Sample Substance Abuse Counselor Cover Letter

A substance abuse counselor cover letter displays the applicant's ability counsels and aid individuals and families requiring assistance dealing with substance abuse problems, such as alcohol or drugs. All substance abuse counselor cover letters should include reference to past experience and willingness to work according to the policies and standards of the hiring firm.

Catherine Ennis
909 Roadrunner Street
Any Place, USA 33333

October 1, 2006

Mr. Van Douglas,
Hiring Manager
Broadway Rehabilitation Center
10 Broadway Avenue
Any Town, USA 99999

Dear Mr. Douglas:

I am an experienced substance abuse counselor, having worked for five years at the Santa Luisa Rescue Mission in this line of work and having earned my master's degree in counseling from Santa Rita University.

Today I am writing this cover letter to apply for one of the openings for substance abuse counselors for Broadway Rehabilitation Center, which I saw listed on JobBankUSA.com.

Are you available to meet in person to discuss what I can bring to this job and so I can hear of your expectations of the people you hire? If so, please phone me at 777-777-7777 so we can arrange a date and time that fits your calendar.

Thank you very much for reading my cover letter and enclosed resume. I hope you will consider me for this job-which I am eager to accept.


Catherine Ennis

Enc: resume and cover letter