Dear Mrs. Clark,
In response to your advertisement in Sunday’s edition of Washington Post, I am applying today for your esteemed Science Teacher position at New Braunfels High School.
The reputation of Overton High School precedes you, and I have long been acquainted with the excellent curriculum and educational offering you deliver to your students. As a teacher for the past 16 years, I value this high level of educational standard and wish to bring my extensive experience with children of this age to your school. I am well versed in all science concepts at this college level, and would love to teach your students chemistry, biology, and botany. I also bring a Master’s in Science Education to the table.
Please see my enclosed resume, and contact me at (555)-555-5555 to hear more about my educational background and experience. I welcome the opportunity of an interview, and thank you for your time.