Sample *Private Household Cook Cover Letter

A private household cook cover letter displays the applicant's ability to prepare food according to the personal needs and preferences of the individual client in his or her home. Experience with a variety of cuisine, short order items, and interesting desserts and snacks will also be important to the hiring client. All private household cook cover letters can be improved by showing the job seekers' ability and enthusiasm for doing this kind of work.

Wilma Jones
909 Rodney Drive
Any Place, USA 33333

October 25, 2006

Mr. Shawn Barber
10 Naples Blvd.
Any Town, USA 99999

Dear Mr. Barber:

I am an experienced private household cook with five years of experience working for two families in West Beach. Today I am responding to your posting on JobBankUSA.com for such work in your home. I have completed chef training at Newton Culinary School so I have ability in a broad range of cuisine.

I'd be happy to meet with you in person, show you my references, the recipes that I am proud of and to discuss your specific preferences and needs. I'm aware that it is not easy to find reliable private household cooks, but I can assure you I am one who is accountable and enthusiastic about such work.

Please phone me at 777-777-7777 so we can arrange a date and time that suits your schedule, to meet and talk about our expectations and terms of the position. Thanks so much for reading my cover letter and considering me for the position.


Wilma Jones

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