Apply to a job Letter
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IELTS 'Apply to a job' type Letter:
You apply to a job so that the employer calls you in a formal interview and discuss your possible suitability and expectations for the job. This types of job application letters are always formal in nature. So you need to use formal expressions and a formal tone in a job application letter.
If your GT Writing Task 1 is a job application letter, read the question carefully to know what the task achievements are involved. Read carefully and develop your answer. Always begin your letter as "Dear Sir or Madam" while applying for a job.
What to include in a 'Apply to a job' letter:
1. Specify what position you are applying to.
2. Mention how you have learned about the job announcement.
3. Whether you are applying as a full-time or part-time employee.
4. Mention about your education and skills.
5. Also, say what special skills and qualities you have that make you an excellent fit for the job.
6. Say the employer when you can meet them for the interview.
7. Also, outline when you can join if you are selected.
Sample 'Job Applications' with answers:
Job Application Letter Sample # 1:
A restaurant has advertised in a newspaper that a waiter/waitress is required for evening work. It has also mentioned that the prospective candidate should have some experience.
Job Application Letter Sample # 2:
You are looking for a part-time job at a football club. Write a letter to the manager of the football club.
Job Application Letter Sample # 3:
You are looking for a full-time job, and recently you saw a job opening in an advertisement. Write a letter to the company.
Job Application Letter Sample # 4:
You have seen an advertisement for a 'weekend work' in a hotel in the town where you are staying. You have worked in a hotel before and think that the job would be suitable for you. Now you want to apply for the job.
Job Application Letter Sample # 5:
You have seen an advertisement in an English newspaper for a job working in the City Museum shop during the holidays. You have decided to apply for the job.
Job Application Letter Sample # 6:
You have seen an advertisement in this week’s magazine that invites suitable candidates to apply for the sales manager position in a company.
Job Application Letter Sample # 7:
You are looking for a part-time job. Write a letter to an employment agency.
Job Application Letter Sample # 8:
You have seen an advertisement in an Australian magazine for someone to live with a family for six months and look after their six-year-old child.
Job Application Letter Sample # 9:
You have seen an advertisement for a community college that needs teachers for night classes. Write a letter to the community college.
Job Application Letter Sample # 10:
You work as a part-time employee in a company. The company has recently posted an advertisement seeking a person for a full-time position. You want to apply for this full-time job.