need excellent listening skills as well as patience and being able to think on your feet. If you feel this is the right career choice for you and would like some help writing a covering letter, please see the below example.
Cover Letter for Careers Adviser / Careers Advisor
Application for a Careers Adviser
I have recently seen your advert in (where and when) for a Careers Adviser and I would like to submit my CV in application.
I have had previous experience in a private recruitment capacity whereby I have been interviewing and advising candidates about roles in which they could apply for, what they are looking to do and matching it against their skills and previous experiences.
I feel that I am an excellent listener and communicator and have dealt with many different people with different skills, abilities and positions. I pride myself on getting to know candidates as I feel that this best helps them into a career or job role.
I have provided advice on their CV’s and covering letters, how to complete application forms, given interview advice and guidance and made follow up plans for them to keep to and keep track of their applications.
I am a confident person who enjoys putting every effort into their roles and I like working with people and making a difference to their lives by helping them.
I have enclosed my CV which shows my experiences in detail but should you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact me.
I look forward to hearing from you.