How to write a cover letter

A Guardian Jobs guide to writing a cover letter, covering: format, forms of address, tone of voice, content and the sign-off.

You can also download our cover letter template at https://jobs.theguardian.com/careers/templates/

Visit Guardian Jobs ► https://jobs.theguardian.com/

More Guardian Jobs ‘how to’ videos:

How to write a CV ► https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CP-wWXjQ4Oo

How to use the STAR technique ► https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ojMt2ktJEyQ

How to answer the ten most common interview questions ► https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=efXCGF3Oo4Q

How to negotiate a pay rise ► https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fs1FewnQBo8

How to hand in a resignation letter ► https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qAIiaJ2z1QE




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1 Comment

  1. January 11, 2017 at 7:00 pm — Reply

    The cover letter is just as important as the CV as it sets the tone and may decide if your CV is even read! Good luck!

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