Cover letters are important to make the recruiter aware of your eligibility for the post applied. They are written in specific format with formal language and tone. While applying for the job of a hospital cook you may find drafting a cover letter bit difficult. To help you we provide you with a sample cover letter of a hospital cook.
Cover letter follows a format of a header, main body and a closing. Every part should be well drafted and well written. It should be of optimum length with relevant information only.
Follow the format to draft a cover letter for yourself. Change the information given here as per the need. We wish all the very best.
Date: MM/ DD/ YYYY
Sub: Application for the post of hospital cook
Ref: Your ad in the New York Times dated June8, 20XX
This is with reference to your classified in The New York Times dated June 8, 2011. I hereby wish to apply for the post of hospital cook in your health institution. I am well aware of nutritional needs and foods. I can cook all types of foods that contain high nutritional value and are tasty as well.
I am a chef by profession having completed master's degree in hotel management. I believe that cooking is a talent that cannot be edified. I have a knack for cooking and want to use my skills for the betterment of the people suffering from diseases. I have done a course on pediatric diet management. I can cook interesting dishes with their nutritional value intact for children of all ages. Also I am well aware of the dietary supplements to be used in patients of malnutrition. I am hygienic and observe proper methods of cooking.
I have worked for 7 years in ABC Restaurant as a head cook. My job responsibilities apart from cooking were managing kitchen inventory and training chefs. I have been cooking variety of dishes ranging from normal daily diet to exotic recipes. After working in hotel industry for so many years I have realized that food should not be cooked only to amuse or to satisfy the hunger. I want to work as a hospital cook now, so that my knowledge and skills are used not just to please the food lovers but to cater my services to those suffering from diseases.
As a dedicated, well organized and an excellent cook I would like to offer my services to your hospital.
Here is the list of the documents enclosed with this cover letter:
I hope you find the enclosed documents herewith worthwhile. I am eagerly awaiting your phone call for a personal interview. Given an opportunity, I hereby assure you that, I will not let you down.